New Online Newspapers

NYS Historic Newspapers has announced the newspapers that they have added in the last three months. There aren’t any from Monroe County added this time but there are some from surrounding counties. At the bottom of the list is a video telling how can search the website. Lackawanna Daily Journal Lackawanna Journal Richmond County Democrat …

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Guide: Newspapers

I uploaded a new chapter to the Genealogical Guide on newspapers of Monroe County. This appears to be the kind of record that has the greatest growth over the last ten years. There are a couple of big websites with Monroe County newspapers. Also see the paragraph on the newspapers that are on Google. They …

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Old News – Newspaper News

Can you imagine having to spend work time at a newspaper folding them by hand? This article tells how the weekly newspaper in Fairport gets a modern machine to fold their newspapers. By getting the folder the newspaper was able to print more pages which probably meant an increase in advertising revenue. By looking the …

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Marriages from 1854

At least 20 years ago a lady gave me a typed list of marriages from 1854 that were extracted Moore’s Rural New-Yorker. I’m not sure if she extracted the marriages or someone else did it. The newspaper was an agricultural newspaper that at that time was published in Rochester. It later moved to New York …

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