Evansville Historical Newspapers

Full-page, fully searchable digitized editions of historical Evansville newspapers from 1871-1951 are now available thanks to a generous grant from the EVPL Foundation.

This online tool will save countless hours of searching through microfilm, providing instantaneous results including photographs, advertisements, notices and maps.

Customers can bookmark, save, download and print articles or full editions found in the database. The collection is nearly 70% complete. Continue to check back as we fill the gaps between 1951 and 1990.

Due to vendor restrictions, this resource is available only to EVPL resident cardholders (PLAC not applicable) or via in-house Library computers.

All EVPL locations are closed Wednesday, February 1st due to the inclement weather.Our digital resources are available 24/7.