Dating ads in newspapers

03 Jun

Researchers can study the progression of issues over time through these historical newspaper pages, including articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, editorial cartoons, and so much more.The Pro Quest Historical Newspapers™ program contains more than 55 million digitized pages.In 2004, in response to this phenomenon, New Times Media (later to be known as Village Voice Media), a publisher of 11 alternative newsweeklies, launched a free classified website called The foundation and traditions of free classified advertising and free circulation were part of the fundamentals of the alternative newsweeklies dating back to 1971.Covering everything from major events to everyday life, these titles are invaluable research tools for studying American history and African-American culture, history, politics, and art.Pro Quest is the exclusive worldwide distributor of Newspaper ARCHIVE Library Edition, an online database that provides searchable access to 400 hundred years of local historical newspapers dating back to the 17th century.

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And, because the newspapers in this collection reside on a single platform, users can cross-search all Pro Quest Historical Newspapers titles with one another and with all other Pro Quest resources a library may have.

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Front-page headlines, classified ads, marriage and death announcements, comic strips, reviews, display advertising, editorials, birth notices, photographs, and many other article types combine to help today’s researchers not only understand the news of yesteryear, but more importantly, the context in which it was made.

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