Check out our quick guide to the Alaska Digital Newspaper Program! Continue reading QUICK GUIDE
For those of us who don’t live in a year-round open season, fall bear season is almost upon us. Today’s “On This Day In History” post serves as a reminder for all you hunters out there to stay safe and alert to avoid ending up like A.D. Burton during his hunting trip to Chickaloon Bay in 1906… Continue reading On This Day In History: August 25
The Alaska Newspaper Project has gotten a face-lift on the Alaska State Library’s webpage with the introduction of Historical Alaska Newspapers. Continue reading NEW WEBPAGE at the Alaska State Library
“The live and prosperous towns of Douglas City and Treadwell are certainly entitled to one good, wide-awake newspaper, and it will be our desire to supply this adjunct, that is so necessary to the upbuilding of cities, and whether, or not, we succeed in our efforts, we leave for you to judge.” [cont.] Continue reading Opening Statements: Douglas Island News
The first batch of Alaskan historical newspapers is live on Chronicling America – FREE for you to search! Continue reading FIRST BATCH LIVE!
There are multiple ways to search historical newspapers for information using Chronicling America. But where do you start? Continue reading Searching Chronicling America
“Our Paper bears the name of The Thlinget not because this is the name of the largest tribe of Alaskan natives but because it means “the people”…”
Continue reading Opening Statement: The Thlinget