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Newspapers

Guide to local, national, and international news sources, including recent and historical news coverage.

Indexes and Union Lists

Newspaper (Mostly) Print Indexes

Selected Newpaper Collections on Microfilm

Microfilmed African American Newspapers at FSU

 

Afro-American (Afro-American Ledger)
Printed in: Baltimore, Maryland
Dates available: Apr 1893-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP 426
American Citizen
Printed in: Kansas City, Kansas
Dates available: July 1889-Aug 1907
Location in Strozier: Film NP 74
Atchison Blade
Printed in: Atchison, Kansas
Dates available: July 1892-Jan 1894
Location in Strozier: Film NP 72
Atlanta Daily World
Printed in: Atlanta, Georgia
Dates available: Dec 1931-June 1964, Jan-Mar 1968, 1970-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP 427
Birmingham World
Printed in: Birmingham, Alabama
Dates available:1945-1985
Location in Strozier: Film NP431
Call and Post
Printed in:Cleveland, Ohio
Dates available: Aug. 1982-Dec. 1986
Location in Strozier:Film NP 432
Call and Post
Printed in: Columbus, Ohio
Dates available: 1972-1990, 1992-1995
Location in Strozier: Film NP 403
Chicago Crusader (The New Crusader)
Printed in: Chicago, Illinois
Dates available: 1962-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP 442
Chicago Daily Defender
Printed in: Chicago, Illinois
Dates available: Feb 1956-Dec 1987
Location in Strozier: Film NP 452
Chicago Defender (City Edition)
Printed in: Chicago, Illinois
Dates available: 1909-1966
Location in Strozier: Film NP458
Chicago Defender (Weekend Edition)
Printed in: Chicago, Illinois
Dates available: April 1921-Dec. 1987
Location in Strozier: Film NP451
Cleveland Gazette
Printed in: Cleveland, Ohio
Dates available: Aug. 1883-May 1945
Location in Strozier: Film NP465
The Crisis
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: 1976-1996
Location in Strozier: Film PR 720
Dallas Post Tribune (Dallas Star Post)
Printed in: Dallas, Texas
Dates available: Jan. 1959-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP444
Florida Star
Printed in: Jacksonville, Florida
Dates available: Jan. 1960-Dec. 1974 (some issues missing)
Location in Strozier: Film NP464
Forward Times
Printed in: Houston, Texas
Dates available: Jan. 1960-1983
Location in Strozier:Film NP 433
Freedom's Journal
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: 1827-1829
Location in Strozier: Film PR406
The Freeman
Printed in: Indianapolis, Indiana
Dates available: Dec. 1886, July 1888-Dec 1916
Location in Strozier: Film NP 272
The Freeman
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: Nov-Dec 1884
Location in Strozier: Film NP 327
Gary Crusader
Printed in: Gary, Indiana
Dates available: 1964-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP434
Indiana Herald (Hoosier Herald, Indianapolis Herald-Times, Indiana Herald-Times)
Printed in: Indianapolis, Indiana
Dates available: 1953-57 (scattered issues) Nov. 1957-1981
Location in Strozier: Film NP 435
Inter-State Tattler
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: Feb. 1925-June 1932
Location in Strozier: Film PR463
Journal and Guide
Printed in: Norfolk, Virginia
Dates available: Sept. 1916-1985
Location in Strozier: Film NP 436
Kansas City Call
Printed in: Kansas City, Missouri
Dates available: Oct. 1954-1984
Location in Strozier: Film NP437
Los Angeles Sentinel
Printed in: Los Angeles, California
Dates available: 1969-June 1986, Jan.-June 1987
Location in Strozier: Film NP438
Louisville Defender
Printed in: Louisville, Kentucky
Dates available: 1951-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP439
Miami Times
Printed in: Miami, Florida
Dates available: Oct. 1948-June 1994 (some issues missing)
Location in Strozier: Film NP 463
Michigan Chronicle
Printed in: Detroit, Michigan
Dates available: Feb. 1943-Dec. 1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP440
Milwaukee Courier
Printed in: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Dates available: Sept. 1984-Dec. 1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP441
Muhammad Speaks
Printed in:Chicago, Illinois
Dates available:1961-October 1975
Location in Strozier: Film NP 429
Muslim Journal (A.M News, Bilalian News, World Muslim News)
Printed in:Chicago, Illinois
Dates available: 1981-1986
Location in Strozier:Film NP430
National Anti-Slavery Standard
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: June 1840-April 1870, July 1870-Dec. 1871
Location in Strozier: Film PR405
Negro Liberator (Harlem Liberator)
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: April 1933-Nov. 1935
Location in Strozier: Film PR 409
New York Amsterdam News
Printed in: New York, New York
Dates available: 1962-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP 428
Philadelphia Tribune
Printed in: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dates available: 1912-1986
Location in Strozier: Film NP443
Savannah Tribune (Colored Tribune)
Printed in: Savannah, Georgia
Dates available: Dec 1875-Dec 1876, Jan-Dec 1889, Dec 1891-Dec 1892
Location in Strozier: Film NP 19
St. Louis Argus
Printed in: St. Louis, Missouri
Dates available: Oct. 1954-Dec. 1985 (scattered issues)
Location in Strozier: Film NP445
State Ledger (Kansas State Ledger)
Printed in: Topeka, Kansas
Dates available: July 1892-June 1906
Location in Strozier: Film NP 70
Wichita Searchlight
Printed in: Pittsburg, Kansas
Dates available: June 1900-Oct 1912
Location in Strozier: Film NP 71

 

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