February Addition: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 112 Titles!

Every day, GenealogyBank is working hard to digitize more newspapers and obituaries, expanding our collection to give you the largest newspaper archives for family history research available online. We just completed adding new content from 112 newspaper titles, increasing our content coverage from coast to coast.

As a special feature of this month’s addition, to help celebrate February being Black History Month, 73 of this month’s titles are African American newspapers.

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

  • A total of 103 titles from 31 states, plus 5 titles from the District of Columbia and 4 national titles
  • 87 of the 112 titles added this month are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time!
  • We’ve shown the newspaper issue date ranges in the lists below so that you can determine if the newly added content is relevant to your personal genealogy research
  • Here are the two lists of the February additions. To see our newspaper archives’ entire title list of more than 15,000 newspapers, click here.

To make your research easier, we’re presenting this month’s addition in two separate lists. The first list are non-African American newspapers, and the second list are the 73 African American newspapers.

Here are some of the details about the non-African American newspaper additions:

  • A total of 35 titles from 16 states, plus 4 national titles
  • 27 of the 39 titles added this month are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time!
StateCityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AddedCollection
AlabamaHuntsvilleHuntsville Times04/09/1928 – 07/16/19312Newspaper Archives
AlabamaMontgomeryMontgomery Advertiser01/01/1920 – 12/31/1921724Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaRiversideRiverside Daily Press11/29/1946 – 07/31/19754243Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaRiversideRiverside Independent Enterprise05/31/1950 – 11/30/19742844Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaPortola, Chester, Greenville, QuincyPlumas Sun New08/11/2023 – CurrentObituaries
CaliforniaBerkeleyBerkeley Scanner New10/04/2022 – CurrentObituaries
ConnecticutNorwalkNorwalk Hour01/03/1989 – 09/30/1989229Newspaper Archives
IdahoBoiseBoiseDev New01/02/2024 – CurrentObituaries
IllinoisSpringfieldDaily Illinois State Journal04/01/1916 – 08/04/1958609Newspaper Archives
IllinoisRockfordDaily Register-Gazette04/01/1913 – 06/26/19268Newspaper Archives
IllinoisPontiacPontiac Daily Leader09/14/1896 – 12/31/19257986Newspaper Archives
IllinoisPontiacPontiac Sentinel New01/05/1871 – 05/07/18971362Newspaper Archives
KansasTopekaTopeka Daily Capital New01/01/1948 – 04/30/19572374Newspaper Archives
MichiganBay CityBay City Times01/01/1960 – 12/31/201820675Newspaper Archives
MississippiCountygulflive.com New01/16/2024 – CurrentObituaries
NationalNationalMongabay New12/30/2023 – CurrentObituaries
NationalNationalAFJ Auto Fin Journal New08/30/2010 – CurrentObituaries
NationalNationalAuto Remarketing New08/30/2010 – CurrentObituaries
NationalNationalSubPrime New02/04/2010 – CurrentObituaries
NebraskaBeatriceBeatrice daily express New05/07/1894 – 05/08/18942Newspaper Archives
New JerseyNewtonNew Jersey Herald New01/03/1952 – 12/31/20026503Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkDer Morgen zshurnal = New01/04/1910 – 12/31/19151760Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkDer Tog = New09/01/1940 – 12/31/1945568Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkDer Morgen zshurnal, yidishes t?ageblat? = New01/01/1929 – 04/30/19351114Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkYidishes t?ageblat?t? = New02/28/1916 – 08/31/19201115Newspaper Archives
New YorkSyracuseNewsHouse New02/24/2019 – CurrentObituaries
New YorkSyracuseWAER – 88.3 FM New07/19/2013 – CurrentObituaries
New YorkSyracuseNCC News (Newhouse Communications Center) New02/24/2019 – CurrentObituaries
OhioToledoBlade New04/04/1818 – 12/31/189814853Newspaper Archives
OhioWilloughbyNews-Herald New08/01/1999 – 11/30/2005259Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaYorkvilleWorking Christian New07/01/1869 – 09/13/1877390Newspaper Archives
TexasHoustonHouston Chronicle01/01/1980 – 12/31/19893650Newspaper Archives
VirginiaAccomacPeninsula enterprise01/07/1922 – 12/24/1963511Newspaper Archives
WyomingBuffaloBuffalo voice09/30/1890 – 09/14/190526Newspaper Archives
WyomingBuffaloBuffalo echo New04/22/1887 – 04/22/18871Newspaper Archives
WyomingLaramieFrontier Index New03/06/1868 – 11/17/186845Newspaper Archives
WyomingKemmererKemmerer Republican New01/16/1914 – 10/19/1923453Newspaper Archives
WyomingSaratogaPlatte Valley lyre New08/15/1889 – 12/05/1893149Newspaper Archives
WyomingArapahoe AgencyArapahoe Agency courier New01/01/1888 – 01/01/18881Newspaper Archives

