Alabama Online Historical Newspapers

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County & City
Name of Newspaper
Years Covered
Cost
Resource
Baldwin - Blakeley
(ghost town - now Historic Blakeley State Park)
Blakeley Sun
1818 - 1819
$
GenealogyBank
Calhoun - Jacksonville
Teacola > Chanticleer
(Jackson State University)

1939 - 2011
Free
Jacksonville State University
Calhoun - Jacksonville
Jacksonville Republican
1837 - 1838
1840 - 1895
Free
Jacksonville State University
Cherokee - Centre Cherokee County   
Clarke - Grove HillGrove Hill Herald1850 - 1854$GenealogyBank
Clarke - Grove Hill
Southern Recorder
1847 - 1849
$
GenealogyBank
Colbert - Tuscumbia
North Alabamian
1865 - 1866
$
GenealogyBank
Dallas - Cahawba
(ghost town)
Alabama Watchman
1820
$GenealogyBank
Dallas - Cahawba
(ghost town)
Cahawba Press and Alabama Intelligencer
1819 - 1820
$GenealogyBank
Dallas - SelmaChattanooga Daily Rebel1865FreeLibrary of Congress
Jefferson - Birmingham
Age-Herald
1894 - 1901
$
GenealogyBank
Jefferson - Birmingham
Alabama Citizen
1913 - 1918
Free
Google News Archive
Jefferson - BirminghamBirmingham Iron Age
1874 - 1885
Free
Birmingham Public Library
Jefferson - BirminghamLabor Advocate
1895 - 1902
$GenealogyBank
Jefferson - BirminghamPratt City Herald
1899 - 1901
Free
Birmingham Public Library
Jefferson - BirminghamWeekly Age
1888 - 1899
Free
Birmingham Public Library
Jefferson - BirminghamWeekly Iron Age
1884 - 1887
Free
Birmingham Public Library
Jefferson - BirminghamWide-Awake
1900$
GenealogyBank
Madison - Huntsville
Huntsville Gazette
1816 - 1894
$
GenealogyBank
Madison - Huntsville
Huntsville Star
1900
$GenealogyBank
Mobile - Mobile
Mobile Evening Telegraph
1864
$GenealogyBank
Mobile - Mobile
Mobile Register
1858 - 1992
$
GenealogyBank
Monroe - Claiborne
(ghost town)
Alabama Courier
1819
$
GenealogyBank
Montgomery - Montgomery
Daily Alabama Journal
1849 - 1853
$
GenealogyBank
Montgomery - Montgomery
Daily Confederation
1858 - 1860
$
GenealogyBank
Montgomery - Montgomery
Montgomery Advertiser
1901 - 1922
$
GenealogyBank
Montgomery - Montgomery
Montgomery Enterprise
1900$
GenealogyBank
Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa
Alabama Intelligencer and States Rights Expositor
1833 - 1835
$
GenealogyBank
Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa News1929 - 2008
Free
Google News Archive
Washington - (Old) St. Stephans
(now Old St. Stephens Historical Park)
Halcyon
1818 - 1820
$GenealogyBank





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