4 Million Page Milestone Surpassed

The New York State Historic Newspapers project has hit another major milestone with the surpassing of the 4 million page threshold this month. The project now has over 250 newspaper titles from all across the state. The 4 millionth page is contained within the September 23rd, 1937 issue of The Watchman. The Watchman is a weekly newspaper that was published in Mattituck, NY from 1937 to 1940. It was a continuation of The Watchman of the Sunrise Trail, which ran from 1927 to 1937 on a weekly basis.

Newspapers Added or Updated This Month

The Long-Islander - The Long Island Traveler-Watchman - The Long Island Traveler, Mattituck Watchman - The Long Island Traveler - Islip Bulletin - The County Review - The Corrector - The Babylon Beacon - South Side Messenger - Queens County Review - The Nassau Post - The Newark Courier - The Newark Courier-Gazette, The Marion Enterprise - Newark Courier-Gazette - The Courier-Gazette

Total Pages Added in April: 298,467

About NYS Historic Newspapers

The NYS Historic Newspapers project provides free online access to a wide range of newspapers chosen to reflect New York's unique history. Those who would like to contribute to the project, either financially or by providing content, should contact info@nnyln.org for more information.