Historical News Sources

C19: The Nineteenth Century Index

Alternative Titles
19th-century Index
Nineteenth-century short title catalogue
19th-century short title catalogue
NSTC
Poole's Index to Periodical Literature
Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals (1824-1900)
Periodicals Index Online
Periodicals Archive Online
British Periodicals Collection
American Periodicals Series
Niles' Register
House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
Congressional Serial Set
American State Papers
Proceedings of the Old Bailey
Palmer's Index to the Times
The Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism
Description

C19: The 19th-Century Index is an integrated bibliographic resource for discovering 19th-century books, periodicals, official records, newspapers, and archives. Records in C19 come from the following sources:

The Nineteenth-Century Short Title Catalogue (NSTC)

Chadwyck Healey's The Nineteenth Century microform project at the British Library

Poole's Index to Periodical Literature

The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals (1824-1900)

Periodicals Index Online and Periodicals Archive Online (1790-1919)

British Periodicals Collections I and II (covering 1790-1931)

American Periodicals Series (1770-1919)

American Periodicals from the Center for Research Libraries

Cumulative Index to Niles' Register 1811-1849

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (1801-1900)

Congressional Serial Set and American State Papers

The Proceedings of the Old Bailey

Palmer's Index to the Times (1890-1905)

The Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism

Type
Article Index
Database
Coverage
1790-1919
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39991
Access
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Michigan Historical Newspapers

Alternative Titles
Ann Arbor News
Ann Arbor Daily Times
Flint Journal
Jackson Citizen Patriot
Description

Newpapers published in Michigan, 1845-1995.  Newspapers are digitized in full and can be downloaded by the page or by the issue.  Not all issues are available for each newspaper.  Newspapers include:

ANN ARBOR: The True Democrat 1845-1849; Michigan Argus 1879-1907; Ann Arbor Daily Argus 1898-1907;  Ann Arbor Daily Times 1903-1908; Ann Arbor News-Argus 1907-1908; Ann Arbor News 1909-1922

DETROIT: Plaindealer 1889-1893; Weekly Detroit Free Press 1886-1887

FLINT: Flint Journal 1898-1922

GRAND RAPIDS: Grand Rapids Herald 1898-1900; Afro-American Gazette 1991-1995

JACKSON: Jackson Citizen 1849-1903; Jackson Citizen Patriot 1865-1922

ONTONAGON: Lake Superior Miner 1855-1870

St. JAMES: North Islander 1850-1856

 

Type
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1845-1922
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39915
Access
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South China Morning Post (1903-1996)

Alternative Titles
ProQuest Historical Newspapers, PQHN
Description

This premier English-language title gives researchers new insights into Hong Kong's unique political and social history during the 20th century. It is known for its authoritative, influential and independent reporting on all of Asia as well as its perspective of the rest of the world. 

Advances research in the following areas, and more: • Chinese Revolution that overthrew the Qing Dynasty, China’s last imperial dynasty • Spread of the bubonic plague and adoption of the Peak Reservation Ordinance • Battle of Hong Kong in December, 1941, which led to the Japanese occupation during World War II • Reestablishment of the British colonial government after the end of the war • Communist Revolution in China in 1949 • Industrialization and economic growth of Hong Kong

In addition to the article content, this rare archive provides the big picture with full-image views of every page, cover to cover. And, every part of every page is searchable, including advertisements, editorials, cartoons, and classified ads that illuminate history as much as the articles.

Type
Article Index
Database
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1903 - 1996
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/38457
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Caribbean Newspapers. Series I, 1718-1876

Description

Created in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society, Caribbean Newspapers includes more than 140 newspapers from 22 islands. Most of these newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Spanish-, French-, and Danish-language titles are also provided.  Countries represented include Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Puerto Rico, St. Bartholomew, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Tobago, Trinidad, and the Virgin Islands. Also found within this resource are newspapers from Bermuda, an island not technically part of the Caribbean, but situated on shipping routes between Europe and this region and integrally related to this region.

Type
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1718-1876
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31428
Access
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American Jewish Newspapers

Alternative Titles
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: American Jewish Newspapers, AJN, PQHN, American Israelite, Jewish Advocate, American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger, Jewish Exponent
Description

Searchable access to the complete backfiles of four major American Jewish newspapers. Every issue of each paper is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

This collection includes:

Titles may be searched individually or as a collection, as well as in combination with the other ProQuest Historical Newspaper titles. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection enables searching across all current and historical newspapers, including those listed here.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1854-2000
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31379
Access
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Toronto Star, 1894-2012

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: Toronto Star, Toronto Daily Star, Evening Star, TS, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the Toronto Star, covering the period from 1894-2012. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For current or recent coverage: The ProQuest Newsstand provides full text access to articles from The Toronto Star for the period from 1985-present. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection enables searching across current and historical versions of this and other newspapers.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1894-2012
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31377
Access
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Subjects

The Globe and Mail, 1844-2010

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: The Globe and Mail, The Globe, Mail and Empire, Toronto Globe and Mail, TGM, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of The Globe and Mail, covering the period from 1844-2010. The Globe and Mail is published in Toronto and serves as a national newspaper for Canada. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: The ProQuest Newsstand provides full text access to The Globe and Mail for the period from 1977-present. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection allows searching across the current and historical versions of this and other newspapers. 

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31375
Access
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San Francisco Chronicle, 1865-1922

Alternative Titles
Daily Dramatic Chronicle, Daily Morning Chronicle, SF Chronicle, Chronicle, Proquest Historical Newspapers: San Francisco Chronicle, SFC, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the San Francisco Chronicle, covering the period from 1865-1922. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: Access World News provides full text access to articles from the San Francisco Chronicle for the period from 1985-present. The Proquest Newsstand indexes the San Francisco Chronicle for the period from 1989-2011, but does not include full text.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1865-1922
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31373
Access
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Subjects

Boston Globe, 1872-1982

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: Boston Globe, The Globe, BG, Boston Daily Globe, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the Boston Globe, covering the period from 1872-1982. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: The Proquest Newsstand provides full text access to articles from the Boston Globe, for the period from 1980-present. The Proquest News & Current Events collection enables searching across the current and historical versions of this and other newspapers.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1872-1982
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31371
Access
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