Newspaper Resources

Michigan Newspaper Links

  • Allegan District Library

    Allegan District Library has digitized several newspapers such as: the Allegan Journal, the Allegan Journal and Tribune, and the Allegan Gazette. They are nearly complete runs of each paper. Researchers have several search options to choose from.

  • Benzie County Newspapers from 1888-2012

    A searchable collection of area newspapers specific to the county and area of Benzie

  • Cass City Newspapers

    Searchable scanned images of the Cass City Chronicle and the Cass City Enterprise dating to the 1800s. From the Rawson Memorial Library in Cass City.

  • Charlevoix Courier Obituary Database

    The Friends of the Charlevoix Public Library have indexed and scanned obituaries from the Charlevoix Courier, 1994 to present.

  • Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

    This site allows you to search and read newspaper pages from 1900-1910 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.

  • Grand Haven Tribune Obituary Index, 1891-1979

    Grand Haven Tribune Index and selected digitized vital records.

  • Isabella County Enterprise: Births, Deaths, Marriage Licenses and Marriages

    Transcriptions of Births, Deaths, Marriage Licenses, and Marriages reported in the Isabella County Enterprise from 1875-1900.

  • Pinckney Community Public Library:

    Pinckney Community Public Library offers a browseable collection of both the Pinckney Dispatch and the Gregory Gazette.

  • Saginaw News Obituary Index

    The Public Libraries of Saginaw maintains an index of more than 200,000 obituaries from the Saginaw News.

  • Sandusky District Library

    Sandusky District Library provides access to many scanned newspapers and local history material related to the Sandusky, Michigan area.

  • Sault Ste. Marie Evening News Index

    Search the index for citations to articles in the Evening News, 1888 to present, and other Sault Ste. Marie papers, 1887 to 1903

  • Signal of Liberty

    Signal of Liberty is a newspaper whose goal is to bring the issue of slavery to the minds and hearts of the readership. The newspaper shows the growing antislavery movement within Michigan focusing on local churches and other social organizations.

  • The Daily Tribune (Royal Oak, MI)

    Digitized copies of "The Daily Tribune" microfilm from November 1877 – September 2015 by the Royal Oak Public Library. 

  • Ypsilanti Commercial newspaper

    This website is an index only resource. This resource covers the years 1865-1898, but does not cover all of the Ypsilanti area. Researchers may find some citations for vital records such as births, marriages, and deaths, but are encouraged to search the cited dates on the microfilm copy for further information.