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Richmond Times-dispatch, Historical

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Producer: Readex
Description: Part of the America's Historical Newspapers series, this database contains over 23,000 issues of the Richmond Times Dispatch dating from 1903 to 1986.
Please note that some years and issues, particularly from the 1950's and 1960's, are missing from this database. The publisher is working to fill in gaps.
There also is a somewhat crude online index to 1940's-1985 articles (citations only).
Usage Tips: Browsing   You can browse one or more issues by clicking on the calendar.

Searching   Note that you can search for one or more words in the full text of articles or their headlines.
*   To search for articles containing two or more words, connect the search terms with AND. Example: students AND discipline
To search for articles containing a multi-word phrase, enclose the search terms within quotation marks. Example: "tea party"
To search for articles containing any forms of a word, use an asterisk (*) to substitute for one or more letters. Example: emigra* finds emigrant, emigrants, emigration, etc.   Note: The system will automatically search for singular and plural forms of nouns.

Printing   You probably will get a clearer image if you click on the "Open image as PDF" icon before printing:
Librarian: Dick Grefe
Descriptors: Newspapers -- Historical