Free Newspaper Archives in the US
If you’re looking for free newspaper archives in the USA, this is the right place!
You probably know there are many pricey subscription services for archives, like Proquest and Newsbank, along with some more affordable services like NewspaperArchive.com.
But did you also know that there are oodles of free archives, representing two and half centuries of newspaper publishing in the United States. They’re scattered across the web, and not always easy to find. That’s what this site is all about…making it easy to access free newspaper archives for looking back on history writ large and small.
Whether it’s researching a school paper, your family’s history, or simply the price of milk in 1934, newspaper archives are the place to look. Click on a link below to get started.
|National Collections||NorthEastern United States||The South|
|The MidWest States||Western States||Special Collections|
More historical archives and research materials can be found at these excellent resources:
|Genealogy Tools||European Historical Newspapers|
|International Historical Newspapers||Court Record Searches|
|Public Records Searches||NewspaperArchive.com|