This amazing site reveals our history explored through the newspapers of the day… from all around the country.

Events big and small that portray both the agonies and ecstasies of our existence are keyword searchable and readable in a page image–including photographs and illustrations from the actual papers– covering 1836-1922. You’ll find everything from the launching and sinking of the Titanic, to Houdini’s escapades and so much more.

Tuesday’s Tip –August 5, 2014 (Chronicling America- Historic Newspapers)

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