Here are some of the details about the African American newspaper additions:

  • A total of 68 titles from 22 states, plus 5 titles from the District of Columbia
  • 60 of the 73 titles added this month are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time!
StateCityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AddedCollection
AlabamaTuskegeeNegro Farmer New06/01/1956 – 06/01/19561Newspaper Archives
ArkansasHelenaReporter New02/01/1900 – 02/01/19001Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan FranciscoPacific Appeal New04/24/1875 – 09/09/18762Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan FranciscoWestern Outlook New01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
ColoradoColorado SpringsWestern Enterprise New01/06/1900 – 01/06/19001Newspaper Archives
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)New National Era01/13/1870 – 10/22/1874140Newspaper Archives
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)Commoner New09/04/1875 – 12/18/18758Newspaper Archives
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)Washington Sun New12/25/1914 – 07/23/191530Newspaper Archives
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)Washington Tribune New01/03/1930 – 04/02/1946513Newspaper Archives
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)National Savings Bank New06/01/1868 – 06/01/18681Newspaper Archives
FloridaJacksonvilleFlorida Evangelist New01/20/1900 – 01/20/19001Newspaper Archives
FloridaTampaTampa Guardian New07/22/1876 – 07/22/18761Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaWaycrossGazette and Land Bulletin New01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaAtlantaVoice of Missions New02/01/1900 – 02/01/19001Newspaper Archives
IllinoisSpringfieldState Capital01/13/1899 – 01/13/18991Newspaper Archives
IllinoisChicagoAbbott’s Weekly and Illustrated News New11/25/1933 – 02/24/193414Newspaper Archives
IllinoisChicagoChicago Bee New01/03/1943 – 08/17/1947238Newspaper Archives
IllinoisChicagoChicago Eagle New09/17/1892 – 09/17/18921Newspaper Archives
KansasTopekaKansas Blackman04/20/1894 – 06/29/189411Newspaper Archives
KansasTopekaBaptist Headlight New09/15/1893 – 08/08/189428Newspaper Archives
KansasTopekaPeople’s Friend New12/11/1896 – 12/11/18961Newspaper Archives
KansasPittsburgPittsburg Plain Dealer New08/05/1899 – 05/12/190031Newspaper Archives
KansasWichitaWichita Tribune New07/23/1898 – 03/04/189918Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonColored Representative New05/25/1871 – 05/25/18711Newspaper Archives
LouisianaSt. MartinvilleEcho06/17/1876 – 06/17/18761Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansWeekly Louisianian12/18/1870 – 05/27/1876133Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansCrusader New07/19/1890 – 07/19/18901Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansDimanche New01/02/1876 – 03/19/187612Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansRepublican Courier New12/02/1899 – 01/20/19002Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansSouthern Republican New09/09/1899 – 04/14/19003Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreLyceum Observer New06/05/1863 – 06/05/18631Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsBostonPine and Palm New05/18/1861 – 09/04/186268Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsBostonSelf Elevator New03/30/1853 – 03/30/18531Newspaper Archives
MinnesotaMinneapolisMinneapolis Observer New08/16/1890 – 09/27/18906Newspaper Archives
MinnesotaSt. PaulSt. Paul Echo New05/08/1926 – 01/22/19277Newspaper Archives
MinnesotaMinneapolisTwin-City American New05/04/1899 – 05/18/18993Newspaper Archives
MissouriSt. LouisAmerican Eagle New12/17/1905 – 12/17/19051Newspaper Archives
MissouriSpringfieldAmerican Negro New10/25/1890 – 10/25/18901Newspaper Archives
MissouriKansas CityKansas City Observer New01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
MissouriMaconMissouri Messenger New01/26/1900 – 01/26/19001Newspaper Archives
NebraskaOmahaEnterprise01/12/1900 – 01/12/19001Newspaper Archives
