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Ohio Historical Papers

Newspapers are a useful and convenient source of primary source material. The Dunbar Library has a large number of newspaper holdings on microfilm located in Current Periodicals on the second floor, including the Dayton Daily News. View a PDF list of available Ohio Historical Newspapers arranged alphabetically by Region or by Title.

Major newspaper titles and reference sources are listed in the catalog. The Dayton Daily News Archive collection in Special Collections and Archives is currently being processed and should be open for research beginning in late 2012.

Information and digital images from select Ohio historical newspapers as well as many newspapers around the U.S. between 1836 and 1922 are available through the Chronicling America project.