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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) 558-8856 or by email at jan.perone@illinois.gov.

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Civil War Newspapers Holdings 1861-1865

SYMBOLS AND ABBREVIATIONS

[ ] 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 currently received.

? 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 for clarity.

FREQUENCY:

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.

MONTHS:

Ja
January
F February
Mr March
Ap April
My May
Je June
Jl July
Ag August
S September
O October
N November
D December

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FOREIGN PAPERS:

ALGERIA
Algiers
Stars and Stripes Africa: O 9, 1943
Stars and Stripes Mediterranean: N 27-D 25, 1943; Ja 8-F 19, Mr 4-Jl 8, Ag 5, 26, S 23, 1944

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ARGENTINA
Buenos Aires
Standard: N 1, 1889

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AUSTRALIA
Melbourne
Illustrated Post: Jl 25, 1865
Sydney
Morning Herald: Ja 31, 1943

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CANADA
Port Hope
Guide: Ag 17, S 12, 1861
St. Catharines
Journal: JI 9, 1881
Post: Mr 9, 1865
Stanstead
Journal: D 30, 1847-Ja 13, 1848

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CHINA
Chungking
Reporter: Je 14, 1945
Shanghai Evening Post & Mercury (E): Mr 26, Ag 6, 1944

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CUBA
Havana
Gramma Weekly Review (E): My 1-15, 1966
Lucha (Sp): Mr 3, 1905
Post: Mr 2, 1905

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CZECHOSLOVAKIA
Prague
Ceske Slovo (Cz): Ap 26, My 1, 1931

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ENGLAND
Birmingham
Post: D 24, 1892
Liverpool
Willmar & Smith's European Times: N 30, 1850
London
Express: (d) F 16, 1942
Illustrated News of the World: N 17, 1860
Mail: (d) Je 21, 1944
Outpost: My 1944
St. James's Chronicle; or, British Evening Post: N 12-26, 1772
Times: N 18, 1812; My 23, 1910; S 17, 1954; Ag 10, 1969
Manchester
Mercury & Harrop's General Advertiser: N 28, 1769
Southall
West Middlesex Gazette: S 27, 1930

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ETHIOPIA
Asmara
Eritrean News (It & E): (d) JI 30-31, Ag 5, 1942

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FRANCE
American Expeditionary Force
Stars & Stripes: *F 8, 1918-Je 13, 1919X
Beaune
A.E.F. University News: Je 6, 1919
Bordeaux
Cross Flags: Mr 15, 1919
Petite Gironde (F-E): D 2, 1918
Nancy
Stars & Stripes: (d) F 27, Mr 6-7, 10, 24, 27, 29, 1945
Paris
American Register: JI 12, 1873; Mr 11, 1876
Echo de Paris (F): Je 4, 1919
Excelsior (F): O 10-11, 22, N 6, 1918
Heure (F): N 14, 1918
Journal (F): O 12, 1918
Matin (F): N 13, 1918
Parisian: S 25, 1879
Petit Journal (F): O 11, 1889
Populaire (F): Je 5, 1919
Stars and Stripes (E): (d?) S 17, 20-21, 1927
Temps (F): N 6, 1918
St. Aignan
Windmill: My 28-Je 11, 1919
St. Nazaire
Gangplank News: (d) My 20, 1919

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GERMANY
(N.P.)
Beachhead News: (d) Ap 8, JI 1, 1945
Andernach
Watch on the Rhine: JI 11-18, Ag 15, 1919
Bremer
Bremer Zeitung (G): Ja 30, 1934
Darmstadt
Stars and Stripes: N 23, 1963
Frankfurt
Stars & Stripes: (d) Ap 23-24, My 5-7, 1945
Zeitung and Handelsblatt (G): (d) S 21, 1918
Nurnberg
Stars & Stripes: (d) My 9-14, 25, Jl 23-24, 1945
Pforzheim
Powder Horn: JI 29, Ag 5-12, S 20, 1945
Possneck
Thirtieth Infantry Division Scrap Book: (m) *F, Je 1945

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ICELAND
Reykjavik
White Falcon: *S 27, 1941 (facsimile; part)

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INDIA
Bombay
Standard: (d) N 28, 1944
Times of India: N 15, 1909
Calcutta
China Lantern: (tw) Ag 15, 1945
Command Post: N 10, 1944; Ja 19, 1945
Hindusthan Standard: Ja 6, 28, 1946
Morning News: Ja 28, F 14, 1946
SEAC, The Services Newspaper of South East Asia Command: F 28, 1945
Special Service: Ap 14, Je 1, Ag 25, S 8, O 13, N 10, 24, 1945; Ja 12, 1946
Statesman: (d) Ag 7, 14, 23, 27, 1945
Camp Sledge
Yankee Doodler: Jl 1, 15, 1944
Delhi
Roundup: S 24, O 15-22, N 5, 26, D 3, 1942-Ja 14, 28, F 4, 18-Mr 18, Ap 8, My 13-27, Jl 15, 29, Ag 19-26, S 30, N 19, D 30, 1943; Ja 13, F 10-17, Mr 9-16, 30, Ap 20, My 18, Je 15-29, Jl 13, 27, 1944; Mr 29, Ap 19, Ag 23, D 20, 1945
Statesman: Mr 8, 1944

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IRELAND
Donegal
Democrat: Ag 8, 1969

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JAMAICA
Kingston
Gleaner: (d) F 21, 1966

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LIBERIA
Monrovia
Liberia Herald: F 22, 1832

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MEXICO
Magdalena
Lower Californian (E): N 10, 1870
Saltillo
Picket Guard (E): Ap 19-My 24, 1847

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NORTHERN IRELAND
Belfast
News Letter: (d) Ag 7, 1969

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PANAMA
Panama City
American (Sp-E): My 4, 1934

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PHILIPPINES
Manila
Bulletin: Mr 29, 1954; Mr 28, 1955; Ap 9, 1956; Ap 1, 1957; Ap 11, 1960
Freedom: F 16, 1899
Herald: F 2, 1899; My 28, 1938

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PUERTO RICO
Ponce
Neuva Era (Sp-E): Ag 29, 1898

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RUSSIA
Moscow
Izvestia (R): Mr 26, 1961
News: (d) My 25, 1932
Pravda (R): N 23, 1961

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SCOTLAND
Aberdeen
Free Press: O 31, 1871

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SWITZERLAND
Geneva
Chronicle of the Continent: Mr 14, 1876

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VIETNAM
Saigon
Ninth Infantry Division, The Old Reliable: Mr 18, 1967

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