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Full-color scans of original print documents archived at the Center for Research Libraries (CRL). The collection spans the nineteenth century through the dawn of the twentieth century, containing labor, trade, literary, scientific, and photographic periodicals, as well as other historically significant titles. The collection features dozens of trade journals in its list of titles.

As of the June 2009 launch, there are over 450,000 pages and 60 titles loaded in the database, but there will be a total of 3 million pages across hundreds of periodical titles by the time the project is complete.

Coverage: 19th and 20th centuries
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Last modified: 05/15/14