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Historical newspapers and magazines were written as events were occurring and provide contemporary accounts of the world your ancestors lived in from day to day. They provide insight into opinions of the time and can also provide information on individuals which would not otherwise be recorded.

Currently includes:

  • The War Illustrated - Weekly
    • 22nd Aug 1914 to 8th Feb 1919.
  • The Illustrated London News
    • Our online collection starts from the very first issue in January 1842 and will eventually extend to 1915, with many items available currently from 1842 to 1918.
    • Bookmarked by article and are easily searchable, containing many announcements of Births, Marriages, Deaths, Obituaries, Wills & Bequests. The Illustrated London News was founded in 1842 and was the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper.

Coming Soon:

  • The Great War - Weekly
  • Punch - Vol 1 to 119

Currently Includes:

    Channel Islands Monthly ReviewBack To Top

    These Newspapers & Magazines give a great insight into our ancestors, full of fascinating articles, on a weekly basis.
    • 1941 - Dec,Nov
    • 1942 - Apr,Feb,Jan,Mar
    • 1943 - Apr,Feb,Jan,Jun,Mar,May
    • 1945 - May

    Harpers MagazineBack To Top

    • 1889 - Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov

    Illustrated London NewsBack To Top

    • 1842 - Jan,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1843 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1844 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1845 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1846 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1847 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1848 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1849 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1850 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1851 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1852 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1853 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1854 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1855 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1856 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1857 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1858 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1859 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1860 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1861 - Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec,Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun
    • 1862 - Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec,Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun
    • 1863 - Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec,Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun
    • 1864 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1865 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1866 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1867 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1868 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1869 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1870 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1871 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1872 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1873 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1874 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1875 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1876 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1877 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1878 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1879 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1890 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun

    Jewish ChronicleBack To Top

    • 1908 - Jan,Feb

    Ss Great Britain TimesBack To Top

    • 1865 - Oct,Nov,Dec

    The Great WarBack To Top

    • 1914 - Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1915 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1916 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1917 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1918 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1919 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov

    The SphereBack To Top

    • 1914 - Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1915 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun

    War IllustratedBack To Top

    • 1914 - Aug,Oct,Nov,Dec,Sep
    • 1915 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1916 - Jan,Feb,Jul,Aug,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1917 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1918 - Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
    • 1919 - Jan,Feb

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