Ethnic Newspapers from the Balch Collection, 1799-1971

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1799 - 1971
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Readex / Newsbank; Center for Research Libraries
  • Languages English, French, German, Japanese, Yiddish
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description This is the third collection in Readex's American Ethnic Newspaper series following the African-American and Hispanic modules. Based on titles from the Balch Institute of Ethnic Studies, it includes more than 130 fully searchable newspapers in ten languages from across the country. This resource assists greatly with the documentation of immigrant ethnic groups, primarly focused on Czechs, French, German, Hungarian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Jewish, Polish, and Slovak communities.