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The Afro-American Mission Herald (Louisville, KY newspaper)

Selected issues of The Afro-American Mission Herald, 1900-1901, are available online at the Kentucky Digital Newspaper Program. The newspaper was originally published in Louisville, KY, by the Foreign Mission Board of the National Baptist Convention of the United States of America. The publication kept missionaries and others informed about the work being done abroad. The newspaper remained in Louisville for eleven years and was then moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The newspaper changed its name to Mission Herald, and it is still in print today.

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