Old Barbados Newspapers
Volumes 1 and 2 of
"Old Barbados Newspapers"
(Videotape for size comparison ONLY)
Project (a Series):

Old Barbados Newspapers

  Volumes 1 & 2 available NOW!  

Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Project progress
Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Book images & sample pages
Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Availability, Prices
Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Contacts

Tables of Contents lists
Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Volume 1
Caribbean Genealogy Resources "for days"... Volume 2


The Series: The Penny Paper, The Saturday Review, The Sentinel, Pepper Punch, The Barbados Mercury, The Barbados Gazette, The General Intelligence, The Bridgetown Gazette, The Barbados Globe & Colonial Advocate.

Miscellaneous issues and various dates from 1737 to 1877.


 
Project Progress:
 
  Research / material gathering started  26 March, 1999
  Expected to be a large format publication, due to readable print size.
  Project expected to open to subscription in July/Aug, 1999
  Enough material received for first two Volumes:
            1. 280pp Barbados Globe & Colonial Advocate - 1837, 1839-1840
            2. 364pp Barbados Mercury - 1815, 1839-1840
            (See full Tables of Contents for both books listed below).
  Unable to find indexers - intend to publish a compilation of indexes as a last issue, if book owners will oblige.
  This Project started printing the first Volumes in January 2000
  Completed stock of Volumes 1 and 2 are available for shipping.

 

All Volumes in this Series come with hard maroon buckram covers impressed in gold leaf, extra-heavy weight paper, internal separating blank sheets and five lined Notes pages in the back of the book. Additional protection during delivery is offered with commercial shrink-wrapping and a layer of bubble-pak.

 

Click HERE for several images of the book.

Sample pages
Barbados Globe & Colonial Advocate
Monday February 3, 1840
Pages 1 (180K) - 2 (190K) - 3 (210K) - 4 (150K)
(*Quality of print on these images does not represent that found in the books)

 


  

Wire transfers are available for an additional US$15 (my additional bank fees)
  

Availability & Prices:

Volume 1: Barbados Globe & Colonial Advocate - 280 pages
September 4, 1837; February 8 & 15, 1838; March 28, 1839 to April 9, 1840 Click here for Table of Contents
Published by CanDoo February, 2000
ISBN 1-894488-08-3, price US$250 plus flat rate $25 shipping each.

  US$275


Volume 2 : Barbados Mercury & Bridge-town Gazette - 364 pages
October 8, 1815; January 15, 1839 to January 28, 1840 Click here for Table of Contents
Published by CanDoo February, 2000
ISBN 1-894488-09-1, price US$250 plus flat rate $25 shipping each.
  US$275

Or, US$450 plus $50 shipping for the pair
** if shipped together, both at the same time.
(If single volumes are purchased and shipped separately, single purchase prices apply).

  US$500

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Other valuable and useful Caribbean genealogy publications also
available from this specialist micro-publisher:
VL Oliver's "Caribbeana"
VL Oliver's "History of Antigua"
Kent's "Barbados and America"

  

 


Contacts...

Please feel free to direct any enquiries or contact me in one of the following ways:

James C. "Jim" Lynch
Tel. (905) 764-3637

(business hours only, please)
Email contact available using this form:
http://www.candoo.com/contactform/index.html

or send normal Post Ofice mail to:
James C. Lynch
128 Snowshoe Crescent
Thornhill, Ontario L3T 4M9
CANADA

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Table of Contents

Volume 1: Barbados Globe & Colonial Advocate

Page / Day / Date / Year

1 Monday, September 4 1837
5 Thursday, February 8 1838
9 Thursday, February 15 1838
13 Thursday, March 28 1839
17 Thursday, July 25 1839
21 Thursday, August 15 1839
25 Monday, September 2 1839
29 Supplement
33 Monday, September 9 1839
37 Thursday, September 12 1839
43 Monday, September 16 1839
47 Thursday, September 19 1839
51 Monday, September 23 1839
55 Thursday, September 26 1839
59 Monday, September 30 1839
63 Thursday, October 3 1839
67 Monday, October 7 1839
71 Thursday, October 10 1839
75 Monday, October 14 1839
79 Thursday, October 17 1839
83 Monday, October 21 1839
87 Thursday, October 24 1839
91 Monday, October 28 1839
95 Thursday, October 31 1839
99 Monday, November 4 1839
103 Thursday, November 7 1839
107 Monday, November 11 1839
111 Thursday, November 14 1839
115 Monday, November 18 1839
119 Thursday, November 21 1839
123 Monday, November 25 1839
127 Thursday, November 28 1839
131 Monday, December 2 1839
135 Thursday, December 5 1839
139 Monday, December 9 1839

