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Historical Nebraska Newspapers

Websites Selected by Librarians

  • Adams: Adams Gazette, Adams Globe, Adams Weekly Globe, There are a few pages from an additional 76 newspapers available in this collection. See the collection for more details.
  • Ainsworth: Ainsworth Star Journal, Brown County Democrat, Johnstown Enterprise, Ainsworth Star, Star Journal, Ainsworth Herald
  • Albion: Albion Argus, Albion News, Albion Semi Weekly News, Albion Weekly News, Boone County News
  • Arapahoe: Arapahoe Pioneer, Arapahoe Public Mirror, Arapahoe Weekly Pioneer, Edison Echo, Edison News, Edison Record, Herald, Holbrook Herald, Holbrook Observer, Public Mirror
  • Archdiocese of Omaha The True Voice, Our Sunday Visitor, The Catholic Voice Omaha Archdiocesian Newspaper
  • Atkinson: Atkinson Graphic, Atkinson Plain Dealer, Holt County Republican, Atkinson Enterprise, Republican
  • Bartley: Bartley Inter-Ocean
  • Cambridge: Cambridge Clarion, Cambridge Kaleidoscope, Kaleidoscope, Clarion
  • Central City: Central City Courier, Central City Democrat, Central City Record, Central City Record and Central City Democrat, Clarks Enterprise, Clarks Leader, Enterprise, Lone Tree Courier, Merrick County Item, Palmer Express, Palmer Record, Silver Creek Sand
  • Cheyenne County: Dalton Delegate
  • Chronicling America: Nebraska Newspapers Includes 51 newspapers from: Alliance, Bellevue, Broken Bow, Brownville, Columbus, Dakota City, Falls City, Harrison, Lincoln, Loup City, McCook, Nemaha City, Norfolk, North Platte, Omaha, Red Cloud, Valentine, Wood River Centre(Shelton)
  • Creighton: Creighton News, Nebraska Liberal, Creighton Courier, Creighton Liberal, Peoples News, Surprise
  • Crete: Crete Democrat, Crete Globe, Crete Herald, Crete News, Crete Vidette, Crete Vidette Herald, Saline County Post, Saline County Union, State Vidette, Vidette
  • Danish America Newspapers: Dannevirke, Danskeren, Den Danske Pioneer. Danish language papers published in Omaha and Blair.
  • Decatur: Decatur Herald, Decatur Advertiser, Decatur News, Decatur News
  • Dixon County: Dakota County Enterprise, Emerson Cresent, Emerson Echo, Emerson Enterprise, Emerson Era, Emerson Times, Emerson Tri County Press, Emerson Weekly Times, Newcastle Times, The Allen News, The Dixon Journal, The Newcastle News
  • Elmwood: Elmwood Leader Echo, Elmwood Echo, Elmwood Leader, Weeks Review - These newspapers were originally archived on microfilm by History Nebraska. Sometimes during this process, newspapers from multiple towns in Nebraska ended up on the same roll of film. When the film was digitized, they included all of the papers on the roll. There are a few pages from an additional 109 newspapers available in this collection. See the collection for more details.
  • Fillmore County: Exeter Enterprise, Fairmont 125 Anniversary 1873-1998, Fairmont Bulletin, Fairmont Nebraska Centennial 1873-1973, Fairmont Tribune, Fillmore Chronicle, Fillmore County Bulletin, Fillmore County Democrat, Fillmore County News, Fillmore County Republican, Fillmore County Review, Fillmore Weekly Chronicle, Friday Journal, Friday Journal and The Nebraska Signal, Geneva Gazette, Geneva Review, Grafton Bulletin, Grafton Clarion, Grafton Gazette, Grafton Leader, Grafton News, Grafton Sun, Herald Sentinel, Milligan Journal, Milligan Review, Milligan Times, Nebraska Bulletin, Nebraska Signal, Nebraska Weekly Bulletin, Ohiowa Advertiser, Ohiowa Ohiowan, Ohiowa Opinion, Ohiowa Spot Light, Ohiowan, Our Independent, Record, Republican Journal, Shickley Herald, Signal, Strang Reporter, Sutton Advertiser, The Nebraska Signal, Tuesday Journal, Tuesday Journal and The Nebraska Signal, Tuesday Republican
  • Grant: The Grant Tribune Sentinel, Tribune Sentinel, Madrid Herald, Madrid Era, Perkins County Newspaper, The Elsie Leader
  • Hall County Newspaper Digitization Project: Central Nebraska Republican, Daily Evening Times, Die Nebraska Staats Zeitung Tribune, Doniphan Eagle, Grand Island Anzeiger Un Herald, Grand Island Daily Press, Grand Island independent, Grand Island Times, Platte Valley Independent, Wood River
  • Humphrey: Cornlea Hustler, Creston News, Creston Statesman, Democrat, Humphrey Democrat, Humphrey Herald, Humphrey Independent, Lindsay Post, Lindsay Weekly Post, Platte County Leader, The Humphrey Democrat
  • Kearney: The Kearney Daily Hub
