The Boston Globe
Massachusetts Daily Newspapers
|The Boston Globe was started in 1872 by Boston businessmen, led by Eben Jordan. The first issue was published March 4, 1872 and cost just four cents. The Globe was a private company up until 1973 when it became a subsidiary of the newly formed Affiliated Publications. The Boston Globe relocated its building to the Dorchester section of Boston in 1958, where it currently resides.