The Boston Weekly Advertiser
TypeWeekly newspaper
PublisherGreen & Russell
Founded1757
LanguageEnglish
Ceased publication1775
HeadquartersBoston, Massachusetts

The Boston Weekly Advertiser (1757–1775), also called The Boston Post-Boy & Advertiser was a weekly newspaper published in Boston, Massachusetts by John Green (1727–1787) and Joseph Russell (1734–1795).[1]

The paper "loyally sustained the British Government" during the American Revolution.[2]

Nathaniel Mills and John Hicks published the paper in its final years, 1773–1775.[3][4]

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References

  1. ^ Isaiah Thomas. The History of Printing in America: With a Biography of Printers, and an Account of Newspapers. From the press of Isaiah Thomas, 1874.
  2. ^ King's hand-book of Boston. Moses King. 1889.
  3. ^ a b https://www.loc.gov/rr/news/18th/massachusetts.html
  4. ^ Joseph Tinker Buckingham. Specimens of newspaper literature: with personal memoirs, anecdotes, and reminiscences; v.1. Redding and Co., 1852.