Early American Newspapers, 1860-1869

Newspaper Title City State Start Date End Date Issues Available
Age Augusta ME 1861-08-29 1861-08-29 1
Age Philadelphia PA 1863-07-29 1867-06-07 910
Albany Evening Journal Albany NY 1860-01-01 1869-12-31 3,091
Alexandria Gazette Alexandria VA 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 2,737
Alta California San Francisco CA 1861-04-20 1861-06-21 2
Annapolis Gazette Annapolis MD 1860-01-05 1869-12-16 280
Argus and Patriot Montpelier VT 1863-07-09 1869-01-28 8
Atlantic Democrat Egg Harbor City NJ 1861-04-06 1865-05-20 98
Atlantic Journal May's Landing NJ 1860-01-05 1862-10-24 74
Austin Republican Austin TX 1868-02-06 1868-12-31 193
Barre Gazette Barre MA 1860-01-06 1862-08-29 138
Bennington Banner Bennington VT 1865-10-19 1866-12-27 61
Boston Courier Boston MA 1860-01-05 1864-10-27 103
Boston Cultivator Boston MA 1866-04-07 1866-04-07 1
Boston Daily Advertiser Boston MA 1860-01-03 1869-12-31 3,178
Boston Journal Boston MA 1866-01-01 1869-12-31 1,186
Boston Post Boston MA 1860-03-19 1869-12-30 571
Boston Recorder Boston MA 1860-01-05 1869-12-30 402
California Farmer and Journal of Useful Sciences San Francisco CA 1860-02-10 1868-01-16 281
Carolina Observer Fayetteville NC 1860-02-20 1863-02-23 121
Cecil Democrat Elkton MD 1865-11-04 1865-11-04 1
Centinel Of Freedom Newark NJ 1860-01-03 1869-12-28 216
Centralia Sentinel Centralia IL 1863-05-28 1867-05-23 201
Charleston Courier Charleston SC 1860-04-20 1869-12-31 412
Charleston Mercury Charleston SC 1860-01-02 1868-07-11 933
Chattanooga Daily Rebel Chattanooga TN 1862-08-09 1865-04-27 251
Chestertown Transcript Chestertown MD 1866-11-10 1866-11-10 1
Chicago Times Chicago IL 1864-12-27 1864-12-27 1
Cincinnati Commercial Tribune Cincinnati OH 1869-01-01 1869-12-31 347
Cincinnati Daily Enquirer Cincinnati OH 1861-01-04 1869-12-31 2,046
Cincinnati Daily Gazette Cincinnati OH 1867-01-01 1869-12-31 924
Cincinnati Volksfreund Cincinnati OH 1863-02-18 1869-02-03 146
Columbia Washington DC 1866-06-09 1869-03-20 138
Columbian Register New Haven CT 1860-01-07 1869-12-25 468
Columbus Daily Sun Columbus GA 1865-09-05 1866-10-14 343
Commercial Advertiser New York NY 1860-01-03 1869-12-31 1,873
Connecticut Courant Hartford CT 1860-01-07 1869-12-25 526
Connecticut Herald New Haven CT 1865-04-22 1867-09-14 9
Constitution Middletown CT 1860-01-04 1869-12-29 523
Constitution Washington (DC) DC 1860-01-04 1861-01-31 277
Crisis Columbus OH 1861-01-31 1869-12-29 417
Critic-Record Washington (DC) DC 1868-08-31 1869-12-31 415
Daily Albany Argus Albany NY 1865-07-01 1869-12-31 1,318
Daily Colorado Republican and Rocky Mountain Herald Denver CO 1861-09-12 1862-06-20 72
Daily Confederation Montgomery AL 1860-01-02 1860-07-17 154
Daily Constitutionalist Augusta GA 1860-11-13 1869-12-31 2,762
Daily Delta New Orleans LA 1860-04-03 1863-02-14 254
Daily Eastern Argus Portland ME 1863-01-01 1869-12-31 2,157
Daily Iowa State Register Des Moines IA 1866-01-03 1869-08-31 922
Daily National Intelligencer Washington (DC) DC 1860-01-02 1869-06-23 2,797
