Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

This database provides access to selected digitized historic newspaper pages from the years 1836-1922. The database is produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP), a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), the Library of Congress (LC) and state projects. The site is a long-term effort to develop an Internet-based, searchable database of U.S. newspapers with descriptive information and select digitization of historic pages. Several million pages are added each year. (Updated continuously)

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1836-1922
  • Subscription Type FREE
  • Publisher Library of Congress, supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Notes
  • Resource Types Article Database