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Fulton Search: Historical newspapers

A searchable repository of historic newspapers published in New York State and the United States between 1795 and 2007, frequently updated. Also includes a handful of international newspapers. FultonSearch offers an alternative interface to FultonHistory.com, pointing to files hosted and indexed there. To browse a list of the newspapers included in this resource, click here. ***This resource occasionally experiences technical issues that temporarily shut down service to the site.  During these periods, try the Library of Congress' free resource  Chronicling America, another free resource that provides historical newspapers, or one of the other historical newspapers databases at the New York Public Library.
All Branch LibrariesStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureThomas Yoseloff Business Center
Genealogy, New York City History, Historical Newspapers
English