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The Columbian star. [microfilm reel] : (Washington City) 1822-1829
Place of publication:
Washington City
Geographic coverage:
  • Washington, District of Columbia  |  View more titles from this: City State
Anderson & Meehan
Dates of publication:
  • Vol. 1, no. 1 (Feb. 2, 1822)-v. 8, no. 18 (May 2, 1829).
  • English
  • Baptists--Washington (D.C.)--Newspapers.
  • Baptists.--fast--(OCoLC)fst00827285
  • Washington (D.C.)--fast--(OCoLC)fst01204505
  • Washington (D.C.)--Newspapers.
  • Microfilm.
  • This religious weekly contained sections for theology and religion, and for literary and political news. There were summaries of domestic and foreign affairs, Congressional proceedings, and weather information in addition to news of missionary efforts, both at home and abroad, reports of Bible societies, and poetry. Much of the material was selected. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900.
  • Title from caption.
  • Vol. 4, no. 47 is lacking. Vol. 5: several pages are tightly bound and creased. Issue 31, pages 121-22 are torn with some loss of text. Issues 13-30, 33-39, and 41 to end of volume are missing; not available for photographing. Vols. 6-8: complete volumes are not available for photographing. The microfilm edition contains issues 17, 21, and 22 of volume 6 and issues 16 and 18 of volume 8. Vol. 7 is not available for photographing.
  • Vols. for 1823-<June 9, 1827> issued by the Baptist General Convention (called, 1823-1824, General Convention of the Baptist Denomination in the United States).
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