Published by TheAncestorHunt: Fulton Newspaper Site Has 23 States Not Named New York

Tom Tryniski, the man behind the Fulton Postcards Old Newspaper site, has exceeded 33 million pages on his site and continues to add more newspapers to search for free.  Tom’s site has more than New York newspapers.  In fact, there are old newspapers from 23 states from the U.S. Many of the recent updates have added non…

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/fulton-newspaper-site-has-23-states-not-named-new-york

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Published by TheAncestorHunt: Small Town Papers – Over 300 U.S. Historical Newspapers

About a year ago I wrote an article about a free historical newspaper site entitled Small Town Papers. At that time there were about 200 newspapers available for browsing and searching.The list has now expanded to well over 300 titles. ​Please be aware that the dates for these titles include both current years as well as past years,…

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/small-town-papers-over-300-us-historical-newspapers

Published by Dick Eastman: National Digital Newspaper Program

I have written before about the National Digital Newspaper Program, but not for some time. The program continues to grow and expand, so perhaps it is time to go back and look at it again. The National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress have partnered to enhance access to historic newspapers for…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/10/26/national-digital-newspaper-program/

Published by Dick Eastman: ProQuest Launches Library Edition of Newspapers.com, now Available at Your Library

The following announcement was written by the folks at ProQuest: ProQuest. (PRNewsFoto/ProQuest Information and Learning) ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 10, 2015 — Libraries can now provide their communities with a rich collection of newspapers ranging from well-known state and regional titles to small local newspapers in the United States and other countries. Available to libraries…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/09/10/proquest-launches-library-edition-of-newspapers-com-now-available-at-your-library/

Published by TheAncestorHunt: Online Historical Newspaper Collection of the Day – Wyoming Newspapers

Source: Wyoming State LibraryOne of my two most favorite things about genealogical research is finding stories about my ancestors in old newspapers.These treasures can be found either via online searches or by browsing microfilm and/or newsprint at libraries and archives.On this website, I have written profusely about researching old newspapers, and have also kept readers informed…

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/online-historical-newspaper-collection-of-the-day-wyoming-newspapers

Published by TheAncestorHunt: Wisconsin and Delaware Join the National Digital Newspaper Program and 9 States Add to Chronicling America

Source: National Endowment for the HumanitiesGreat news for United States Historic Newspaper researchers! The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has issued its 2015 grants, and now Wisconsin and Delaware are joining the program. Not only that, but 9 states and Puerto Rico received awards, which means that these states will add to their Chronicling…

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/wisconsin-and-delaware-join-the-national-digital-newspaper-program-and-9-states-add-to-chronicling-america