Falmouth Gazette, 1785

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Benjamin Titcomb was the publisher of Maine's first newspaper, The Falmouth Gazette. The newspaper was established to promote separation from Massachusetts.

The image is the front page of the first edition of the paper.

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About This Item

  • Title: Falmouth Gazette, 1785
  • Creator: Falmouth Gazette
  • Creation Date: 1785
  • Subject Date: 1785
  • State: MA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Newspapers 1-41
  • Collection: Newspapers
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
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