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)



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Library of Congress, supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities


List of newspapers covered:

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Article Database

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