Boost Your Genealogy Research With Newspapers

By Kenneth R Marks | Find out how to get articles about your ancestors' family history via historic, old and new newspapers.

Massachusetts Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Massachusetts is one of the states who do not have a central online repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of …

Arizona Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Arizona is one of the states that has a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers and it also has free content with …

Missouri Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Missouri has several free online collections for searching historical newspapers. Many states use the Library of Congress Chronicling America site as …

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California to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America

The State of California has just learned that they have received NEH grant funding that will enable the state to add 100,000 historical newspaper …

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12 Keys to Properly Analyzing the Vitals Section of Historical Newspapers

The Vitals section of the newspaper is the most pursued by genealogy newspaper researchers - primarily because that is where death notices and …

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Maine to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America

The State of Maine has just announced that they have received funding that will enable the state to add 100,000 historical newspaper pages to their …

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New Jersey to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America

The State of New jersey has just announced that they have received funding that will enable the state to add 100,000 historical newspaper pages to …

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Washington State to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America

The State of Washington has just announced that they have received funding that will enable the state to add 100,000 historical newspaper pages to …

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NEH Awards 2018 Grants to 18 States for Additions to Chronicling America

Every early August, the National Endowment of the Humanities (NEH) announces their grant awards for the year. This year they awarded $43.1 Million …

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Maryland Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Maryland has a number of free online collections for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of Congress Chronicling America …

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North Carolina Online Historical Newspapers Summary

North Carolina has two large online state collections for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of Congress Chronicling …

The Easiest Way to Find Every Historical Newspaper in America

The fact is that all old newspapers ever published in the United States are not online. Much less than you might think.<p>I recently did a webinar about …

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Rhode Island Online Historical Newspapers Summary

​Rhode Island is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers, nor do they use …

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South Carolina Online Historical Newspapers Summary

South Carolina is one of the states that has a central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of …

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Indiana Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Indiana is one of the states that does have a central online repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of …

Connecticut Online Historical Newspapers Summary

​Connecticut has a sizable state repository for searching older historical newspapers, and currently they use the Library of Congress Chronicling …

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Nebraska Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Nebraska is one of the states that does has a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the …

Check Out the New Videos Page and 3 New Webinars

I've had a Tutorials Page on this website since it's inception in 2012. I haven't done much with it.<p>But today I decided to do some "summer cleaning" …

Veridian Software Update and User Text Correction for Newspapers

Source: DL Consulting, Ltd.I am not a fan of many of the newspaper research software that is out there, for a number of reasons. But I am a fan of a …

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Arkansas Online Historical Newspapers Summary

​Arkansas is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use …

Wisconsin Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Wisconsin is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use …

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Georgia Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Georgia has a number of fine online collections for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of Congress Chronicling America …

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Colorado Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Colorado is one of the states that does have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers and it is quite good. …

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New Mexico Online Historical Newspapers Summary

New Mexico is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers, but they use the …

Maine Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Maine is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the …

West Virginia Online Historical Newspapers Summary

West Virginia is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers, but they use the …

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Delaware Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Delaware is one of the states that does not have a single central online state repository for historical newspapers, but do they use the Library of …

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Minnesota Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Minnesota has quite a few free online collections for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the Library of Congress Chronicling America …

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Oklahoma Online Historical Newspapers Summary

Oklahoma is one of the states that does has a single central online state repository for searching historical newspapers. Several states use the …

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