Georgia Newspaper Project

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The Georgia Newspaper Project is part of the U.S. Newspaper Program, run by the National Endowment for the Humanities with assistance from the Library of Congress, and its goals are to locate, catalog, and preserve on microfilm newspapers published in Georgia from the eighteenth century to the present. To date the Georgia Newspaper Project has microfilmed at least one newspaper title from every county in Georgia in which newspapers were ever published. More than 2500 titles altogether have been filmed, including over 200 current newspapers that continue to be filmed on an ongoing basis.


Strengths:
Microfilm of historic and current newspapers from around Georgia.
Parent Institution:
University of Georgia. Libraries
Location:
320 S Jackson St Athens, GA 30602
Phone:
+1-706-542-2131

Collections

Name Description
Athens Historic Newspapers Archive : Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Athens, Georgia newspapers from 1827 to 1922.
Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Atlanta newspapers from 1857 to 1922.
Columbus Enquirer: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of the Columbus Enquirer from 1828 to 1890.
East Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of East Georgia newspapers from the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries
Georgia Historic Newspapers The Georgia Historic Newspapers archive includes newspaper titles from around the state. The collection provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date, title, region, city, and newspaper type.
Macon Telegraph: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Macon Telegraph from 1826 to 1908.
Mercer Cluster: Georgia Historic Newspapers Student newspaper of Baptist-affiliated Mercer University dating from 1920 to 1970.
Metro Atlanta Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Metro Atlanta newspapers from the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries
Middle Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Middle Georgia newspapers from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Milledgeville Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of Milledgeville newspapers from 1808 to 1920.
North Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of North Georgia newspapers from 1850 to 1922.
Savannah Historic Newspapers Archive Searchable issues of Savannah newspapers from 1809 to 1880
Southern Israelite: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of the Southern Israelite from 1929 to 1958 and from 1984 to 1986.
South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of South Georgia newspapers from 1845 to 1922.
The Red and Black: An Archive of the University of Georgia Student Newspaper Searchable issues of the University of Georgia's student newspaper, The Red and Black from 1893 to 2006
The University Bumble Bee: From the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Satirical newspaper from graduating students of the University of Georgia from the late nineteenth century to the early twentieth.
West Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Searchable issues of West Georgia newspapers from 1843 to 1942.