First U.S. newspaper

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

The first successful daily newspaper, Pennsylvania Packet & General Advertiser, was published on 21 September.

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Richert, Lucas Paul. "First U.S. newspaper". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009; last revised 30 November -1.
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