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Unicorn Times

 Digital Collection
Identifier: dcpl_unicorn
Unicorn Times in Dig DC
Unicorn Times in Dig DC


  • Creation: 1973 - 1985



The Unicorn Times collection includes digitized editions of the arts newspaper dating from October 1973 to May 1985. Some issues of the newspaper are misnumbered.

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Biographical / Historical

The Unicorn Times was a small-run music and arts newspaper published in Washington, DC from 1973 to 1985. Its coverage included music news, performer profiles, reviews, and information of interest to local fans and artists. In early years, the paper’s focus was primarily on folk, blues, bluegrass, and southern rock music. Unicorn Times billed itself as "Washington's most complete entertainment calendar since 1973."

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Repository Details

Part of the The People's Archive, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library Repository

901 G Street NW
4th Floor East
Washington DC 20001