Guyana Colonial Newspapers

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This site contains transcripts and images of early 19th century newspapers from the colonies that made up present day Guyana. Newspapers from this era form a valuable source of information as many primary sources have been lost.

This material has been transcribed by John Wilmer from microfilm.

  • Background - background information on Guyanese colonial newspapers.
  • Description - details of the approach taken in transcription.
  • Transcripts - the newspaper transcriptions.
  • Indexes - people and plantations referred to in the transcriptions.
  • Search - search this site using MSN or Google.
  • Assist - help with locating and transcribing Guyanese colonial newspapers.
  • Discuss - discuss the contents with others interested in history from this era.
  • Images - a small selection of scanned images of the material being transcribed.
  • What's New - details of new and updated transcripts and indexes.

Created: 28 March 2003   Last modified:     Creator: Wilmer, John Lance    Maintainer: Rodney Van Cooten
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