Sunday, July 24, 2011

Historical Newspapers in California: Digitized and free to view

Worth checking out--
The California Digital Newpaper Collection is quite amazing. It is one of those free, searchable sites which can yield fascinating information about history as it was recorded way back when. And who knows, if you have an ancestor in Alta California, he or she might show up in a search. A project of the University of California, holdings include newspaper articles from 1846 to 1922. Search terms are highlighted in the article.
The searchable website can be located at:

1 comment:

Ruth said...

Thanks for the link! I have several ancestors who ended up in California, maybe I can find one... :)

Have a great day!

Ruth Stephens
Ruth's Genealogy