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PJ-250167-16
Colorado Digital Newspaper Project
Elisa Phelps, Colorado Historical Society

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Colorado Digital Newspaper Project (Blog Post)
Title: Colorado Digital Newspaper Project
Author: Ann Sneesby-Koch
Abstract: Since History Colorado joined the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP) in August 2016, project supervisor Kerry Baldwin and project manager Ann Sneesby-Koch have worked with the project’s advisory board to select titles culled from History Colorado’s collection of more than 1,000 Colorado newspapers on microfilm. Pooling the board’s collective expertise in historic newspaper collections, digitization and Colorado history, we arrived at a working list of 18 titles. By September 2018, 100,000 pages from across these titles will be incorporated into Chronicling America (http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov), the fully searchable online database that provides free access to digitized US newspapers produced by the NDNP (a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress).
Date: 12/12/2016
Primary URL: http://www.historycolorado.org/blogs/hc/2016/12/12/extra-extra-18-historic-colorado-newspapers-selected-for-the-library-of-congress-chronicling-america-database/
Primary URL Description: History Colorado Blogs website
Blog Title: Extra! Extra! 18 Historic Colorado Newspapers Selected for the Library of Congress Chronicling America Database
Website: History Colorado Blogs


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