Updated and brand new newspaper collections including multilingual Italian-Canadian news out of Montreal & Toronto, more of the British Whig, and more
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New newspapers & newspaper collections
Cook Memorial Public Library District has digitized and added their local newspaper back copies, from 1923-1932 and are releasing them year by year as US copyright expires on the publications. Explore the full collections from the Libertyville, Illinois region at http://vitacollections.ca/cmpldnewsindex/search From the York University Libraries, this unique collection of Italian-Canadian newspapers reflects the transcontinental news from 1930-1946, covering World War II from both sides of the globe. The issues were processed with multilingual OCR so they can be searched in both Italian and English: http://vitacollections.ca/yul-italiancanadiannewspapers/search
The Frontenac Heritage Foundation persevered through the pandemic to achieve their grant-driven goal of digitizing the Daily British Whig from 1902-1926. This expands the Digital Kingston collection: check out the 1902 sample here. The rest is soon to come at http://vitacollections.ca/digital-kingston/search