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Delaware Newspapers: News Journal, Evening Journal, & Newark Post Chronologies

News Journal (Wilmington) Chronology

Microfilm S 7 (morning editions)

Morning Herald v. 1 (1875) - v. 3 (1877), v. 5 (1877) - v. 7 (1878), v. 10 (1878) - v. 12 (1878), v. 14 (1879)
Daily Morning News v. 1 (1880) - v. 2 (1880)
Morning News v. 2 (1880) - v. 64 (1913)
Wilmington Morning News v. 64 (1913) - v. 169 (1966)
Morning News 1966 - 1989
News Journal 1989 -

 

Microfilm S 39 (evening editions)

Wilmington Evening Journal no. 1 (1888) - 45th year, no. 168 (1932)
Evening Journal and Every Evening 1933 - 1934
Wilmington Journal-Every Evening 1934 - 1960
Evening Journal 1960 - 1988

Note: Both papers had Saturday editions until September 1, 1975, when the Morning News and the Evening Journal changed to Monday-Friday only. Subsequently the Saturday and Sunday editions were named News Journal and are at Microfilm S 7.

From January 3, 1989 to April 14, 1989, both papers were called News Journal, but there was still a separate evening edition published, located at Microfilm S 39. Subsequently there was one daily morning newspaper, the Wilmington News Journal.

Newark Post Chronology

Microfilm S 55

Newark Post 1910 - 1969
Newark Post Weekly 1969 - 1970
Weekly Post 1970 - 1980
New Weekly Post 1980 -1984
Newark Weekly Post 1984
NewArk Weekly Post 1985 - 1990
Post 1990 - 1993
Newark Post 1993 - 2006 (1993: July 2 - 2006:Jan. 20)

Subject Guide

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Rebecca Knight
Contact:
Associate librarian
Reference and Instructional Services Department
Morris Library, Room 117H

Subjects: U.S. Government Information,
Delaware, census, family studies, RefWorks, APA style, and genealogy.


Education:
B.A., History. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1973.
M.S., Library Science. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1981.