NebraskaOmahaProgress03/22/1890 – 01/26/19005Newspaper Archives
NebraskaOmahaOmaha Guide New09/21/1940 – 02/14/19423Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkColored American01/07/1837 – 02/25/18379Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkEmancipator10/01/1835 – 04/23/184021Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNew York Age10/15/1887 – 12/26/19532644Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNew York Freeman12/13/1884 – 05/22/188674Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkAnglo-African New08/10/1861 – 12/23/186517Newspaper Archives
New YorkRochesterDouglass’ Monthly New07/01/1859 – 05/01/186214Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkHarlem Heights Daily Citizen New10/18/1933 – 01/22/193476Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkInter-State Tattler New10/22/1922 – 08/25/1932210Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkListener: Thought and Opinion New10/29/1938 – 03/30/19404Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkLong Island Star New01/16/1953 – 05/12/195427Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNational Anti-Slavery Standard New06/11/1840 – 12/23/18711629Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNegro Liberator New10/24/1931 – 10/17/1935110Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNegro World New02/12/1921 – 10/17/1933554Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkPeople’s Voice New02/14/1942 – 04/24/1948315Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkProgressive American New02/10/1876 – 02/10/18761Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkRam’s Horn New11/05/1847 – 11/05/18471Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkReporter New10/11/1935 – 04/10/19376Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkVoice of Freedom New05/01/1836 – 05/01/18361Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkWeekly Anglo-African New07/23/1859 – 05/11/186174Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkWorld Echo New01/06/1934 – 04/14/193414Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaWilmingtonDaily Record New09/28/1895 – 03/26/18983Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaWeldonN.C. Republican, and Civil Rights Advocate New05/22/1884 – 05/22/18841Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaNew BernPeoples’ Advocate New07/31/1886 – 07/31/18861Newspaper Archives
OklahomaLangstonLangston City Herald01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Independent New03/21/1937 – 02/20/19443Newspaper Archives
TennesseeMaryvilleMaryville Republican New08/05/1876 – 08/05/18761Newspaper Archives
TennesseeNashvilleTennessee Star New11/25/1887 – 11/25/18871Newspaper Archives
VirginiaRichmondRichmond Planet01/04/1890 – 12/30/19161170Newspaper Archives
VirginiaRichmondSouthern News New10/15/1892 – 10/15/18921Newspaper Archives
WashingtonSeattleNorthwest Herald New02/27/1945 – 06/26/19454Newspaper Archives

Genealogy Tip: One of the ways to take advantage of the fact that GenealogyBank is always adding new content is to use a feature on the newspapers’ search results page that lets you search just on the content added since a certain time. With this feature, found along the left-hand side of the search results page, you can search only on the newest content – even newspaper articles GenealogyBank added within the past week!

A screenshot of GenealogyBank’s search results page showing the feature allowing you to search only on newly-added content

GenealogyBank adds new content to its Historical Newspaper Archives constantly, so keep searching. And good luck with your family history research.

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2 thoughts on “February Addition: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 112 Titles!

  1. In presenting the newspaper additions, please go back to flagging them with New! (with an exclamation point), which makes them easier to discover with the find feature.

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