18th and 19th Century History Resources with News Articles
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A collection of English news media in the form of newspapers, pamphlets, and broadsides from the United Kingdom collected by Reverend Charles Burney.  [more info]
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Full text journals, magazines, and specialty newspapers that portray British life in the Victorian Age.  Subscription includes Series 1: New Readerships and Series 2: Empire.  [more info]
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Collection of over 500 US newspapers from the 19th Century.  Includes approximately 1.7 million pages of primary source newspaper content from both rural and urban titles.  Illustrated papers also included.  [more info]
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Cover-to-cover digital facsimiles of 1,000 historic newspapers from every state.  [more info]
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A cluster of collections reflecting the history of the United States through its congressional publications...  [more info]
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The British Newspaper Archive contains millions of digitized newspapers owned by the British Library.  While searching is free, there is a fee to download full text articles. JMU Libraries are not responsible for paying these fees.  [more info]
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Not recommended for use in Google Chrome.  Please use Internet Explorer, FireFox, or Safari.  C19: The Nineteenth Century Index is an all-inclusive bibliographic tool for 19th-century research.  [more info]
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Collection of digitized American newspapers from 1860 to 1922, as well as a directory of non-digitized newspapers from 1690 to the present.   [more info]
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Full-text of major articles related to the Civil War from the New York Herald, Charleston Mercury, and Richmond Enquirer...  [more info]
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Gale NewsVault is a cross-searchable platform that allows us to search or browse all of our Gale historical newspaper and periodical collections.  The NewsVault allows users to browse newspapers and periodicals by title or place of publication; save, print and bookmark search results; grab, pan, and zoom images; and cross-browse all newspapers published on the same date.  [more info]
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A full-text database of Harper's Weekly text and images from the 19th century (1857-1912) ...  [more info]
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Index with full-text of the Nation magazine...  [more info]
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Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue to about 3 years ago...  [more info]
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Access full text historical newspapers in pdf format. JMU subscribes to select VA newspapers only (excluding coverage from 2007). Content from all other cities and states is not available. See the [more info] link for city details. Dates of coverage varies by title.  [more info]
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Contains the full-text of the most successful Colonial American newspaper...  [more info]
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Search every word of every page of The London Times, and view PDF facsimiles of either a specific article or a...  [more info]
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The United States Newspaper Program is a cooperative national effort...
 
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Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue to about 15 years ago...  [more info]
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