The Virginia gazette
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 Material Information
Title: The Virginia gazette
Uniform Title: Virginia gazette (Williamsburg, Va. : 1736)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Printed by W. Parks
Place of Publication: Williamsburg Va
Williamsburg Va
Publication Date: 1736-1780
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Williamsburg (Va.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Richmond (Va.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Williamsburg County (Va.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Richmond County (Va.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Richmond
United States -- Virginia -- Williamsburg -- Williamsburg
Citation/Reference: Brigham, C.S. Amer. newspapers
Additional Physical Form: Available on microfilm from the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture ; Institute for Institute of Early American Hist. and Culture, the Library of Virginia, and the Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began 1736. Ceased 1781.
Numbering Peculiarities: In accordance with the Julian calendar, from 1736-<1739> issues for Jan. 1-Mar. 24 carry the previous year in their date. From <1740>-1751 issues for Jan. 1-Mar. 24 carry both years in their date.
Numbering Peculiarities: Suspended <May>-Dec. 1750; Nov. 1765-Feb. 1766.
Numbering Peculiarities: Numeric designation began again with no. 1, Jan. 3, 1751?, and again with no. 1, Feb. 12, 1779.
General Note: Publishers : William Parks <1736-1750>, William Hunter <1751-1761>, Joseph Royle and Co. <1761-1766>, <Alexander Purdie and Co. <1766>, Alexander Purdie and John Dixon <1766-1774>, John Dixon and William Hunter <1775-1778>, Dixon and Nicholson, <1779-1780>.
General Note: Published in Richmond, Va., <May 9>, 1780-1781.
General Note: Description based on: No. 6 (Sept. 3-Sept. 10, 1736).
General Note: Latest issue consulted: No. 77 (Aug. 29, 1780).
 Record Information
Source Institution: Historical Newspaper Catalog
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 11078785
lccn - sn 84024739
System ID: HNC0000349:00001
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Succeeded by: Virginia gazette, or weekly advertiser
Succeeded by: Virginia gazette, or, the independent chronicle

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