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Title Newspaper article titled "First Newspaper West of the Blue Ridge Published Here"
Catalog Number 2009.1.648
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Scope & Content Article describing the Library of Congress discovery by R.D. Stoner, Fincastle historian, of the first newspaper published west of the Blue Ridge, circa 1800, published in Fincastle. Includes description of contents. Hand dated 1962.

Subjects Newspapers
Search Terms Fincastle Herald
Fincastle Newspapers
People Ammen, David
Amen, David
Stoner, R.D.
Bowyer, Henry
Breckenridge, James
King, Wigton
Haden, Anthony
Date 1962
Collection Dorothy S. Kessler Collection
Copyright Fincastle Herald, republished by permission