The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842)
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The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser was the first newspaper printed in Australia, running from 5 March 1803 until 20 October 1842. It was an official publication of the government of New South Wales, authorised by Governor King and printed by George Howe. On 14 October 1824, under the editorship of Robert Howe, it ceased to be censored by the colonial government.See the full Wikipedia entry
- The Sydney gazette, and New South Wales advertiser [electronic resource].
- Sydney : G. Howe, 1803-1842.
- 40 v. ; 32 cm.
- Publisher varies.
1827- : 57 cm.
"Thus we hope to prosper".
"The first Australian newspaper" - Ferguson.
Digitised as part of the Australian Newspapers service which allows access to historic Australian newspapers.
Also available in print and on microfilm.
Electronic reproduction. Canberra, A.C.T., : National Library of Australia, 2008-2009 (Australian newspapers). Vol. 1, no. 1 (Mar. 5, 1803)-v. 40, no. 4503 (Oct. 20, 1842). Mode of access: World Wide Web.
- Life Dates
- Vol. 1, no. 1 (Mar. 5, 1803)-v. 40, no. 4503 (Oct. 20, 1842).
- Australia New South Wales Sydney.
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The National Library of Australia acknowledges the use of newspapers and microfilm owned by the State Library of New South Wales for the digitisation of this title.