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Iowa newspapers throughout the years

*Iowa Newspapers Established Prior to the Civil War

*List of Iowa Newspapers in 1860

*List of Iowa Newspapers in 1869

*List of Iowa Newspapers in 1884

*List of Iowa Publications in 1911

*List of Iowa Publications in 1919


Miscellaneous Articles & Other Stuff

*The Valley & the Shadow: Iowa Journalism, 1868

*About Institutional Newspapers, 1902

*Iowa Newspaper History, Palimpsest 1920

*Three Men And A Press, Palimpsest 1920

*Hubert Moeller Articles, ca1930's

*Iowa Press Association, 1940

*Iowa newspapers online - a list of free-to-view archives

*Iowa newspapers - ordering microfilm via interlibrary loan, finding in libraries, etc.

*Iowa Old Press in 'Family Tree' Magazine

*Iowa Old Press editor Linda Ziemann gives news interview

*Iowa Old Press & 'The Music Man' in the Netherlands

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Iowa in the Civil War
Iowa in the Great War
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Iowa History Project

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Iowa Family Group Sheets

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Iowa Graves Survey (WPA)

*Offsite: Other old newspaper websites:
Uncle Dale's "Readings in Early Mormon History" Iowa newspapers 1836-1844
In Old Fort Dodge Blog - newspaper transcriptions
Translations from 19th Century German-American Newspapers, includes Der Demokrat, Davenport, Iowa
Ireland Old News
Monroe Co. NY Old News


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You are MOST WELCOME to type & submit Iowa old news transcriptions to the Iowa Old Press Editor, Linda Ziemann. (Use the email link.) Your Contributions are VERY MUCH APPRECIATED. Thanks also to the former Co-Editor and one of the Iowa Old Press Co-founders, Sharyl Ferrall. Best Wishes to Sharyl in her retirement from IOP.

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