Forthcoming Historic Newspapers – Spring 2019

This year, the Digital Library of Georgia will be adding a variety of new newspaper titles to the Georgia Historic Newspapers (GHN) website. Below is a list of newspapers titles slated to be added to GHN in the Spring of 2019.

Georgia HomePLACE-funded newspaper titles:

  • Banks County Gazette (Homer), 1890-1897
  • Banks County Journal (Homer), 1897-1902
  • Banks County Observer (Homer), 1888-1889
  • Barnesville Gazette, 1884-1885
  • Barnesville News-Gazette, 1868-1925
  • Barrow Times (Winder), 1919-1921
  • Butts County Progress, 1907-1915
  • Commerce News, 1908
  • Daily Gazette (Barnesville), 1884
  • Danielsville Monitor, 1894-1926
  • Farmer’s Journal (Homer), 1889
  • Forest News (Jefferson), 1875-1881
  • Forsyth County News (Cumming), 1917-1953
  • Harmony Grove Echo, 1894-1897
  • Jackson Argus, 1895-1902
  • Jackson Economist (Winder), 1896-1900
  • Jackson Herald (Jefferson), 1881-1926
  • Jackson News, 1882
  • Jackson Progress-Argus, 1902-1924
  • Middle Georgia Argus, 1881-1891
  • North Georgian (Cumming), 1906-1923
  • Northeastern Progress (Harmony Grove), 1878
  • Orthodox Democrat (Barnesville), 1889
  • Reform World (Winder), 1896
  • Weekly Journal (Homer), 1889-1890
  • Winder News, 1913-1923

National Digital Newspaper Program-funded newspaper titles:

  • Brunswick Daily News, 1903-1906
  • Brunswick News, 1900-1902
  • Brunswick News, 1906-1922
  • Brunswick Times, 1889-1900
  • Brunswick Times-Call, 1900-1902

CLIR-funded newspaper titles:

  • Athenaeum (Morehouse College)
  • Maroon Tiger (Morehouse College)

Titles to be added in partnership with Ingram Library, University of West Georgia:

  • West Georgian (Carrollton), 1933-2007
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Georgia Historic Newspapers Update Summer 2018

Over the summer, the Digital Library of Georgia released several new grant-funded newspaper titles to the Georgia Historic Newspapers website. Included below is a list of the new titles along with titles added from previous newspaper websites.

Titles funded by the R. J. Taylor, Jr. Foundation

Albany Courier (Albany), 1847

American Standard (Albany), 1855

Athens Gazette, 1814-1820

Corner Stone (Columbus), 1853-1861

Carrollton Advocate, 1860-1861

Cartersville Express, 1860

Cassville Standard, 1855-1857

Columbus Daily Times, 1858-1861

Columbus Sentinel, 1837

Columbus Times, 1841-1849

Columbus Weekly Times, 1859-1862

Daily Chronicle & Sentinel (Augusta), 1860

Daily Constitutionalist (Augusta), 1860

Daily Locomotive (Atlanta), 1860

Daily True Democrat (Augusta), 1860

Democratic Platform (Calhoun), 1859

Foreign Correspondent & Georgia Express (Athens), 1809-1810

Georgia Courier (Albany), 1853-1855

Georgia Express (Athens), 1808-1809

Georgia Express (Athens), 1812-1813

Georgia Platform (Calhoun), 1858

National American (Atlanta), 1860

North-east Georgian (Clarkesville), 1857

Richards’ Weekly Gazette (Athens), 1849-1850

Southern Literary Gazette (Athens), 1848-1849

Southern Literary Gazette (Charleston), 1850-1852

South-Western News (Americus), 1856

Weekly Chronicle & Sentinel (Augusta), 1857-1861

Weekly True Democrat (Augusta), 1860

Western Herald, 1833-1834

 

Titles funded by a Digitizing Hidden Collections grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR):

Clark Atlanta University Panther, 1991-1996; 2017

The Panther, 1965-1980

Spelman Campus Mirror (Atlanta), 1925-1950

 

Titles funded by a National Digital Newspaper Program Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities:

Savannah Morning News, 1881-1887

 

The DLG has also added several previously digitized newspaper titles to the GHN website, including:

Daily Georgian (Savannah), 1835-1847

Daily Morning News (Savannah), 1850-1864

Daily News and Herald (Savannah), 1866-1868

Daily Republican, 1839-1840

Daily Savannah Republican, 1829-1839

Georgian (Savannah), 1819-1823, 1829-1835

Georgian for the County (Savannah), 1822

The Republican; and Savannah Evening Ledger, 1809-1816

Savannah Daily Georgian, 1853-1856

Savannah Daily Georgian & Journal, 1856

Savannah Daily Herald, 1865-1866

Savannah Daily Morning News, 1868

Savannah Daily Republican, 1818-1824, 1840-1853, 1855-1858, 1866-1868

Savannah Georgian, 1825-1829, 1847-1849

Savannah Georgian (tri-weekly), 1822-1831

Savannah Georgian & Journal, 1856

Savannah Morning News, 1868-1880

Savannah Republican, 1816-1818, 1824-1829, 1853-1855, 1858-1865

Weekly Georgian (Savannah), 1839-1841

 

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