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Long Beach and Local History: Historical Newspapers

Local Print Newspapers in Microfilm

The Newspapers below, unless otherwise noted, are located by newspaper title in Lower Level Microfilm. Click on newspaper title to see catalog record.

FILED IN MICROFILM UNDER TITLE

CITY

DATES HELD

COMMENTS

Long Beach Press
(Merged with, Long Beach Daily Telegram to form Long Beach Daily Press)
(Continued by, Long Beach Daily Press)
Long Beach 1/22/1901-12/31/1915  
Long Beach Daily Press
(Merged from: Long Beach Press and Long Beach Daily Telegram)
(Continued by, Long Beach Press Telegram)
Long Beach 11/4/1919-9/9/1924  

Long Beach Daily Telegram
(Merged with, Long Beach Press to form Long Beach Daily Press)
(Continued by, Long Beach Daily Press)

Long Beach

12/16/1904-7/16/1916

 

The Union (CSULB Student Newspaper)
Located in Library Special Collections

Long Beach 1977- (Holdings incomplete)

CSULB student newspaper

Long Beach Labor News
(Labor News, Long Beach)

Long Beach 8/8/1943-12/24/1948  
Long Beach Press Telegram
(Continues, Long Beach Daily Press)
Long Beach

9/10/1924-1/15/1930; 10/1/1938-6/30/1947
Unbound, last mo.

 

Viking

Long Beach (City College) 1927-1938; 1948-1982 LB Community College Newspaper
Forty-Niner
(Daily Forty Niner)
Long Beach, CSULB 11/1949-8/17/1998
Unbound latest
Newspaper Index in SPEC and REF 1949-1989
Free Venice Beachhead
(Beachhead)
M film call # AP2 F87

Los Angeles, Venice

mfilm: 1968-80; 2nd floor: 1984-1993

Counterculture, Underground
Venice Evening Vanguard
(Evening vanguard, Venice vanguard, Venice Daily Vanguard, Evening Vanguard-Sun)
Los Angeles, Venice 1911-1940  
Rafu Shimpo
(L.A. Japanese Daily, L.A. Japanese Daily News, Los Angeles Japanese Daily News)
Los Angeles 1914-1969 In Japanese and English
Japanese-American Newspaper
Pacific Citizen Los Angeles 1942-1989 Japanese American Newspaper
Los Angeles Sentinel Los Angeles 1968-1970, latest unbound African-American Newspaper
Los Angeles Free Press
(Free Press, Los Angeles)
Los Angeles 5/1964-6/1969 Counterculture, Underground

Local, California Newspapers, Online

U.S. Historic Newspapers Online

Here are some databases for finding primary newspaper articles.