“Newsprint in Black”

Vicki’s Note – part of an Article from Library Journal, Oct. 15, 2016 On where to find (free) on-line archives of early African American Newspapers.  Here are the direct connections, which are also now on the BLOG Page “Genealogy Links and Electronic  Resources” – found on the Banner at the top of the BLOG :

Chronicling America – National Digital Newspaper Program.  chroniclingamerica.loc.gov

Black History Resources Page, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).  https://www.archives.gov/researchalic/reference/black-history”archives.gov/researchalic/reference/black-history.html”  (“Page Not Found”, but look at this general NARA African American resources link, https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html

and this WHS Wisconsin Historical Society newspaper link to Freedom’s Journal, the First U.S. African-American Owned Newspaper.   http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/Content.aspx?dsNav=N:4294963828-4294963805&dsRecordDetails=R:CS4415

Black Past Digital Archives     http://www.blackpast.org/

 

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