Chicago Defender, 1909-1975

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chicago Defender, PQHN: CD, Chi Def
Chicago Daily Defender
Black Historical Newspapers, BHN

Searchable access to the backfile of The Chicago Defender, a leading African-American newspaper, available in full page images digitized from microfilm. (Issues of The Chicago Defender from 1976-1993 are available on microfilm in the Hatcher Graduate Library, call number FILM X474.)

1909-1975 Includes most issues from the weekly, daily and national editions that were variously published between July 31, 1909 (Volume 4, Number 31) and December 31, 1975 (Volume 71, Number 170).
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