Daily Nebraska Press Nebraska City NE 1868-08-06 1869-12-31 411
Daily Ohio State Journal Columbus OH 1860-10-13 1865-05-29 107
Daily Ohio Statesman Columbus OH 1860-01-03 1865-12-29 681
Daily True Delta New Orleans LA 1860-11-18 1864-12-31 615
Dakota Republican Vermillion SD 1862-04-05 1869-12-04 85
Dallas Weekly Herald Dallas TX 1860-01-04 1869-12-25 451
Der Zeitgeist Egg Harbor City NJ 1867-04-06 1869-12-25 144
Deseret Evening News Salt Lake City UT 1868-07-06 1868-07-06 1
Deseret News Salt Lake City UT 1860-01-18 1869-12-29 174
Duluth Minnesotian Duluth MN 1869-04-24 1869-12-18 33
Easton Gazette Easton MD 1860-10-06 1869-12-25 409
Easton Star Easton MD 1860-06-05 1862-02-11 18
Egg Harbor Aurora Egg Harbor City NJ 1860-08-18 1860-11-28 13
Egg Harbor Pilot Egg Harbor City NJ 1860-03-22 1869-12-25 454
Enquirer, The (Richmond, VA) Richmond VA 1862-08-26 1867-06-01 4
Evening Post New York NY 1860-01-03 1869-12-31 2,902
Evening Union Washington (DC) DC 1863-06-08 1867-06-29 1,081
Farmer's Cabinet Amherst NH 1860-01-04 1869-12-30 677
Flake's Bulletin Galveston TX 1865-12-27 1869-12-28 980
Floridian and Journal Tallahassee FL 1860-01-07 1860-12-22 49
Frederick Douglass' Paper Rochester NY 1860-02-17 1860-02-17 1
Friend Honolulu HI 1860-01-02 1869-12-01 131
Frontier Index Knight WY 1868-04-14 1868-04-14 1
Galveston Tri-Weekly News Galveston TX 1869-05-31 1869-12-31 86
Greene County Journal Xenia OH 1863-10-02 1864-02-05 19
Hallowell Gazette Hallowell ME 1860-11-03 1867-06-29 10
Hartford Daily Courant Hartford CT 1860-05-08 1869-12-31 1,712
Hartford Times Hartford CT 1864-08-16 1864-08-16 1
Hawaiian Gazette Honolulu HI 1865-11-04 1869-12-29 121
Helena Weekly Herald Helena MT 1866-11-15 1869-11-25 147
Hillsborough Recorder Hillsborough NC 1860-01-23 1865-05-10 126
Hodge's Banknote Reporter New York NY 1861-01-01 1863-01-15 69
Houston Telegraph Houston TX 1864-02-08 1864-10-31 122
Houston Tri-weekly Telegraph Houston TX 1860-08-28 1864-12-27 327
Humboldt Register Unionville NV 1865-03-25 1865-03-25 1
Huntsville Item Huntsville TX 1860-03-16 1860-03-16 1
Inland Empire Hamilton NV 1869-06-16 1869-09-21 2
Jackson Citizen Jackson MI 1860-02-23 1869-12-28 234
Jamestown Journal Jamestown NY 1860-01-06 1869-12-31 390
Lake Superior Miner Ontonagon MI 1867-08-31 1869-12-25 121
Leavenworth Bulletin Leavenworth KS 1867-07-20 1869-12-31 652
Ledger and Texan San Antonio TX 1860-01-07 1860-12-29 51
Liberator Boston MA 1860-01-06 1865-12-29 314
Lowell Daily Citizen and News Lowell MA 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,069
Macon Daily Herald Macon GA 1865-05-08 1865-05-08 1
Maine Cultivator and Hallowell Gazette Hallowell ME 1860-04-28 1869-08-05 16
Manufacturers' and Farmers' Journal Providence RI 1861-01-14 1869-12-30 110
Massachusetts Spy Worcester MA 1860-01-04 1869-12-31 522
Memphis Daily Avalanche Memphis TN 1866-01-01 1869-04-30 993
Mercantile Gazette and Prices Current, Shipping List and Register San Francisco CA 1863-10-02 1867-10-18 100
Milwaukee Sentinel Milwaukee WI 1860-01-02 1866-06-13 1,361
