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From: "Boydstun" <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] illinois newspaper project
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2007 01:12:03 -0600
What a great site. I'm sure it will be helpful to everyone.
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From: "Nan Brennan" <>
Sent: Saturday, December 01, 2007 1:06 AM
Subject: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] illinois newspaper project
> This map is great.
> Just click on a county on the map and see a list of all newspapers
> catalogued by the Illinois Newspaper Project
> and where those newspapers can be found.
> They have catalogued 1965 newspapers from Cook County, for example:
> NewBerry Library has 1670.
> Chicago History Museum has 3901* in onsite Storage and and 258 in
> offsite storage.
> Chicago Public Library, 1324. etc
> The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield has 6,442!
> No word about indexing yet!
> * CHM's 3901 titles include other Illinois and other US papers
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