American Periodicals

American Periodicals Series Online™ (APS Online) includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the middle of the 20th century. Titles range from Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine and America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository; popular magazines such as Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal; regional and niche publications; and groundbreaking journals like The Dial, Puck, and McClure's. You can search individual journals or search across the entire database, or focus your search on certain kinds of articles or images. (Not updated)

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1740 - 1940

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Periodicals published in the United States from 1740-1940.



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