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At Enoch Pratt

Baltimore Sun

Founded by 1837 by Arunah Shepherdson Abell in 1837, the Sun remains Baltimore's newspaper of record. The most complete index to the Sun is held in the Maryland Department at the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

--- For a history of the Sun, see Harold A. Williams. 1987. The Baltimore Sun, 1837-1987. Baltimore, MD: JHU Press.

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The JHU Libraries have the following years of the Baltimore Sun and a few related publications:

Baltimore Sun ONLINE

Baltimore Sun IN PRINT

Baltimore Sun in MICROFILM

Baltimore Sun Blogs

Baltimore Sun Sunday

Baltimore Daily Gazette


Special Collections

Baltimore News American

  • A digital collection, hosted by University of Maryland

Baltimore News American Photograph Collection