CanGenealogy Canadian Genealogy Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers
More newspaper back issues are being placed on the Internet every year. They can help a genealogist in many ways – by providing information on births, deaths and marriages, but noting store openings or major economic changes, or by reminding us whose pumpkins were the biggest back at the fall fair.

See also Newfoundland and Labrador links | Newfoundland and Labrador directories

General information

The Ancestor Hunt - Newfoundland
Comprehensive site with extensive lists of newspapers.

The Google News Archive is one of the most extensive collections available, but it has serious flaws. Searching is almost impossible, so be prepared to browse. Date ranges are often inaccurate. Also, there are usually gaps.
Search Tips for Google News Archive -- By Kimberly Powell.
Newspapers on Google -- Search by keywords and by specifying the source.
Titles available on Google -- A tough-to-use list of the newspapers available.
Different selection of newspapers; some Canadian titles included.

Titles by location

(Harbor Grace) The Standard 1863-1873
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Newfoundlander (St. John's) 1820-1892
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) Newfoundlander (St. John's) 1845-1852
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Newfoundland Express (St. John's) 1851-1855
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Public Ledger 1827-1888
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Public Ledger, and Newfoundland General Advertiser 1828-1830
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Royal Gazette and Newfoundland Advertiser 1810-1816
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Telegram 1881-1882
From Google Newspapers

(St. John's) The Evening Telegram 1887-1999
From Google Newspapers

Newfoundland and Labrador 1884-1924,1984-1995
Twillingate Sun and Le Gaboteur.

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