The University of Maryland Libraries joins the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities in celebrating a major milestone for Chronicling America, a free, searchable database of historic U.S. newspapers. The Library of Congress announced on October 7 that more than 10 million pages have been posted to the site. This number includes 117,082 pages of Maryland newspapers digitized by the Historic Maryland Newspapers Project and its content partners, the Maryland State Archives and Maryland Historical Society, from the following titles:
- American Republican and Baltimore Daily Clipper
- Baltimore Commercial Journal, and Lyford’s Price-Current
- Baltimore Daily Commercial
- Catoctin Clarion
- Civilian & Telegraph
- Der Deutsche Correspondent (daily and weekly)
- Maryland Free Press
- The Daily Exchange
- The Pilot and The Pilot and Transcript
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For more information about the Historic Maryland Newspapers Project, please visit our website: http://ter.ps/newspapers.