New Africana Database
We are very pleased to announce a new Africana database, the World Newspaper Archive’s African Newspapers, 1800 to 1922 [log-in required].
This unique database includes approximately 65 newspaper titles spanning just over a century. The countries represented include: Angola, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, São Tome e Principe, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
The high-resolution images are fully text searchable, bringing 17th and 18th century Africa to your fingertips. Editorials, news reports, advertisements, letters, poetry, matrimony and death notices reveal a continent moving towards dramatic change.
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