Swedish American: California Newspapers

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Swedish American Newspapers in California

_____________Title________________City of Publication_______________________
          Vestern                                    Eureka
         California Journalen                    Los Angeles
         California Posten                        Los Angeles
         California Veckoblad                   Los Angeles
         Mot Strömmen                           Oakland
         Svenska Vestern                        Oakland
         Västra Härolden                         Oakland
         California Scandinav                    San Francisco
         Ebenezer                                   San Francisco
         Pacific Posten                            San Francisco       
         Vestkusten                                 San Francisco

Many Swedish-American newspapers are available on microfilms at the Swenson Center at Augustana College and are available to borrow via interlibrary loan throughout the United States. See http://www.augustana.edu/x14666.xml  to see specific newspaper and years you would like to view. Contact your local library if you are interested in placing a request. Supply your library with the following information:

  •  Title of newspaper
  •  The specific years you need for your research
  •  Inform your library that the requests can be sent directly via OCLC (“ICY”), fax 309 794-7230, or via mail to Augustana College Library, 639 38th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201-2296