Newspaper Archives Question

Ben Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Sat Oct 15 23:43:51 UTC 2011

On Sat, Oct 15, 2011 at 7:23 PM, Arnold Zwicky wrote:
> On Oct 15, 2011, at 4:16 PM, sclements at NEO.RR.COM wrote:
>> When you say "" are you referring to the NewsBank Ancestry
>> GenealogyBank Historical Newspapers accessible through Mid-Continent Public
>> Library?  If so, the anser is "no, they are not the same."
> is a commercial website doing genealogical searches.  just look at the
> website (or see their tv commercials). includes a historical newspaper archive that appears to
be a subset of what's available on uses an entirely different database of historical


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