The links below are a list of the Illinois newspaper
titles on microfilm (with holdings) that are available through the
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. All titles are available for
use by visiting the library or through interlibrary loan.
For more information, see Newspaper Microfilm policies
on this web site. If you have any questions please contact Jan Perone
of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library at (217) 785-7941 or by
email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
[ ] Brackets around dates indicate an
incomplete file. Brackets around a title indicate a successor title
for which no issues are held.
* First issue at that place, with that frequency, or under that title.
In a few instances, preliminary issues preceded Volume I, No. 1; in
others, the paper was suspended or moved away, then resumed.
X Last issue at that place, with that
frequency, or under that title. In some cases, extras were issued after
the end of regular publication.
= Changed to, or merged into, another
frequency or title.
+ File continues to date and is being
? In list of missing issues, indicates
that a regular publication date was missing, but numbering was consecutive
(or fewer numbers than dates were missing). Following X in the main
listing indicates that this was in all probability the final issue,
but it is not certain.
LANGUAGES: Ch, Cherokee; Cr, Croatian; Cz, Czech; D,
Danish; F, French; Fl, Flemish; G, German; Gr, Greek; It, Italian; J,
Japanese; N, Norwegian; P, Polish; R, Russian; S, Swedish; SI, Slovenian;
Sp, Spanish; Y, Yiddish. E (for English) is used only where necessary
bm bimonthly bw biweekly d daily i irregular m monthly q quarterly qw four times a week sm semimonthly sw semiweekly tw triweekly w weekly
Unless otherwise noted newspapers listed are weeklies.
Ja January F February Mr March Ap April My May Je June Jl July Ag August S September O October N November D December
COOK - Argo, Arlington Heights, Auburn Park, Austin, Barrington, Bartlett,
Bellwood, Berwyn, Blue Island, Bremen, Brookfield, Buffalo Grove, Burnside,
Burr Ridge, Calumet City, Camp Skokie Valley, *Chicago, Chicago Heights,
Chicago Lawn, Cicero, Clarkdale Junction, Clyde, Congress Park, Countryside,
Des Plaines, Dolton, Elk Grove Village, Elmwood Park, Evanston, Evergreen
Park, Fernwood, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Gano, Glencoe, Glenview,
Grand Crossing, Hanover Park, Harvey, Hegewisch, Hillside, Hoffman Estates,
Indian Head Park, Kensington, LaGrange, LaGrange Park, Lansing, Lemont,
Lincolnwood, Lyons, Markham, Maywood, Melrose Park, Midlothian, Morgan
Park, Morton Grove, Mt. Prospect, Niles, Niles Center, Normal Park,
North Riverside, Northbrook, Norwood Park, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Orland
Park, Palatine, Palos Heights, Palos Hills, Park Forest, Park Ridge,
Posen, Prospect Heights, River Forest, River Grove, Riverdale, Riverside,
Rogers Park, Rolling Meadows, Roseland, Schaumburg, Skokie, South Chicago,
South Holland, Stickney, Streamwood, Summit, Tinley Park, Washington
Heights, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheeling, Wilmette, Winhetka,
DU PAGE - Addison, Bensenville, Bloomingdale, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream,
Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Glendale
Heights, Hanover Park, Hinsdale, Itasca, Lisle, Lombard, Medinah, Naperville,
Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Roselle, Turner/Turner Junction, Villa
Park, Warrenville, Wayne, West Chicago, Westmont, *Wheaton, Willowbrook,
Winfield, Wood Dale, Woodridge
LAKE - Albion, Antioch, Barrington, Deerfield, Fort Sheridan, Fox Lake,
Grayslake, Great Lakes, Highland Park, Lake Forest, Lake Villa, Lake
Zurich, Libertyville, Lincolnshire, Lindenhurst, Little Fort, Mundelein,
North Chicago, Nunda, Round Lake, South Waukegan, Wauconda, *Waukegan,