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Historical Newspapers

This research guide gathers historical U. S. newspapers that are available online and at no cost, including those available through, the Google News Historical Archives, Chronicling America (Library of Congress), and state archives.

Chronicling America (Library of Congress)

Search U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Search U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present

This directory of newspapers published in the United States since 1690 can help identify what titles exist for a specific place and time, and how to access them. Use the options below to select a particular place and time, using keywords to locate specific titles. Titles currently listed: 152,524.

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NewspaperCat (Catalog of Historical Newspapers)

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