Latin American Newspapers, Series 1
- Online access to more than 50 Latin American newspapers published between 1805 and 1922
- Features newspapers from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and other countries
- Created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries and its contributing members as part of the World Newspaper Archive
This groundbreaking online collection provides more than 50 fully searchable Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere, Latin American Newspapers, 1805-1922 offers unprecedented coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped this vital region between 1805 and 1922.
Latin American culture and daily life over two centuries
Latin American Newspapers, 1805-1922features such key publications as La Nacion, La Prensa and Vanguardia (Buenos Aires), Jornal do Commercio (Rio de Janeiro), O Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo), Mercurio (Santiago), La Prensa (Havana), El Guatemalteco (Guatemala City), Daily Chronicle (Georgetown, Guyana), La Revista de Yucatan (Merida, Mexico), La Patria, Mexican Herald and El Monitor Republicano (Mexico City), El Dictamen (Veracruz Llave, Mexico), La Estrella de Panama and Star & Herald (Panama City), El Peruano and West Coast Leader (Lima), Port of Spain Gazette (Port of Spain), the Venezuelan Herald (Caracas) and more than a dozen others. Through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, matrimony notices and obituaries, this unique collection chronicles the evolution of Latin American culture and daily life over two centuries. In addition, these newspapers provide a wide range of viewpoints from diverse cultures—ideal for comparing and contrasting perspectives on issues and events. More than 250 additional titles from 20 countries, including Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Paraguay, are available in Latin American Newspapers, Series 2, 1822-1922.
An integral part of the World Newspaper Archive
Created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries—one of the world’s largest and most important newspaper repositories—Latin American Newspapers, 1805-1922, is the inaugural series in the World Newspaper Archive. Advancing research and offering opportunities for fresh insights across wide-ranging academic disciplines, the World Newspaper Archive includes historical newspapers published in Africa, Latin America, South Asia and other regions. Ideal for students, teachers and scholars around the globe, this uniquely comprehensive online resource can be cross-searched with America’s Historical Newspapers for unprecedented coverage of events that have shaped world history.