Newspaper Collection


Missouri Digital Newspaper Project

The State Historical Society of Missouri is pleased to present a growing collection of digitized historic newspapers. These images are freely available to the public and are keyword-searchable.

Focused on merging meaningful historic content with innovative modern technology, the State Historical Society of Missouri employs the highest national digitization standards: newspapers in our collection are digitized to National Digital Newspaper Program specifications.  Many of Missouri’s digital newspapers are also available through the Library of Congress’s Chronicling America site, which ultimately aims to include newspaper pages from all states and U.S. territories in its collection.

If you are interested in learning more or participating in the Missouri Digital Newspaper Project, please see our Become a Project Partner page.

Other Missouri Newspaper Resources

View our expanding digital collection by using the map and list below.

Select a county below the map to filter results.