23 Additional Wisconsin Newspapers to Be Added to Chronicling America

The Wisconsin Historical Society is pleased to announce that 23 historic newspaper titles from Ashland, Baraboo, Edgerton, Hurley, La Crosse, Ladysmith, Madison, Milwaukee, Viroqua, Wabeno, Washburn, Wausau, and Wauwatosa will be added to the Library of Congress database Chronicling America.

New Digital Resource on Early Haitian Print Culture: La Gazette Royale d'Hayti--A Journey Through Early's Haiti's Print Culture

Dear friends and colleagues, I am thrilled to announce the launch of my digital project: "La Gazette Royale--A Journey Through Haiti's Early Print Culture" at http://lagazetteroyale.com


Re: Books on History of New York City journalism?

Additional suggestions from Bill Huntzicker:

Bradshaw James Stanford. "George W. Wisner and the New York Sun", Journalism History 6:4 (Winter 1979-80), 112, 117-21.

Brown Francis. Raymond of the Times. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1951.

Buchholz Michael. "The Penny Press, 1833-1861", in The Media in America. Wm. David Sloan and James Startt, eds., 3rd. ed. Northport, Ala.: Vision Press, 1996.

Carlson Oliver The Man Who Made News: James Gordon Bennett. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1942.

Call for Papers: Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression, November 8–10, 2018

Call for Papers

Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression

November 8–10, 2018

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Deadline: August 27, 2018



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