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PA Room

The Ross Pennsylvania Room houses current and historical materials highlighting topics and authors indigenous to Pennsylvania. The collection is intended to supplement genealogy resources and includes:

Early Newspapers

The Eagle (weekly) – August 1838
The Clintonian (weekly) – 1840
Clinton County Democrat (weekly) – 1840 / 1843
The Clinton Democrat (weekly) – 1844-1921
The Clinton Tribune (weekly) – 1849
The Logansville Democrate (weekly) – [German language] 1853
The American Watchman (weekly) – 1854-1861
The Lock Haven News (weekly) – 1861
The Lock Haven Press (weekly) – 1861
The Clinton Republican (weekly) – 1863-1921
Quid Nunc (daily) – 1869
The Independent (daily) – 1869
The Renovo Record (weekly, later daily) – 1871
The Enterprise (weekly) – 1873
The Daily Journal (daily) – 1878-1883
The Weekly Journal – 1879
The Evening Express (daily) – 1882
The Sugar Valley Journal (weekly) – 1884-1917
The County Journal (weekly) – 1886
The Valley Chief – June 8, 1894
The Clinton County Times (weekly) – 1895
The Mill Hall Times – 1897
The Avis Advance (weekly) – 1913
The Clinton Dispatch (daily) – 1914-1917
The Lock Haven Express (daily) – 1917

Additional Tools

Chronicling America Project via the Library of Congress

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/
Allows free access to newspaper pages from 1860 to 1922 from the following states: Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington.

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