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Documenting Racial Violence in Kentucky, 1880 and 1950: Newspapers

This research guide is to help interns working on the Documenting Racial Violence in Kentucky project.

Black Historical Newspapers

General National Historical Newspapers

Kentucky Historical Newspapers

Accessing Microfilm at UK Libraries

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Tuskegee Institute News Clippings File on Microfilm

Tuskegee Institute News Clippings File. Tuskegee Institute, Ala: Division of Behavioral Science Research, Carver Research Foundation, Tuskegee Institute, 1978.

  • Young Library Ready Reference - Microform Guides B 94-3 guide
  • Young Library Periodicals Desk Microfilm B 94-3

Subject: Lynching

  • 1899-1919 - Reel 221
  • 1919-1922 - Reel 222
  • 1922-1924 - Reel 223
  • 1924-1926 - Reel 224
  • 1926-1929 - Reel 225
  • 1929-1931 - Reel 226
  • 1931-1933 - Reel 227
  • 1933-1934 - Reel 228
  • 1934-1935 - Reel 229
  • 1936-1938 - Reel 230
  • 1939-1940 - Reel 231
  • 1940-1943 - Reel 232
  • 1943-1948 - Reel 233
  • 1948-1953 - Reel 234
  • 1953-1957 - Reel 235
  • 1958-1966 - Reel 236

In citing these clippings, researchers should credit both the original publications and the microfilm edition.