The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893)
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The Maitland Mercury is Australia's third oldest regional newspaper, preceded only by the Geelong Advertiser (estab. 1840) and the Launceston Examiner (estab. 1842). The Maitland Mercury was established in 1843 when it was called The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser. The Maitland Mercury is still in circulation serving the city of Maitland and the surrounding Lower Hunter Valley.See the full Wikipedia entry
- The Maitland mercury, and Hunter River general advertiser [electronic resource].
- Maitland, N.S.W. : Thomas William Tucker and Richard Jones, 1843-
- 50 v. ; 53 cm.
- Caption title.
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Also available in microfilm. Balgowlah, N.S.W. : filmed by W. & F. Pascoe for Australian Cooperative Digitisation Project, 1997.
Also available in print.
Digital file Sydney Digitised by W. & F. Pascoe for the Australian Cooperative Digitisation Project 1997 5,502 files Vol. 1, no. 1 (Sat., Jan. 7, 1843)-v. 13, no. 1199 (Sat., Dec. 29, 1855) Bitonal digital files scanned from 35 mm microfilm at a minimum resolution of 400 dpi to TIFF version 6.0, compressed using ITU Group 4 compression converted to multipage PDF by NLA for online copy
Split into: Maitland daily mercury, and: Maitland weekly mercury.
- Life Dates
- Vol. 1, no. 1 (Saturday, Jan. 7, 1843)-
Ceased v. 50, no. 7128 (Saturday, Dec. 30, 1893)
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