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Newspapers and local history

Murphy, Michael J.

Newspapers and local history

by Murphy, Michael J.

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Published by Published by Phillimore for British Association for Local History in Chichester, Sussex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • British newspapers.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Local -- Research -- Methodology.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Local -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Murphy.
      SeriesThe local historian at work ;, 5
      ContributionsBritish Association for Local History.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA1 .M89 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6822795M
      ISBN 100850337828
      LC Control Number00303646
      OCLC/WorldCa24720023

      Local History/Genealogy (LHG) is a research department specializing in the history of Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York State, the New England States, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Librarians and materials are available to help answer a wide range of information needs from family history and genealogy to in-depth research on people, places and. Step right on to Main Street at any point in history, and be immersed in the wonder and unique flavor of life in your town, or any town in America. Penned by local experts, each Images of America book weaves the history of a community in stories and rare photos, from its .

        Northern New York Newspapers. 69 ‘Books of Local Interest’: Life with spies and on the river Books of NNY interest. Mr. French’s previous book, “River Views — A History of the Islands in 3-D,” was awarded a Silver Medal for Best Regional Non-Fiction in the Northeast in the Independent Publishers Book Awards of Local Newspaper Digital Archive Online collection of several Wood County newspapers, including the weekly Wood County Sentinel-Tribune (from ) and the Daily Sentinel-Tribune (from ). This project funded in part through an Institute of Museum and Library Services LSTA grant awarded by the State Library of Ohio and the Mearl and Lolita Guthrie estate.

      The Eureka Public Library first opened its doors on July 5, Since it has been located in the historic Ewing-Davidson home. Annie Davidson was a charter member of Eureka’s Ladies Literary and Social Club, which started the library, as well as a writer, poet, and leader in her church’s local and state organizations. Local History Newspaper Collection. Newspapers may not be checked out, but photocopy machines are available. Hard copies and microfilm are located in the Local History Room unless otherwise noted. Allegan County News & Gazette. Mar. 10, –Dec. 25, (microfilm) Allegan County Photo Journal. Aug. 25, –July 5, (microfilm).


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