N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual: containing a Catalogue of American Newspapers, a List of All Newspapers of the United States and Canada, 1886, Volume 1

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American Newspaper Annual contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Continued in Volume 2. Additional information includes how to obtain an estimate, table of abbreviations, and class publications. Alphabetical Index (to states and Canadian provinces) starts on page 4; Index to Advertisements begins on page 999, in Volume 2.

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492 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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N. W. Ayer & Son 1886.

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  • N. W. Ayer & Son
    Publisher Info: Newspaper Advertising Agents, Times Building, Chestnut and Eighth Street
    Place of Publication: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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  • Main Title: N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual: containing a Catalogue of American Newspapers, a List of All Newspapers of the United States and Canada, 1886, Volume 1
  • Serial Title: N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual

Description

American Newspaper Annual contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Continued in Volume 2. Additional information includes how to obtain an estimate, table of abbreviations, and class publications. Alphabetical Index (to states and Canadian provinces) starts on page 4; Index to Advertisements begins on page 999, in Volume 2.

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492 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Full title on title page: "N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual containing a Catalogue of American Newspapers, a carefully prepared list of all newspapers and periodicals published in the United States, Territories, and Dominion of Canada, with valuable information regarding their circulation, issue, date of establishment, political or other distinctive features, and advertising rates, together with the population of the cities and towns, as well as of the counties, in which they are published. A List of All Newspapers of the United States and Canada which insert advertisements, arranged by counties with a description of each state, territory, and county in the United States, giving the location, area, character of surface and soil, chief products and manufacturers, forming a valuable guide to the judicious placing of any line of advertising. Also separate lists of all religious and agricultural publications, the various class publications, and all newspapers published in foreign languages, omitting those which do not insert advertisements."
"Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1886 by N. W. Ayer & Son, in the office of the librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C."

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Newspaper Resources

The Newspaper Resources Collection contains materials useful for the study of historical newspapers. Included are N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual for the years 1880-1922 and Geo. P. Rowell & Co's American Newspaper Directory for the years 1869-1877, along with union lists from the Library of Congress detailing foreign and domestic newspapers published between 1948 and 1983 that are available in microform.

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N. W. Ayer & Son. N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual: containing a Catalogue of American Newspapers, a List of All Newspapers of the United States and Canada, 1886, Volume 1, book, 1886; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc9249/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .