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Historic Maryland Newspaper Essay: Aegis & Intelligencer

dc.contributor.authorMcElrath, Douglas
dc.identifier.citationNational Digital Newspaper Projecten_US
dc.description.abstractFounded in 1856 in Bel Air, the county seat of Harford County, MD, the Aegis was a pro-southern paper in a decidedly Unionist community. This led to the departure of the founding editor, John Cox, in 1862. After the Civil War, the newspaper chronicled the growth of the local economy centered on food canning.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThis essay was written to fulfill the requirements established by the National Digital Newspaper Project, based at the Library of Congress and funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.en_US
dc.publisherLibrary of Congressen_US
dc.subjectMaryland Newspapersen_US
dc.titleHistoric Maryland Newspaper Essay: Aegis & Intelligenceren_US
dc.relation.isAvailableAtDigital Repository at the University of Marylanden_us
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland Librariesen_us
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland (College Park, MD)en_us

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