Tama County IAGenWeb
Newspaper Articles

Thanks to the Tama County Historical Society and Genealogical Library
the following Tama County newspapers are online:
Iowa Transcript, Toledo, IA 1859 - 1901
Toledo Chronicle, Toledo, IA 1873 - 1938
Star Clipper, Traer, IA 1883 - 1909
Traer Star Clipper, Traer, IA 1909 - 1941
Le Grand Reporter, Le Grand, IA 1909 - 1943
Garwin Sun, Garwin, IA 1950 - 1976

A good history of newspapers in early Tama County can be found in Chapter X of History of Tama County Iowa, 1883.

Past Times, a supplement of the Marshalltown (Marshall County) Times-Republican, is “Central Iowa's monthly magazine dedicated to celebrating our history.” The Aug 2009 issue has an article on Leander Clark College, formerly known as Western College, which was in Toledo, Tama County, from 1857 to 1919.

Iowa Unsolved Murders has details of 5 historic cases, with references.

History of Badger Hill Cemetery from The Gladbrook Tama Northern, Gladbrook, Iowa, Friday, August 12, 1955, page 5

IOWA OLD PRESS, an IAGenWeb Special Project

Newspaper Articles from The Tama News-Herald -Thursday, September 17, 1925
Transcribed and submitted by Judy Landauer

Tama County Murder Cases

Accidental Deaths

Newspaper Articles from the Toledo Chronicle

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