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U.S. Dailies by Proquest

U.S. Major Dailies provides access to the five most respected U.S. national and regional newspapers, including The New York Times and Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and exclusive access to Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune. The titles offer researchers thorough and timely coverage of local, regional, and world events. The content is available each day and provides archives stretching as far back as 1985.

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Recommended Websites

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Search the historic newspaper pages from 1860–1922. Users can also find information about newspapers from 1960 to the present.

Harper’s Weekly: 1857-1912

The definitive online version of the newspaper of record for the latter part of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries provides an essential resource for students of the period, providing insight into the political, sociological, cultural, and economic issues of the day. The database includes over 75,000 illustrations, cartoons, maps and portraits.

This database has been made available through a grant from Jack L. and Signe W. Shagena.

The Historic Maryland Newspapers Project

The Historic Maryland Newspapers Project is an ongoing effort to digitize Maryland's newspapers and make them accessible for free on the Library of Congress' Chronicling America website. The project is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities' (NEH) National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) grants.

Researchers will find the Aegis and Harford County Intelligencer from 1864-1922, the Southern Aegis (Bel Air) from 1957-1862, and the Southern Aegis and Harford County Intelligencer from 1862-1864.