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Industrial notes from old newspapers

Identifier: MS 0481


The Industrial notes from old newspapers consist of typescript newspaper advertisements by craftsmen and artisans circa the 18th century. These items are arranged alphabetically by name of trade.


  • 1727-1805

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1.251 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

Newspapers included:

Baltimore American, May 15, 1799 - September 1801 Baltimore American, July 1804 - March 1805 Baltimore American, through July 1815

Baltimore American and Daily Advertiser, 1800

Federal Gazette, June 1797 - May 1799 Federal Gazette, September 1801 - July 1804 Federal Gazette, April 1905

Maryland Gazette, 1727-1735 Maryland Gazette, 1745-1800

Maryland Journal, August 1773 - June 1797

Maryland Journal and Baltimore Advertiser, 1773


Guide to the Industrial notes from old newspapers
Under Revision
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Revision Statements

  • 2019-8-2: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Micah Connor.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States