From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (source)

North star, The (newspaper)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

Frederick Douglass



Published 1847-1851, then title changed to Frederick Douglass' Paper.


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“North star, The (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed January 27, 2023,

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