PA Room

The Ross Pennsylvania Room houses current and historical materials highlighting topics and authors indigenous to Pennsylvania.  The collection is intended to supplement genealogy resources and includes:

Early Newspapers

  • The Eagle (weekly) - August 1838
  • The Clintonian (weekly) - 1840
  • Clinton County Democrat (weekly) - 1840 / 1843
  • The Clinton Democrat (weekly) - 1844-1921
  • The Clinton Tribune (weekly) - 1849
  • The Logansville Democrate (weekly) - [German language] 1853
  • The American Watchman (weekly) - 1854-1861
  • The Lock Haven News (weekly) - 1861
  • The Lock Haven Press (weekly) - 1861
  • The Clinton Republican (weekly) - 1863-1921
  • Quid Nunc (daily) - 1869
  • The Independent (daily) - 1869
  • The Renovo Record (weekly, later daily) - 1871
  • The Enterprise (weekly) - 1873
  • The Daily Journal (daily) - 1878-1883
  • The Weekly Journal - 1879
  • The Evening Express (daily) - 1882
  • The Sugar Valley Journal (weekly) - 1884-1917
  • The County Journal (weekly) - 1886
  • The Valley Chief - June 8, 1894
  • The Clinton County Times (weekly) - 1895
  • The Mill Hall Times - 1897
  • The Avis Advance (weekly) - 1913
  • The Clinton Dispatch (daily) - 1914-1917
  • The Lock Haven Express (daily) – 1917

Additional Tools

Chronicling America Project via the Library of Congress

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ 
Allows free access to newspaper pages from 1860 to 1922 from the following states: Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington.