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American Studies

Browse library resources for American Studies (go/amstguide)

Newspaper Articles: Historical

ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Search the archives of several United States newspapers. Earliest is 1851.

America's Historical Newspapers: Early American Newspapers
Part of Archive of Americana. Includes Early American Newspapers, Series 1-3, 1690-1922.

Chronicling America: Historical American Newspapers
Provided by the Library of Congress. Provides access to major city newspapers dating 1789-1943

African American Newspapers - The 19th Century
Full-text newspapers articles from: Freedom's Journal; Colored American; The North Star; The National Era; Frederick Douglass Paper; Provincial Freeman; and The Christian Recorder.

Pennsylvania Gazette, 1728 - 1800
Published in Philadelphia, it is considered the New York Times of the 18th Century. Provides a firsthand view of colonial America, the American Revolution and the New Republic

Newspaper Research Guide
Detailed assistance finding current and historical newspaper resources.

Periodicals & Magazines: Historical

Primary Sources on the Web