Extra! Extra! 5 Million More Newspaper Articles Recently Added!

Every day, GenealogyBank is working hard to digitize more U.S. newspapers and obituaries, expanding our online archives to give you the largest newspaper archives for family history research available on the web. We just completed adding 5 million more newspaper articles to the online archives, vastly increasing our news coverage of life in America from coast to coast!

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Here are some of the details about our most recent U.S. newspaper additions:

  • A total of 51 newspaper titles from 22 U.S. states, with many newspaper additions from Illinois, New York and Pennsylvania
  • 25 of these titles are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time
  • Newspaper titles marked with an asterisk (*) are new to our online archives. Note that many of these totally new archive additions are German American newspapers.
  • We’ve shown the newspaper issue date ranges so that you can determine if the newly added content is relevant to your personal genealogy research. Note that some of these newly added newspapers date back to the mid-1800s.
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To see our newspaper archives’ complete title lists, click here.

State  City  Title  Date Range

AL Mobile Alabama Staats-Zeitung 1/10/1900 – 10/11/1902

AZ San Manuel Pinal Nugget* 3/5/2013 – Current

CA Riverside Riverside Daily Press 10/1/1938 – 12/31/1945

CA San Francisco California Chronik* 4/28/1866 – 11/3/1866

CA S. L. Obispo San Luis Obispo Daily Telegram 7/1/1915 – 9/30/1921

CT Bridgeport Connecticut Post 9/21/2001 – 6/30/2002

GA Atlanta Emory Wheel: Emory University* 8/25/2002 – Current

GA Augusta Augusta Chronicle 11/26/1983 – 11/22/2003

GA Columbus Columbus Daily Enquirer 2/25/1926 – 4/10/1930

GA Macon Macon Telegraph 11/6/1925 – 12/31/1928

ID Boise Idaho Statesman 2/16/1925 – 9/30/1927

IL Alton Telegraph* 1/1/2010 – Current

IL Belleville Belleviller Post und Zeitung* 1/11/1899 – 1/11/1899

IL Chicago Chicagoer Freie Presse* 2/6/1872 – 2/6/1872

IL Chicago D.A. Burgerzeitung* 12/30/1921 – 12/30/1921

IL Springfield Daily Illinois State Journal 8/1/1942 – 3/31/1950

IN Elkhart Elkhart Truth 1/2/1902 – 12/30/1920

IN Evansville Evansville Courier and Press 1/23/1936 – 12/31/1937

IA Davenport Wochentliche Demokrat* 1/2/1902 – 1/2/1902

KY Lexington Lexington Herald 11/1/1924 – 5/31/1927

MD Baltimore Katholische Volkszeitung* 2/10/1872 – 7/8/1876

MD Baltimore Sun 1/27/1916 – 3/4/1916

MA Boston Boston American 4/11/1952 – 9/30/1961

MA Boston Boston Herald 2/17/1974 – 9/28/1975

MA Springfield Springfield Republican 2/1/1853 – 9/2/1875

MI Detroit Herold* 4/14/1911 – 11/24/1911

NJ Woodbury Woodbury Daily Times 9/20/1900 – 3/16/1922

NY Binghamton Binghamton Univ. Pipe Dream* 11/1/2005 – Current

NY New York Jewish Messenger 7/3/1857 – 12/28/1883

NY New York New Yorker Volkszeitung 5/1/1919 – 12/31/1922

NY New York Sonntagsblatt Der NY Volkszeitung* 1/29/1928 – 1/29/1928

NY New York Sozialist* 4/11/1885 – 12/14/1889

NY New York Vorwarts 12/10/1892 – 7/29/1916

NC Charlotte Charlotte Observer 11/1/1924 – 3/31/1926

NC Greensboro Greensboro Record 10/11/1950 – 10/12/1950

NC Win.-Salem Winston-Salem Journal 10/1/1921 – 8/31/1927

OH Cincinnati Cincinnati Republikaner* 12/1/1858 – 3/23/1861

OH Columbus Lutherische Kirchenzeitung* 1/1/1910 – 1/1/1910

OH Englewood Englewood Independent* 10/23/2012 – Current

OH West Union People’s Defender* 11/12/2013 – Current

PA Harrisburg Christlicher Botschafter* 1/3/1935 – 1/3/1935

PA Philadelphia Daily Pennsylvanian: U. of Penn.* 3/19/1991 – Current

PA Pittsburgh Volksblatt und Freiheits-freund* 11/3/1934 – 11/3/1934

PA Pittston Sunday Dispatch* 10/12/2013 – Current

PA State College Centre Daily Times 1/2/1973 – 11/29/1974

PA Wilkes-Barre Weekender* 10/8/2013 – Current

TX San Antonio Freie Presse fur Texas* 5/12/1915 – 5/12/1915

UT Salt Lake City Salt Lake City Beobachter* 4/6/1930 – 4/6/1930

WA Bellingham Bellingham Herald 1/1/1926 – 12/31/1928

WA Seattle Seattle Daily Times 4/2/1912 – 1/9/1916

WI La Crosse Nord Stern* 4/10/1908 – 4/10/1908

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