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Philadelphia Inquirer (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Philadelphia Inquirer


ProQuest Historical Newspapers: the Philadelphia Inquirer provides the full image of articles published in the Philadelphia Inquirer from its first issue in 1860 through 2001.  It includes illustrations and advertisements. You can browse issues by clicking Publications at the top of the screen.

For more recent coverage use Access World News, which provides full-text coverage from 1981 but does not include illustrations and advertisements.


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Dates covered



The Philadelphia Inquirer

Type of coverage

Full image of each article, as well as a readable full-image of each article including any related photographs not restricted by copyright.

Print counterpart or
related resources

The Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper

Producer/content provider

Philadelphia Media Network, Inc.

Vendor/electronic presentation provider


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