Local Newspapers Online Research
Baltimore Sun – Historical
Offers full page and article images of the newspaper from 1837-1985. Full text search access to diverse regional perspectives and coverage on events that shaped the 19th and 20th century.
Search the full text of the DC Metropolitan newspapers (EXCLUDING the Washington Post) and other sources of current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more. It includes local news, editorials, announcements and other sections.
Washington Evening Star, 1852 - 1981
Search and browse "scanned" copies of every page of every issue of the Star, long considered the "hometown paper of record" for the Nation’s Capital. This valuable archive offers significant new research opportunities from the Antebellum Period to World War I to the start of the Korean War.
The Washington Post, Current and Historic
1987-Present - The full-text electronic edition.
1877 to 1997 - Digital edition with full text searching of each page, individual articles and images.
Washington Times, 1990-Current
As an alternative voice to The Washington Post, the Washington Times covers events in Washington, D.C., the nation, and the world. Established in 1982, the newspaper is the full-text electronic edition of record of the publication.