Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers

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Resources for Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Newspaper Directories[edit | edit source]

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 principal repository for newspapers is the Newfoundland and Labrador Collection, which is part of the:

St. John's Public Libraries[edit | edit source]

This collection has several published and donated family histories.


Newfoundland & Labrador Collection
Provincial Resource Library

Arts & Culture Centre
St. John's, NL, Canada
A1B 3A3

Telephone: (709) 737-3955
E-Mail: genealogy@nlpl.ca

Indexes[edit | edit source]

Newfoundland and Labrador Published Indexes[edit | edit source]

  • 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Newfoundland and Labrador Unpublished Indexes[edit | edit source]

The Public Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador has unpublished extracts from newspapers in Twillingate.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]