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== History ==
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== History ==
  
== Resources for Michigan Newspapers ==
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== Resources for Michigan Newspapers ==
  
 
A newspaper pool has been organized by the Library of Michigan, Detroit Public Library, and other institutions to gather and microfilm all known Michigan newspapers. These microfilms are available to public and university libraries that participate in interlibrary loan. A description of the state's newspapers is in the Fall-Winter, 1971–72, issue of Family Trails (see the "[[Michigan Periodicals|Periodicals]]" section).  
 
A newspaper pool has been organized by the Library of Michigan, Detroit Public Library, and other institutions to gather and microfilm all known Michigan newspapers. These microfilms are available to public and university libraries that participate in interlibrary loan. A description of the state's newspapers is in the Fall-Winter, 1971–72, issue of Family Trails (see the "[[Michigan Periodicals|Periodicals]]" section).  
  
=== Libraries and Archives ===
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=== Libraries and Archives ===
  
 
Newspapers in the [http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-54504_50206_18643---,00.html Library of Michigan] in Lansing are listed on their web site.  
 
Newspapers in the [http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-54504_50206_18643---,00.html Library of Michigan] in Lansing are listed on their web site.  
  
The Family History Library has no Michigan newspapers, but does have:
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==== Newspaper Directory  ====
  
:Link, Muriel. ''Obituaries Index, 1933–1948''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1976. (Family History Library {{FHL|434468|title-id|disp=films 1002031–44}}.) This index contains clippings from various Michigan newspapers.
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The [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present] is a national directory from the Library of Congress of over 140,000 newspaper titles. The directory provides a list of libraries from around the country that have the newspapers in their collections.  
  
:The Historical Records Survey (Michigan). ''Vital Records from the Detroit Free Press 1831–1868''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. (Family History Library {{FHL|293292|title-id|disp=films 927477–79}}.)
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=== Digital Issues Online  ===
  
=== Digital Issues Online ===
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{{wikipedia|Wikipedia:List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
  
{{wikipedia|List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=52 Michigan newspapers] online. This database is sometimes free at libraries under the name AccessNewspaperArchive.
  
NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=52 Michigan newspapers] online. This database is sometimes free at libraries under the name AccessNewspaperArchive.
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=== Indexes  ===
  
=== Indexes ===
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:Link, Muriel. ''Obituaries Index, 1933–1948''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1976. (Family History Library {{FHL|434468|title-id|disp=films 1002031–44}}.) This index contains clippings from various Michigan newspapers.
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:The Historical Records Survey (Michigan). ''Vital Records from the Detroit Free Press 1831–1868''. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. (Family History Library {{FHL|293292|title-id|disp=films 927477–79}}.) ([http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/14237792/editions?editionsView=true Worldcat])<br> <br>
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*http://www.50states.com/news/michigan.htm
  
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Contents

History

Resources for Michigan Newspapers

A newspaper pool has been organized by the Library of Michigan, Detroit Public Library, and other institutions to gather and microfilm all known Michigan newspapers. These microfilms are available to public and university libraries that participate in interlibrary loan. A description of the state's newspapers is in the Fall-Winter, 1971–72, issue of Family Trails (see the "Periodicals" section).

Libraries and Archives

Newspapers in the Library of Michigan in Lansing are listed on their web site.

Newspaper Directory

The U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present is a national directory from the Library of Congress of over 140,000 newspaper titles. The directory provides a list of libraries from around the country that have the newspapers in their collections.

Digital Issues Online

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives

NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a large collection of Michigan newspapers online. This database is sometimes free at libraries under the name AccessNewspaperArchive.

Indexes

Link, Muriel. Obituaries Index, 1933–1948. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1976. (Family History Library films 1002031–44.) This index contains clippings from various Michigan newspapers.
The Historical Records Survey (Michigan). Vital Records from the Detroit Free Press 1831–1868. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. (Family History Library films 927477–79.) (Worldcat)

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