Newspaper Archives

Published in Victoria, The British Colonist became the leading paper in the colonies of Vancouver Island and British Columbia, and was the paper for the province of British Columbia until the emergence of Vancouver and competitors in the 1890s. You can search and view all the issues of the British Colonist (also called The Daily Read more

The Belfast Newsletter just might be the oldest English language newspaper still published today. It was first published in 1737. The Belfast Newsletter Index 1737-1800 Belfast Newsletter 1828-1900 Read more

The Cumberland & Westmorland Newspaper Archives allows you to search and view records from the following newspapers: Cumberland Newspapers West Cumberland Times West Cumberland News The Maryport Advertiser Whitehaven Gazette The Whitehaven News Whitehaven Herald The Workington Star Cumberland & Westmorland Herald The Keswick Guardian Cumberland News Cumberland Herald Carlisle Patriot Carlisle Journal The Cumberland Read more

The following newspapers are available to search. Abbotsford Post Alberni Advocate Anaconda News Atlin Claim Bella Coola Courier Boundary Creek Times British Columbia Record Cariboo Sentinel (Barkerville) Coast News (Gibsons) Creston Review Cumberland News Daily Building Record (Vancouver) Daily Ledger (Ladysmith) Enderby Press and Walker’s Weekly Grand Forks Sun Hedley Gazette Hot Springs News (Ainsworth) Read more

Newspapers can open up a whole new world for genealogists and family historians. You can find records of criminal ancestors and their crimes, obituaries, marriage notices and much more. Listed below are links to British newspaper archives that are available online. British Newspaper Archive This archive has over 7 million pages of news with thousands More Newspapers Here

The Spectator Archive contains every page of the magazine from 1828 to 2008. The archive can be searched by content, keyword, date or location. Searching and viewing content is free. Visit Website Read more