From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (source)

The Shelby news (newspaper)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

Shelbyville, Ky. : H.F. Middleton

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Published 1840-1855, then title changed to Weekly Shelby News.

Library Location(s)


Related Entries Citing this Entry

NKAA Entry:  Early Shelby County School for Free Persons and Slaves

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“The Shelby news (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 2, 2022,

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