Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

1827 Newspaper Archives

Discover original and authentic news and headlines of the past using 1827 newspapers!

Search 1827 Newspapers

Research your ancestors and family tree, historical events, famous people and so much more!

Historical Events

Unearth Your Ancestors and Family History in Newspapers from 1827.

The year 1827 was filled with important events, many of which can be further discovered through our archive. Some of the revolutionary events that can be found through NewspaperArchive from the year 1827 include the incorporation of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, the establishment of the Freedom's Journal, the establishment of the Maryland Democratic Party, the signing of the Treaty of London, the establishment of the Diocese of Honolulu, and so much more! Each title is available individually, and all are searchable via an interface that allows users to easily view, search, zoom, print and save digital page images.

Historical Events
For Year 1827

There is no better source of the stories of yesterday, as they were actually told, than Newspaper Archives. Discover your ancestry with records from every world history event and find treasures that simply aren't available anywhere else. Newspaper Archives have preserved essential accounts of your family, famous people and events that shaped this nation for hundreds of years. What will you discover?

February 28, 1827

The incorporation of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad as America's first commercial transporting railroad of people and freight takes place.
Read More

March 7, 1827

Carmen de Patagones, Argentina's temporary naval base is attacked by Brazilian marines who are defeated by the locals.
Read More

March 7, 1827

The abduction of heiress Ellen Turner by future politician of New Zealand Edward Gibbon Wakefield takes place.
Read More

March 16, 1827

The establishment of the Freedom's Journal by John Russwurm as America's first African-American owned newspaper takes place in New York City.
Read More

April 7-8, 1827

Argentine vessels are defeated by the Brazilian Imperial Navy during the Battle of Monte Santiago.
Read More

April 10, 1827

The succession of Lord Liverpool by George Canning for British Prime Minister takes place.
Read More

Apr 26 - May 24, 1827

The first Transatlantic Crossing by steam is made by the Curaçao paddle steamer of the Royal Netherlands Navy.
Read More

May 20 - Jul 9, 1827

The Ottoman Viceroy Mehmet Ali Pasha of Egypt presents Zarafa the giraffe to King Charles X of France as the first giraffe in Europe for over three centuries.
Read More

May 21, 1827

The establishment of the Maryland Democratic Party by Andrew Jackson's supporters takes place in Baltimore.
Read More

May 25, 1827

A French patent is granted to Petrache Poenaru for the first fountain pen containing a replaceable ink cartridge.
Read More

July 14, 1827

The establishment of the Diocese of Honolulu takes place. Read More

July 6, 1827

The Treaty of London, demanding that the Turks agree to an armistice in Greece, is made between France, Britain, and Russia during the Greek War of Independence.
Read More

September 4, 1827

The majority of the city of Turku is destroyed by the Great Fire in Finland. Read More

September 20, 1827

A land grant is approved for 215 acres on the north bank of Rio Grande, building the first residency on what is now El Paso, Texas.
Read More

October 20, 1827

The Turko-Egyptian fleet in Greece is destroyed by British, French, and Russian naval forces during the Battle of Navarino in the Greek War of Independence.
Read More

Browse 1827 Newspaper Archives

Tap into that historic information without the hassle of manually sorting through mounds of papers. All of these 1827 events have been preserved in various newspapers and can be researched using our extensive newspaper collection of 155+ million of pages with detailed documentation of many of the World's most prominent historical events.

Browse by location is an easy-to-use feature that allows you to quickly identify the publications in our collection that occur within a specific country, state or city.