  • Lyons: Alliance Sun, Logan Valley Mirror, Logan Valley Sun, Lyons Mirror, Lyons Mirror Sun, Lyons Sun, Lyons Weekly Sun
  • Nebraska Newspapers (UNL): Includes 68 newspapers from: Alliance, Auburn, Bellevue, Broken Bow, Brownville, Calvert, Clarkson, Columbus, Dakota City, Falls City, Harrison, Hemingford, Lincoln, Loup City, McCook, Nebraska City, Nemaha, Nemaha City, Norfolk, North Platte, Omaha, O'Neill, O'Neill City, Plattsmouth, Red Cloud, Shelton, Valentine, Wahoo, Wilber, Wood River Centre
  • Neligh: Antelope Tribune, Daily Neligh Leader, Neligh Leader, Neligh News, Neligh News And Leader, Neligh Republican, Neligh Weekly News, News And Leader
  • North Bend: Eagle, Mors Bluf Orel, Morse Bluff Eagle, North Bend Argus, North Bend Republican
  • North Loup: North Loup Loyalist, The Loyalist, The North Loup Loyalist
  • North Platte: Evening Telegraph, North Platte Daily Telegraph Bulletin, North Platte Daily Bulletin, North Platte Telegraph, Telegraph Bulletin, North Platte Semi Weekly Tribune
  • Nuckolls County: Hardy Herald, Nelson Gazette, Oak News, Ruskin Leader, Superior Express
  • Oakland: Craig News, Oakland Independent, Oakland Independent and Republican, Oakland Mail, Oakland Republican, Republican
  • Omaha The Reader
  • Omaha: University of Nebraska at Omaha's student newspaper the Gateway
  • Omaha: The Excelsior
  • Omaha: Omaha Daily Republican
  • Omaha: The Omaha Excelsior
  • Omaha: The Omaha Republican
  • Orchard: The Orchard News
  • Ord: The Ord Quiz - The site does not provide a way to search the Ord Quiz Archives. One way you can search it is by going to Google and in the search box entering followed by your search term. For example try searching for: school
  • Otoe County: Daily Nebraska City News, Journal Democrat, Nebraska City Daily News, Nebraska City News, Nebraska Daily News Press, Nebraska News, Syracuse Democrat, Syracuse Herald, Syracuse Journal, Syracuse Journal Democrat
  • Pierce: Pierce County Call, Pierce County Leader, The Pierce Times - Call
  • Plainview: Plainview Gazette, Plainview News, Plainview Republican, Republican, Semi Weekly Republican
  • Polk County: Headlight, Homesteader, Osceola Record, Polk County Democrat, Polk County Farmers Advocate, Polk County Independent, Polk County Republican, Polk Progress, Shelby Sun, Stromsburg News, Stromsburg Republican, Stromsburg Weekly News, Sun
  • Ponca: Dixon County Advocate, Homer Star, Nebraska Journal Leader, Northern Nebraska Journal, Ponca Gazette, Wayne Herald
  • Sargent: New Era, Sargent Echo, Sargent Leader, West Union Gazette
  • Scotia: Scotia Register, Greeley Citizen, Scotia Herald, Greeley Herald
  • Scribner: The Scribner Rustler, Rustler Sentinel, Hooper Sentinel, The Scribner News, The Snyder Banner, Scribner Weekly News
  • Seward: Beaver Crossing Bugle, Beaver Crossing Times, Beemer Times, Blue Valley Blade, Blue Valley Record, Deutsche Farmer Zeitung, Deutsches Journal, Echo, Garland Herald, Germantown Gleaner, Independent, Independent Examiner, Milford Nebraskan, Milford Ozone, Milford Review, Milford Times, Milford Times And Continuing The Seward Citizen, Milford Weekly Nebraskan, Nebraska Deutsche Farmer Zeitung, Nebraska Reporter, Nebraska Weekly Reporter, New Era Review, Pleasant Dale Quiz, Pride of Beaver Crossing, Seward Advocate, Seward Blue Valley Blade, Seward Citizen, Seward County Independent, Seward County Tribune, Seward Independent, Seward Independent Democrat, Seward Journal, Seward Semi Weekly Reporter, Seward Weekly Reporter, Staplehurst Sentinel, Tamora Lyre, Tamora Register, Tamora Weekly Register, Utica Sun, Utica Weekly Sun, Weekly Nebraskan, Weekly Review
  • Sidney: Sidney Daily Sun, Sidney News, Sidney Sun Telegraph, Sidney Telegraph, Telegraph, Telegraph News
  • St. Paul: Phonograph, Howard County Herald, Phonograph Herald, Dannebrog News, St. Paul Republican, Phonograph Herald
  • Stanton: Register Stanton, Stanton Register, Stanton Weekly Register, Weekly Stanton Register
  • Superior The Superior Express
  • Tilden Meadow Grove News, Meadow Grove Tribune, Tilden Citizen, Tilden Citizen Meadow Grove News
  • Verdigre: Verdigre Eagle, Verdigre Citizen, Verdigre Progress
  • Wakefield: Wakefield Republican, The Wakefield Republican
  • Wayne: Logan Valley Herald, Nebraska Democrat, Wayne County Democrat, Wayne County Review, Wayne Democrat, Wayne Herald, Wayne Herald Tribune, Wayne Journal, Wayne News, Wayne Republican
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