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Colored News (Berea newspaper)

The "Colored News" column ran for a few issues in 1913 in Berea, KY's Citizen newspaper. The Citizen, founded in 1899, was sponsored by Berea College. The paper was initially a recruitment tool for white students. See "Colored News," Citizen, 08/28/1913, p. 4; 09/11/1913, p. 4; and 12/11/1913, p. 4. Available online, 1899-1920, at Kentucky Digital Library - Newspapers and Chronicling America.

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NKAA Source: The Citizen (newspaper) (Berea, KY)

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“Colored News (Berea newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 27, 2022,

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