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NJ State Library Online Newspaper Resources

Microfilmed Newspapers

The following newspapers were microfilmed as part of the national newspaper project. Newspapers whose titles have changed over the course of the film series are listed by the oldest or most prominent title. Variant titles follow, separated by a slash. These newspapers are available on microfilm at the New Jersey State Archives.

Place Title/Variant(s)
Clark Clark Patriot 
Cranford Cranford Citizen & Chronicle
Elizabeth Elizabeth Daily Monitor
Elizabeth Elizabeth-Town Gazette
Elizabeth Index and Elizabeth Review
Millburn Item of Milburn and Short Hills
New Providence Dispatch of Providence and Berkeley Heights/Dispatch
Plainfield Plainfield Times
Plainfield Plainfield Today
Plainfield Voice (Plainfield)
Rahway Garden State News
Rahway National Democrat
Rahway New Jersey Advocate
Rahway New Jersey Advocate/Advocate and Register
Rahway Rahway Advocate/New Jersey Advocate
Rahway Rahway Advocate/Weekly Advocate and Times
Rahway Rahway Daily Record
Rahway Rahway News Herald
Rahway Rahway News-Record/News-Record/Clark Patriot
Rahway Rahway Record/Rahway News Record
Rahway Union Democrat
Roselle Spectator
Roselle/Roselle Park Home News of Roselle/Roselle Park
Roselle/Roselle Park Roselle Record
Roselle/Roselle Park Spectator
Summit Summit Herald
Summit Summit Herald
Summit Summit Herald and Record/Summit Herald/Summit Record
Summit Summit Herald and Summit Record
Summit Summit Record
Union Union Sun
Westfield Standard
* denotes incomplete run 

NJ State Libraries: Newspapers

See Robin C. Mason’s, blog post, Best newspaper resources for genealogy. Robin was the Union County Coordinator.