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Jacksonville Free Press

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Jacksonville Free Press
TypeWeekly newspaper
Founder(s)Rita Carter Perry
Founded1986; 38 years ago (1986)
Headquarters1122 W. Edgewood Avenue
CityJacksonville, Florida
CountryUnited States
OCLC number19095970

The Jacksonville Free Press is a weekly newspaper serving the African-American community of Jacksonville, Florida.[1] The newspaper was founded in 1986 by Rita Carter Perry, Florida's first female founding publisher.[2][3]

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  1. ^ "Chronicling America: About The Jacksonville free press". Retrieved December 7, 2018.
  2. ^ Maule, Dana (September 22, 2018). "Florida's first female founding publisher laid to rest". WJXT. Retrieved October 2, 2019.
  3. ^ "Rita Carter Perry, Florida's first founding female publisher". The Philadelphia Tribune. September 20, 2018. Retrieved February 17, 2019.

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