Friday, November 07, 2014

Database of the Month: Proquest Historical Newspapers

Proquest Historical Newspapers provides Gettysburg students and faculty with access to historical news publication ranging from the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times to the Baltimore Afro-American and the Pittsburgh Courier. The database not only includes articles, but also editorials, cartoons, advertisements, birth announcements, obituaries, and more! Researchers can study anything from famous historical events to vintage advertisements through Proquest Historical Newspapers. It's easy to use, allowing researchers to limit the time frame, subject, and and type of document in the search results. Check out Proquest Historical Newspapers for primary sources, and learn about the past through the eyes of those who lived it!

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