Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers
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Online Resources[edit | edit source]
- Memorial University of Newfoundland - Digital Archives Initiative, Newfoundland Newspapers
- Transcriptions from Various Newspapers For Newfoundlanders
- 1810-1890: Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 at Ancestry ($)
- 1810-1816 - The Royal Gazette and Newfoundland Advertiser at Google News - free.
- The Ancestor Hunt, Free Historical Newspaper Links, Newfoundland and Labrador
- Newfoundland & Labrador - Historical Canadian Newspapers Online, BGSU
- Transcriptions of the 19th century & other Newfoundland newspapers
Resources for Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers[edit | edit source]
Newspaper Directories[edit | edit source]
- Suzanne Ellison. Historical directory of Newfoundland and Labrador newspapers, 1807-1987. St. John's, Newfoundland : Memorial University of Newfoundland Library, 1988
- Newspapers in Memorial University of Newfoundland Library. To access the collection, see Contact us.
Libraries and Archives[edit | edit source]
The P.A.N.L. and the public library have newspaper collections covering the period from 1810 to the present.
- The Rooms (Provincial Archives)
9 Bonaventure Avenue
P.O. Box 1800, Station C
St. John’s, Newfoundland A1C 5P9
The principal repository for newspapers is the Newfoundland and Labrador Collection, which is part of the:
St. John's Public Libraries[edit | edit source]
- GUIDE TO GENEALOGICAL MATERIAL IN THE NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR COLLECTION ST. JOHN’S PUBLIC LIBRARIES
- Online Catalogue
This collection has several published and donated family histories.
Newfoundland & Labrador Collection
Provincial Resource Library
Arts & Culture Centre
St. John's, NL, Canada
Telephone: (709) 737-3955
Indexes[edit | edit source]
Newfoundland and Labrador Published Indexes[edit | edit source]
- Mildred Howard. Vital statistics and items from newspapers of Newfoundland, 1831-1872. Mildred Howard, 1983. Includes items published separately in earlier volumes,Vital statistics and items from The Newfoundlander of St. John’s Newfoundland (1980), in two volumes, 1834-1854 and 1854-1870.
- Mildred Howard. Royal Gazette and Newfoundland Advertiser: vital statistics and items. Mildred Howard, 1986-(ongoing?) Published so far, 1810-1845, 1846-1862.
- Gert Crosbie. Births, deaths, marriages in Newfoundland newspapers. St. John’s: Memorial University of Newfound, Maritime History Archive, 1986-(ongoing). Published so far 1825-1850, 1851-1859, 1860-1865, 1866-1870, 1871-1874, 1875-1877, 1878-1880, 1881-1882, 1883-1884, 1885-1886, 1887-1888, 1889-1890.
Newfoundland and Labrador Unpublished Indexes[edit | edit source]
The Public Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador has unpublished extracts from newspapers in Twillingate.
- Extracts of births, marriages and deaths from newspapers in the Conception Bay area of Harbour Grace and Carbonear, circa 1850-1900, a collection at the provincial archives.
References[edit | edit source]