Caribbean Newspapers, Series 1, 1718-1876

Part of the America's Historical Newspapers collection, Caribbean Newspapers, Series 1, 1718-1876, is a fully searchable collection of over 130 18th- and 19th-century newspapers from twenty-two Caribbean islands. Most newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Danish-, French-, and Spanish-language titles are included—essential for researching colonial history, the Atlantic slave trade, international commerce and relations, New World slavery, and related topics.

NOTE: Select 'Eras in the History of the Caribbean' on the search page.

Type of Information: 
E-Texts
Type of Information: 
Newspapers
Type of Information: 
Primary Sources and Archives
Core article database: 
African Studies
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American Studies
Core article database: 
African American Studies
Core article database: 
History
Dates of coverage: 
1718—1876