Mobile Evening Telegraph Mobile AL 1864-11-03 1864-11-03 1
Montana Radiator Helena MT 1866-01-27 1866-10-13 11
Morning Republican Little Rock AR 1867-11-25 1869-12-30 594
Mystic Pioneer Mystic CT 1860-01-07 1867-03-02 217
National Aegis Worcester MA 1861-02-02 1869-10-09 193
National American Bel Air MD 1860-01-13 1866-11-09 84
New Albany Daily Ledger New Albany IN 1860-01-02 1860-09-15 214
New Hampshire Patriot and State Gazette Concord NH 1860-01-04 1869-12-29 527
New Hampshire Sentinel Keene NH 1861-01-03 1869-12-30 532
New Haven Palladium New Haven CT 1861-07-19 1863-12-31 297
New London Daily Chronicle New London CT 1860-01-02 1864-12-31 992
New London Daily Star New London CT 1860-08-16 1860-08-16 1
New London Democrat New London CT 1866-01-13 1869-12-25 160
New Orleans Weekly Times New Orleans LA 1865-02-18 1867-12-28 25
New York Herald New York NY 1860-01-01 1869-12-31 3,234
New York Ledger New York NY 1860-01-07 1867-12-28 312
New York Tribune New York NY 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,953
New-Bedford Mercury New Bedford MA 1863-10-23 1869-12-31 80
Newport Mercury Newport RI 1860-01-07 1869-12-25 552
North Alabamian Tuscumbia AL 1865-11-17 1866-12-07 3
North American Philadelphia PA 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,106
North Star Danville VT 1862-03-15 1869-02-19 19
Norwich Aurora Norwich CT 1860-04-07 1869-12-29 286
Norwich Courier Norwich CT 1860-08-16 1867-09-06 7
Norwich Morning Bulletin Norwich CT 1860-10-16 1869-02-26 119
Ohio State Journal Columbus OH 1860-01-03 1860-10-09 39
Old Colony Sentinel Plymouth MA 1866-12-08 1866-12-08 1
Oregon State Journal Eugene OR 1864-03-12 1869-12-25 169
Owyhee Avalanche Silver City ID 1865-08-19 1869-11-27 220
Pacific Commercial Advertiser Honolulu HI 1860-01-05 1869-10-02 478
Peninsular News and Advertiser Milford DE 1861-08-02 1863-02-13 70
Pittsfield Sun Pittsfield MA 1861-01-10 1869-12-30 484
Plattsburgh Republican Plattsburgh NY 1860-01-28 1861-06-22 56
Pomeroy's Democrat Chicago IL 1869-01-06 1869-12-29 52
Portland Daily Advertiser Portland ME 1861-03-27 1863-12-31 743
Portland Weekly Advertiser Portland ME 1862-01-11 1864-01-30 104
Portsmouth Journal of Literature and Politics Portsmouth NH 1860-01-07 1869-12-25 858
Providence Evening Press Providence RI 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,092
Public Ledger Philadelphia PA 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,112
Quincy Whig Quincy IL 1868-05-03 1869-12-31 507
Reading Adler Reading PA 1860-01-03 1869-12-28 521
Reconstructionist Washington (DC) DC 1866-02-10 1866-03-24 2
Reese River Reveille Austin NV 1864-08-05 1864-08-11 2
Republican Farmer Bridgeport CT 1860-04-13 1865-12-08 39
Richmond Daily Whig Richmond VA 1864-05-17 1864-05-17 1
Richmond Enquirer Richmond VA 1862-03-06 1868-08-01 116
Richmond Examiner Richmond VA 1861-07-16 1866-08-29 289
Richmond Whig Richmond VA 1860-01-03 1869-12-31 963
Salem Observer Salem MA 1860-01-07 1868-11-07 307
Salem Register Salem MA 1860-01-02 1869-12-30 798
