Saturday, November 14, 2009

The Library of Congress Chronicles America

A well-organized starting point.

Link to Chronicling America homepage. (Thanks to Resource Shelf for the link.)

Excerpt from LC website: Chronicling America provides free access to more than a million historic American newspaper pages. Listed here are topics widely covered in the American press of the time. We will be adding more topics on a regular basis. To find out what's new, sign up for Chronicling America’s weekly notification service, that highlights interesting content on the site and lets you know when new newspapers and topics are added. Users can use the icons at the lower-left side of the Chronicling America Web page to subscribe.

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