The second batch of Alaskan historical newspaper pages has been accepted for ingest in Chronicling America!
The first batch of Alaskan historical newspapers is live on Chronicling America – FREE for you to search!
“Newspapers have been called history’s first draft…”
There are two main principles behind the National Digital Newspaper Program which are also cornerstones of library and archival science, ACCESS and PRESERVATION.
The first batch of Alaskan historical newspaper pages will become available to the public in Fall 2017…
Starting Fall 2017 the Alaska State Library will begin making 100,000 pages of historical Alaskan newspapers available…