The Official Historical Society of Schuylkill County

Newspapers on Microfilm

MinersJournal

The Schuylkill County Historical Society in Pottsville has a collection of copies of miscellaneous other paper on microfilm that were published at various times throughout the area. The following is a current list of our newspaper holdings.

  • Pottsville Republican 1885 to the present
  • Miners Journal, Pottsville 1829 to 1953 (1924 through 1927 missing)
  • Pottsville Standard June 12, 1858 to September 17, 1886 (gaps exist)
  • Pottsville Emporium May 11, 1838 to February 2, 1854
  • Pottsville Evening Chronicle April 17, 1875 to June 30, 1905
    (several months of issues are missing between 1899-1903)
  • Ashland Advocate July 5, 1889 to June 28, 1907
  • Mining Register 1850 to 1851
  • Pine Grove Herald January 27, 1928 to January 30, 1931
  • St. Clair Splinters August 24, 1897 to July 1903
  • The Call, Schuylkill Haven January 23, 1892 to November 27, 1929
  • Weekly Herald, Shenandoah May 28, 1870 to December 31, 1876 and December 8, 1883 to December 22, 1894
  • Evening Herald, Shenandoah Aug 21, 1875 to Nov 16, 1878 and December 21, 1885 to December 31, 1894
  • Tamaqua Courier 75th Anniversary Edition, August 1, 1943
  • Shenandoah Evening Herald 75th Anniversary Edition, August 21, 1950
  • Schuylkill Haven Call 200th Anniversary Edition, September 1, 1950
  • Pottsville Journal 125th Anniversary Edition, October 2, 1950

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