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Newspapers on microfilm - NSHS Holdings

NSGS (NE State Genealogical Society) - Ordering instructions and catalog of microfilm available by inter-library rental/loan. Holdings include newspapers, atlas & plat books, 1885 census, and miscellaneous (marriage, cemetery, etc) - click on Microfilm Rental.

NSHS (NE State Historical Society)
     A more comprehensive set of newspaper microfilm is available for viewing at NSHS Library in Lincoln , OR you can arrange research by NSHS employees from those films.
     To see a list of newspapers for the county of interest to you, visit the IRIS UNL Catalog Subject Search. Enter "xxxx County Neb Newspapers", and then press the "search" button. The holdings of NSHS are cataloged on this website.
     Detailed lists of the newspapers which have been microfilmed are kept by NSHS in loose leaf notebooks, which they consult when you specify the research desired. Some reels are available by inter-library loan. See NSHS website for instructions & fees (Reference by Mail). Consult their Guide to Genealogical Research at NSHS for other materials available.

Microfilm lists
Eventually, we hope to have a complete list of all newspapers microfilmed for the state of NE with notes regarding where available.
List of microfilm available to rent from Nebraska State Genealogical Society (includes some newspapers, by county)

Newspapers - Lists of holdings from the web (Library, society or NEGenWeb Project county site)


Boone County, holdings at NSHS for Albion
For Boone, Cedar Rapids, Petersburg, Primrose and St. Edward

Madison County, holdings at NSHS for
     Norfolk - Daily News.
     Other Norfolk newspapers, and Tilden.
     Madison, Meadow Grove and Newman Grove

Box Butte County, holdings at NSHS for Allliance
Holdings at NSHS for Hemingford

Merrick County, Central City Library

Merrick County, holdings at NSHS

Boyd County

Morrill County, holdings at NSHS for
Bayard, Bridgeport and Broadwater

Butler County, holdings at NSHS Library for

Bellwood, Brainard, David City, Garrison, Linwood,
Rising City, Surprise, Ulysses


Burt County

Nance County, holdings at NSHS

  Nuckolls County

Cass County, holdings at NSHS

Chase County, holdings at NSHS for
Champion, Imperial and Wauneta

Platte County, holdings at NSHS Library for
Columbus, Creston, Humphrey, Lindsay, Monroe & Platte Center.

Clay County

Polk County, holdings at NSHS Library for
Osceola, Polk, Shelby and Stromsburg.

Colfax County


Red Willow County, McCook Library

Gage County

Richardson County, Falls City Library & Arts Center

  Valley County

Hall County holdings at NSHS Library

Alda, Cairo, Grand Island (incomplete), Wood River


Washington County, holdings at NSHS for
Arlington, Blair, Cuming City, DeSoto, Herman, Kennard.

Johnson County

Wheeler County, holdings at NSHS for
Bartlett, Cumminsville, and Ericson

SPECIALITY NEWSPAPERS (under construction)

Church, School, Ethnic, Occupation or Place of Employment (incl CCC) , WCTU

Territorial Newspapers

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