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Full text access to numerous historic papers, such as The Charleston Mercury, The Christian Recorder, The Civil War: a Newspaper Perspective, The Colored American, Frederick Douglass Paper, Freedom's Journal, The New York Herald, The Pennsylvania Gazette, Provincial Freeman, and the Weekly Advocate.
Provides full-text access to these African American newspapers: Baltimore Afro American (189301988) and New York Amersterdam News (1922-1993). Selected others include The Nashville Tennessean (1812-1922), the Atlanta Constitution (1868-1945), The Chicago Defender (1910-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1990), The LA Times (1881-1990),The New York Times (1851-2010), and The Washington Post (1877-1997). Search all titles at once, singly, or in any combination.
From Marist College, a "Library Pathfinder" listing of more than 65 Historical African American Newspapers available online. Most entries are freely available. All regions of the country are included. Dates covered are "Antebellum and Civil War Era, 1800-1865" to "20th and 21st Centuries".
Microfilm Newspaper Collections
We have a large collection of newspapers in microfilm format. The shortcoming of using these is: NO INDEXING. The list is alphabetical by state, followed by alphabetical by country. Click on the link below for title, dates of coverage, and location information.
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