Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
Search and view a large selection of digitized American historical newspaper titles from 1860-1922, or locate microfilmed copies of newspapers using the comprehensive "U.S. Newspapers Directory, 1690-the present."
New York City History;
United States History;
Area and Cultural Studies;
Chronicling America is a prototype Website providing access to select digitized newspaper pages and information about historic newspapers, and is produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP). NDNP, a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Library of Congress (LC), is a long-term effort to digitize historically significant newspapers from all the states and U.S. territories published between 1836 and 1922. Include 3 New York City newspapers, The Sun and The Evening World and The New York Tribune digitized by the New York Public Library.
Dates of Coverage:
National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP)
- Accessible only at select Library locations
- Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card
- Free Web resource - available anywhere
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