African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

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African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 (Readex)
American Ethnic Newspapers
African American Newspapers, 1835-1956

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 provides online access to approximately 300 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This collection features papers from more than 35 states and the District of Columbia. Part of the Readex America's Historical Newspapers collection, African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 was created from the most extensive African American newspaper archives in the United States—those of the Wisconsin Historical Society, Kansas State Historical Society and the Library of Congress.

Can be cross-searched by keyword with African American Periodicals, Afro-Americana Imprints and other Archive of Americana series, using the Archive of Americana link below.

This resource now includes African American Newspapers Series 1, 1827-1998 and African American Newspapers Series 2, 1835-1956.

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