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27 newspapers selected for digitization by the Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers Project

The Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers Project (DLNP) is pleased to announce the 27 historical newspapers selected for digitization and inclusion in the Library of Congress’s Chronicling America.  These selected titles will supplement the 55 Louisiana newspapers already available on Chronicling America

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Historical Louisiana newspapers available online

A new source of information is available for students, scholars, genealogists, and Louisiana history buffs. The LSU Libraries announces the availability of six historical Louisiana newspapers online from its Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers Project.   The six–The Carrollton Sun, the Louisiana Democrat,

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NDNP coordinator to visit LSU Libraries

Extra! Extra! Hear all about it! Join us Friday, May 14, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in the Hill Memorial Library lecture hall for a presentation by Deborah Thomas, National Digital Library Program (NDNP) Coordinator at the Library of Congress. In

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New light on an old Louisiana newspaperman

John Milton Scanland must have shaken in his boots when he opened his door one day and stood face to face with a man he thought was dead — Wyatt Earp. More than two years earlier, in March 1922, Scanland,

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LSU Libraries to digitize Louisiana newspapers

The LSU Libraries is pleased to announce the list of historical Louisiana newspapers that will be digitized as part of a grant funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Based on input from an Advisory Board of historians,

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