Apr 22

Search the largest online collection of Old Newspapers images at Ancestry.com. With more than 5 million pages, old newspapers are a great source for searching obituariesThe search box below will search historical newspapers as well as U.S. Federal Obituary Records, Birth, Marriage, and death records. The search results will be displayed on Ancestry.com’s website.

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Apr 22
  • See ads alongside the stories, which illuminate the tastes and choices of another time.
  • Read marriage announcements, tax notices, obituaries, articles, and much more from the pages exactly as they appeared in the paper.
  • Observe firsthand historical accounts , unaltered by modern perspective.
  • More than 5 million newspaper pages
  • Over 400 different newspaper titles are represented in the collection.
  • Newspapers from 47 of the 50 States plus Washington D.C.
  • US newspapers from 1815 through 2001, including content for every month between March of 1815 and December of 1979.
  • 59,000 pages of The London Times from 1788 through 1833.
  • Scottish and Irish newspapers from the late 1700’s and early 1800’s
  • Full-text index allows for name, keyword, date, title, and wildcard searching
  • Advanced image viewer jumps directly from search results links to the first highlighted hit on each page.
  • Calendar view at the month level when browsing indicates whether the paper you’re about to view is a Sunday issue, a Wednesday paper, etc.
  • Currently, more than 500,000 pages per month are being added to the old newspapers collection.

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