Salt Lake Daily Telegraph Salt Lake City UT 1866-01-12 1868-07-03 757
San Francisco Bulletin San Francisco CA 1860-01-03 1869-12-31 3,016
San Joaquin Republican Stockton CA 1860-01-07 1860-12-08 36
Sandusky Register Sandusky OH 1860-01-04 1867-04-24 1,095
Saturday Evening Gazette Boston MA 1863-01-10 1865-12-30 151
Saturday Morning Citizen Beverly MA 1860-04-14 1867-03-16 52
Savannah Daily Advertiser Savannah GA 1868-12-08 1869-01-05 2
Semi-Weekly Standard Raleigh NC 1861-08-10 1868-03-08 18
Sociale Republik New York NY 1860-01-07 1860-05-26 20
South Jersey Republican Absecon NJ 1863-09-19 1865-07-01 22
Southern Illustrated News Richmond VA 1862-09-13 1864-09-10 56
Southern Intelligencer Austin TX 1860-01-04 1860-04-04 10
St. Albans Messenger St. Albans VT 1860-01-05 1869-12-31 248
St. Paul Daily Press St. Paul MN 1868-01-02 1869-12-31 613
Standard Clarksville TX 1860-01-14 1865-12-16 152
Stoughton Sentinel Stoughton MA 1863-12-05 1865-09-09 88
Sun Baltimore MD 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 3,095
Sunday Delta New Orleans LA 1860-01-15 1860-03-25 7
Sunday Mercury Philadelphia PA 1864-12-18 1865-12-03 49
Sunday Times Chicago IL 1869-10-10 1869-10-10 1
Telegraph Salt Lake City UT 1865-10-09 1866-10-04 101
Texas State Gazette Austin TX 1860-01-07 1860-12-29 49
Times Hartford CT 1860-03-31 1868-09-12 5
Times Troy NY 1863-07-25 1869-12-25 314
Trenton State Gazette Trenton NJ 1860-01-02 1869-12-31 2,212
Trinity Advocate Palestine TX 1860-01-04 1860-12-12 18
True Delta New Orleans LA 1862-05-27 1862-07-30 3
Union Houston TX 1869-01-06 1869-12-29 134
Vermont Journal Windsor VT 1861-03-02 1866-12-01 93
Vermont Phoenix Brattleboro VT 1861-01-03 1866-12-28 254
Washington Reporter Washington PA 1860-01-04 1869-12-29 615
Washington Review and Examiner Washington PA 1865-10-04 1869-12-29 222
Weekly Champion and Press Atchison KS 1860-01-07 1869-05-22 377
Weekly Civilian Cumberland MD 1860-01-05 1865-09-21 94
Weekly Council Bluffs Bugle Council Bluffs IA 1860-01-04 1861-01-02 37
Weekly Eastern Argus Portland ME 1863-12-31 1863-12-31 2
Weekly Houston Telegraph Houston TX 1860-01-04 1860-08-21 28
Weekly Journal Miner Prescott AZ 1866-01-10 1869-12-25 211
Weekly Rescue Sacramento CA 1864-02-01 1869-09-22 141
Weekly Wisconsin Patriot Madison WI 1860-01-07 1863-12-26 207
Western Clarion Helena AR 1865-04-01 1865-12-16 26
Whaleman's Shipping List and Merchants' Transcript  New Bedford MA 1860-01-03 1864-09-13 246
White Pines News Treasure City NV 1869-06-15 1869-06-15 1
Willimantic Journal Willimantic CT 1865-10-05 1866-12-13 51
Windham County Transcript Danielsonville CT 1863-11-12 1865-11-30 32
Wisconsin Chief Fort Atkinson WI 1860-01-04 1866-09-29 106
Wisconsin Daily Patriot Madison WI 1860-01-03 1864-11-14 1,464
Wisconsin Free Democrat Milwaukee WI 1860-10-17 1860-11-28 7
Wisconsin Patriot Madison WI 1864-10-22 1864-10-22 1
Wisconsin State Journal Madison WI 1861-10-29 1869-02-02 4
Wooster Republican Wooster OH 1860-01-05 1869-12-30 338
Yankton Press and Dakotan Yankton SD 1861-06-06 1869-12-30 350