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This special section of The Olden Times features old newspaper articles from or about Maryland & Maryland families. This is also where you'll find news from or about Washington, D. C., often referred to in these historic newspapers as "Washington City."

You'll find old news articles, obituaries, birth & marriage announcements, ads and more. See the links at the top of this page to go to the Index of Names, to search this site or to take a look at the site map.

Each of these was scanned from an original issue of an old newspaper in my personal collection. They appear in the order in which they were added to this website. Be sure to check for archived stories, since I move them from this page to the Archives periodically.

Note: The Index of Names is always your best bet for finding a specific name!

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Mrs. S. SEDWICK Offers Washingtonians the Latest Fashions, 1830

Bartender Attempts Suicide, 1874    CARROLL, PERRIER

Death of Dr. James PAGE, U. S. Navy Surgeon. at Baltimore, 1832

Thomas W. PAIRO Sells Cotton Yarns, Washington, D. C., 1830

BRUST - CHILDRESS Marriage, 1871

HARPER Death, 1855

Georgetown Commencement, students from several states, 1847     Not yet indexed, but surnames include the following: FULMER, LONGSTRETH, RILEY, GIBSON, ALLEMONG, DONEGAN, ANDREWS, OLIVEIRA, SMITH, MILLER, DE BLANC, EDELEN, DUFRESNE, CAULFIELD,  MACKENZIE, SEMMES, MAY, JOHNSON, FOUREY, PORTER, GILLIS, CRAWFORD

James REMINGTON Offers Reward for Stolen Horse, 1871

John MERCER Advertises Farm, Anne Arundel County, 1830

David BARNUM, Proprietor, City Hotel, Baltimore, 1841

Runaway Mulatto, Upper Marlboro, 1830    CLARK, MAGRUDER

Fugitive Slave Case Decided in Favor of Defendant, 1825    LOWE, MASON, INGERSOLL, PETERS, SERGEANT

Charles Hamilton MOORE Obituary, 1871

Guests at the United States Hotel, 1858  Names not yet indexed, but surnames include the following:  JONES, THOMPSON, LEAKE, COLE, CEPBERT, YOUNG, CAMPBELL, DELANEY, TALIAFERRO, PAMEROY, HEFLEBOWER, SPENCE, TURIT, BARBEE

15,000 Acres of West Tennessee Land Ready to Settle, 1845    CLAGETT, PAGE, FOOTE, ST. JOHN

BRIGGS Death, Montgomery County, 1825

Thomas ESCHERICK Death, Baltimore, ,1871

George BUJAC Death, Catonsville, 1871

William POULSON Death, Somerset County, 1845

Whig Nominees in St. Mary's County, 1846    COAD, FOWLER, MORGAN

Robert DYER to Auction Blooded Mare, Washington, D. C., 1846

Whig Nominees in Prince George's County, 1846    BOWIE, CREW, DUCKETT, STEPHEN

Ulysses WARD Sells Coal, Lumber and Building Materials, Washington, D. C., 1840

1840 Catholic Almanac for Sale by R. FARNHAM, Washington, D. C.

GOUGH Death at the PLATER Residence, St. Mary's County, 1846

Piotr KOWALEWSKI Will Tutor in French, Washington, D. C., 1840    Many References, including MIDDLETON, PORTER, WALLWORTH, MCLEAN, BENTON, CLARKE, HAWLEY, COOKMAN

Whiskey & Coal Available from Walter SMOOT, Georgetown, 1840

WOODSIDE - EICHELBERGER Marriage at Frederick, 1847

Wine Auction by Edward DYER, Washington, D. C., 1840

I. O. O. F. Grand Lodge to Meet, Washington, D. C., 1840    CLARVOE

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