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Newspaper Images Are Online!

Exciting news from Ancestry!

Now you can read over 150,000 newspapers dating back as far as 1851!  

These can be searched by name, date, newspaper or region. 

This will be a great boon for genealogists everywhere.  Never before have we been able to search for obituaries and newspaper articles about our ancestors  in actual newspaper images from newspapers across the nation at the simple click of a mouse. 

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I have been transcribing old Texas newspapers for years and placing them online.  They are mostly 1890's obits, marriages, deaths and other articles containing genealogy data, along with some articles about Bonnie and Clyde.  They can be viewed at: 

Early Texas Newspapers


Another good source of free actual newspaper article images can be found at: 

The Olden Times

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Search & View Newspapers Dating Back Over 150 Years at!

With this large collection of newspapers online, you can read and search newspapers dating back over 150 years!  The unique search engine will locate names, and keywords to help you locate newspaper articles about any subject or person, including YOUR ancestors and obituaries.  What was life like in "The Olden Days"?  Find out with this super research tool.

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