Page / Day / Date / Year

143 Thursday, December 12 1839
147 Monday, December 16 1839
151 Thursday, December 19 1839
155 Monday, December 23 1839
159 Thursday, December 26 1839
163 Monday, December 30 1839
167 Thursday, January 2 1840
171 Monday, January 6 1840
175 Monday, January 13 1840
179 Thursday, January 16 1840
183 Monday, January 20 1840
187 Thursday, January 23 1840
191 Monday, January 27 1840
195 Thursday, January 30 1840
199 Monday, February 3 1840
203 Thursday, February 6 1840
207 Monday, February 10 1840
211 Thursday, February 13 1840
215 Monday, February 17 1840
219 Thursday, February 20 1840
223 Supplement
225 Monday, February 24 1840
229 Thursday, February 27 1840
233 Monday, March 2 1840
237 Thursday, March 5 1840
241 Monday, March 9 1840
245 Thursday, March 12 1840
249 Monday, March 16 1840
253 Thursday, March 19 1840
257 Monday, March 23 1840
261 Thursday, March 26 1840
265 Monday, March 30 1840
269 Thursday, April 2 1840
273 Monday, April 6 1840
277 Thursday, April 9 1840

 

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Volume 2 : Barbados Mercury & Bridge-town Gazette

Page / Day / Date / Year

1 Tuesday, October 8 1815
5 Tuesday, January 15 1839
9 Saturday, January 19 1839
13 Tuesday, January 22 1839
17 Saturday, January 26 1839
21 Tuesday, January 29 1839
25 Saturday, February 2 1839
29 Tuesday, February 5 1839
33 Saturday, February 9 1839
37 Tuesday, February 12 1839
43 Saturday, February 16 1839
45 Tuesday, February 19 1839
49 Saturday, February 23 1839
53 Tuesday, February 26 1839
57 Saturday, March 2 1839
61 Tuesday, March 5 1839
65 Saturday, March 9 1839
69 Tuesday, March 12 1839
73 Saturday, March 16 1839
77 Tuesday, March 19 1839
81 Saturday, March 23 1839
85 Tuesday, March 26 1839
89 Saturday, March 30 1839
93 Tuesday, April 2 1839
97 Saturday, April 6 1839
101 Tuesday, April 9 1839
105 Saturday, April 13 1839
109 Tuesday, April 16 1839
113 Saturday, April 20 1839
117 Tuesday, April 23 1839
121 Saturday, April 27 1839
125 Tuesday, April 30 1839
129 Saturday, May 4 1839
133 Saturday, May 11 1839
137 Tuesday, May 14 1839
141 Tuesday, June 18 1839
145 Saturday, June 22 1839
149 Tuesday, June 25 1839

Page / Day / Date / Year

153 Tuesday, July 2 1839
157 Saturday, July 6 1839
161 Saturday, July 13 1839
165 Saturday, August 10 1839
169 Tuesday, August 13 1839
173 Tuesday, August 20 1839
177 Saturday, August 24 1839
181 Tuesday, August 27 1839
185 Saturday, August 31 1839
189 Saturday, September 7 1839
193 Saturday, September 14 1839
197 Tuesday, September 17 1839
201 Tuesday, October 1 1839
205 Tuesday, October 8 1839
209 Saturday, October 12 1839
213 Saturday, November 2 1839
217 Tuesday, November 5 1839
221 Saturday, November 9 1839
225 Tuesday, November 12 1839
229 Saturday, November 16 1839
233 Tuesday, November 19 1839
237 Saturday, November 23 1839
241 Tuesday, November 26 1839
245 Saturday, November 30 1839
249 Tuesday, December 3 1839
253 Saturday, December 7 1839
257 Tuesday, December 10 1839
261 Tuesday, December 17 1839
265 Saturday, December 21 1839
269 Tuesday, December 24 1839
273 Saturday, December 28 1839
277 Tuesday, December 31 1839
281 Saturday, January 4 1840
285 Tuesday, January 7 1840
289 Saturday, January 11 1840
293 Tuesday, January 14 1840
297 Saturday, January 25 1840
301 Tuesday, January 28 1840

 

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