Eighteenth-Century American Newspapers in the Library of Congress
704. The Knoxville gazette. bi-w., Nov. 5,
1791-Aug. 1, 1796.
Note: This paper was first printed at
Rogersville, a town about fifty miles from Knoxville;
removed to Knoxville with the issue of Oct. 6, 1792,
Knoxville having been laid out the preceding year.
This was the first newspaper published in Tennessee.
The last issue located is that of Aug. 1, 1796.
Continued by the Knoxville gazette, and weekly
advertiser, the first issue located of the new
title being that of Nov. 7, 1796, no. 2.
Publisher: Nov. 5, 1791, George Roulstone and
May 4, 1793, George Roulstone & co.
Feb. 27, 1795, George Roulstone.
L.C. file contains:
June 1, 15 (mutilated).
Box 29, Fol. 30
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