HISTORIC HENRY COUNTY NEWSPAPERS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

HISTORIC HENRY COUNTY NEWSPAPERS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

The Henry County Library is proud to announce that the second half of our newspaper microfilm collection has been fully digitized and is now available for patrons to read online. The following titles are now accessible:

Calhoun Clarion, 1902-1918 

Montrose Tidings, 1919-1943

Montrose Recorder, 1901-1918

Urich Herald, 1893-1957

Urich Herald-Montrose Tidings, 1957-1966

Henry County Democrat, 1875-1883, 1893-1895, 1898-1966

Henry County Republican, 1891-1910

Deepwater World , 1901-1903, 1914-1918

 

Patrons can view these titles by going on the library’s webpage www.henrycolib.org, and clicking ‘Online Resources’ on the top menu tab. From there, the links to the newspapers can be found on the Genealogy/Local History section of the page.

These newspapers are now word searchable which makes research much easier. This will be a great resource for anyone who does local genealogy or wants to learn more about Henry County history.

These newspapers were digitized by the State Historical Society of Missouri as part of a grant awarded to the Henry County Library. This project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.

We at the Henry County Library, hope that all of our local history buffs will enjoy this newest offering from the library. 

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