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Historical Newspapers

Local and Regional Publications

Search the Kalamazoo Telegraph (and more)

The Historical Newspapers & Regional Publications database is designed to allow online keyword search of historic newspapers, photographs, and other Kalamazoo Public Library holdings that were previously only available on microfilm. Additional publications will be added as resources allow.

The Historical Newspapers & Regional Publications database includes the library’s holdings of:

Allegan County Record (1869–71)
Augusta Beacon (1902–1952)
Berrien Springs Scrap Book
Climax Cereal (1900–1912)
Climax Crescent (1913–2012)
County Wide News
Historic Books
Kalamazoo Shopper
Kalamazoo Telegraph (1844–1916)
Kalamazoo Weekly News & Shopper
Miscellaneous Kalamazoo Publications (1864–1922)
Otsego Union (1897–1922)
Otsego Weekly Union (1875–1888)
Parchment Journal (1954–1955
Parchment News (1924–1952)
Scotts Cereal (1905–1906)
Semi-Weekly Argus
The Argus
The Galesburg Argus
The Grand Army of the Republic
The Horizon News
The Independent
The Kalamazoo Gazette
The Kalamazoo Gazette WEEKLY
The Progressive Herald (Kalamazoo) (1912–13)
The Weekly Union (1875–1888)

… and more.

Help us improve this service!

Updates and improvements are being made continuously. Should you encounter errors or wish to leave a comment, please use the feedback link provided at the bottom of each search page. Thank you!

Local Information Database

KPL’s Local Information Database combines indexing of local newspapers, magazines, historical photos, and other Local History resources, including the Kalamazoo Gazette. Library staff add new records to this rich resource of more than one million items every day. Visit the Local Information Database.

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