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African American Newspapers Forum

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™

Quoting from a Press release FYI
ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ is the definitive newspaper digital archive offering full-text and full-image articles for significant newspapers dating back to the 18th Century. As part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ program, every issue of each title includes the complete paper-cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. The full collection of ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ contains nearly 30 million digitized pages.

The ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ program also includes the American Jewish Newspapers collection, Black Newspapers collection, International newspapers, and the Civil War Era. American Jewish Newspapers enable researchers to investigate Jewish immigration, genealogy, history and so much more. The Black Newspapers collection provides access to nine titles including the Chicago Defender and Baltimore Afro-American. ProQuest Civil War Era is a collection of eight newspapers and pamphlets covering the slavery and anti-slavery movements of the 1840s and 1850s to General Lee's surrender and the end of the American Civil War. All collections are cross-searchable with all of the titles in the ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ program providing a diverse collection of primary resources for researchers.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ provides easy access to the past. Researchers can search 21 different article types to find exactly what they are looking for, including:
News
Editorials
Letters to the Editor
Obituaries
Birth and Marriage Announcements
Stock Photos
Advertisements
…and more

ProQuest Historical Newspapers features the following titles:
The Arizona Republican—1890-1922
Atlanta Constitution—1868-1945
The Baltimore Sun—1837-1987
The Boston Globe—1872-1981
The Chicago Tribune—1849-1989
The Christian Science Monitor—1908-1999
Cincinnati Enquirer—1841-1922
Detroit Free Press—1831-1922
Hartford Courant—1764-1987
Indianapolis Star—1903-1922
Los Angeles Times—1881-1989
Louisville Courier-Journal—1830-1922
Nashville Tennessean—1812-1922
The New York Times (1851-2009) with Index—(1851-1993)
New York Tribune / Herald Tribune—1841-1962
Newsday—1940-1984
San Francisco Chronicle—1865-1922
St. Louis Post-Dispatch—1874-1922
Wall Street Journal—1889-1995
Washington Post—1877-1996
International Newspapers:
The Globe and Mail—1844-2009 New!
The Guardian (1821-2003) & The Observer—(1791-2003)
Irish Times (1859-2011) & Weekly Irish Times—(1876-1958)
Jerusalem Post—1932-1988
The Scotsman—1817-1950
The Times of India—1838-2003
Toronto Star—1894-2011 Coming Soon!

Black Newspapers:
Atlanta Daily World—1931-2003
The Baltimore Afro-American—1893-1988
Cleveland Call & Post—1934-1991
Chicago Defender—1910-1975
Los Angeles Sentinel—1934-2005
New York Amsterdam News—1922-1993
The Norfolk Journal & Guide—1921-2003
The Philadelphia Tribune—1912-2001
Pittsburgh Courier—1911-2002

American Jewish Newspapers:
The American Hebrew & Jewish Messenger—1857-1922
The American Israelite—1854-2000
The Jewish Advocate—1905-1990
Jewish Exponent—1887-1990

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