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Some newspapers have been published in [[Alaska|Alaska]], and a few indexes have been compiled. Major research centers have indexes to early papers from Fairbanks, Seward, and Petersburg. The Family History Library has not collected Alaskan newspapers. The library has ''The Anchorage Times Obituaries Index, 1915-1980'' (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=405994&disp=Anchorage+Times+obituaries+index++ fiche 6331408-9]).  
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Some newspapers have been published in [[Alaska|Alaska]], and a few indexes have been compiled. Major research centers have indexes to early papers from Fairbanks, Seward, and Petersburg. The Family History Library has not collected Alaskan newspapers. The library has ''The Anchorage Times Obituaries Index, 1915-1980'' (Family History Library {{FHL|405994|title-id|disp=fiche 6331408-9}}).  
  
 
The Alaska State Library has created the [http://www.eed.state.ak.us/lam/newspapers.cfm Alaska Newspapers Index].&nbsp; Currently there are 209002 files in the database covering numerous newspapers.  
 
The Alaska State Library has created the [http://www.eed.state.ak.us/lam/newspapers.cfm Alaska Newspapers Index].&nbsp; Currently there are 209002 files in the database covering numerous newspapers.  

Revision as of 06:39, 7 January 2011

Some newspapers have been published in Alaska, and a few indexes have been compiled. Major research centers have indexes to early papers from Fairbanks, Seward, and Petersburg. The Family History Library has not collected Alaskan newspapers. The library has The Anchorage Times Obituaries Index, 1915-1980 (Family History Library fiche 6331408-9).

The Alaska State Library has created the Alaska Newspapers Index.  Currently there are 209002 files in the database covering numerous newspapers.

For Rairbanks newspapers see: Index of Births, Deaths, Marriages and Divorces in Fairbanks, Alaska Newspapers, 1903-1930. by Fairbanks Genealogical Society.

Web Sites

http://www.usnpl.com/aknews.php

http://www.world-newspapers.com/alaska.html

http://www.newslink.org/aknews.html

http://library.state.ak.us/hist/newspaper/news.html