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The following titles are currently microfilmed by CRL. Please inquire with CRL’s Newspaper and Sales Department for more information or to receive a price quote for a specific range of years.

Africa
Europe
Latin America
Middle East


Africa

 

Daily GraphicAccra, Ghana

(daily except Sunday)

Ghana’s largest newspaper, the Daily Graphic was founded in 1950. This state-owned daily claims circulation of about 180,000 copies per issue. Since constitutional revisions in 1992 guaranteeing media freedom, the Daily Graphic has had to compete with several independent newspapers, and the media climate in country has steadily improved.

  • 1956–Dec. 30, 1982 (106 reels)
  • Dec. 31, 1982–1988 (20 reels)
  • 1989–93 (16 reels)
  • 1994–95 (20 reels)
  • 1996–April 2001 (60 reels)
  • May 2001– (12 reels per year)

 

Daily NationNairobi, Kenya

(daily except Sunday)

  • June 1962–Feb. 1974 (84 reels)
  • March 1974–1993 (119 reels)
  • 1994–Oct. 1997 (30 reels)
  • Nov. 1997– (12 reels per year)

 

Ethiopian Herald — Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

(daily except Monday)

This leading English-language daily is state-owned and reflects the government’s position on both domestic and foreign-policy issues.

  • June 23, 1956–1989 (108 reels)
  • 1990–94 (20 reels)
  • 1995–99 (20 reels)
  • 2000– (4 reels per year)

 


 

Europe

Frankfurter AllgemeineFrankfurt am Main, Germany

(daily except Sundays and holidays)

  • June 1953–1955 (16 reels)
  • 1972–March 1979 (87 reels)
  • April 1979–Aug.15, 1985 (83 reels)
  • Aug. 16, 1985–1990 (129 reels)
  • 1991–95 (120 reels)
  • 1996–2000 (120 reels)
  • Jan. 2001– (24 reels per year)

 

De VolkskrantAmsterdam, The Netherlands

(daily except Sunday)

De Volkskrant is a progressive quality newspaper intended for a wide readership, with a circulation of more than 350,000.

  • Oct. 1970–1979 (113 reels)
  • 1972–March 1979 (87 reels)
  • 1980–Nov. 14, 1992 (168 reels)
  • Nov. 15, 1992–1997 (123 reels)
  • 1998–Feb 14, 2003 (124 reels)
  • Feb. 2003– (24 reels per year)

 

Aftenposten — Oslo, Norway

(daily except Sunday)

Aftenposten is Norway’s leading broadsheet daily, based in Oslo. The morning edition, generally considered the country’s “paper of record,” is read by more than 800,000 every weekday. The conservative paper’s content consists of a blend of news and commentary, covering both national and international stories, as well as an in-depth focus on business news, sports, and culture.

  • July 1938–1955 (193 reels)
  • 1956–June 1972 (291 reels)
  • July 1972–June 1979 (162 reels)
  • July 1979–May 1984 (59 reels)
  • June 1984–Aug. 1987 (59 reels)
  • Sept. 1987–Aug. 1992 (120 reels)
  • Sept. 1992–1997 (128 reels)
  • Jan. 2, 1998–Apr 30, 2003 (128 reels)
  • May 1, 2003– (24 reels per year)

 

Latin America

 

La Nacion — Buenos Aires, Argentina 

(daily)

  • Sept.1923–March 1924
  • May 1924–June 1939 (330 reels)
  • 1951–55 (29 reels)
  • 1956–77 (405 reels)
  • 1978–Oct.1986 (212 reels)
  • Nov. 1986–March 31, 1992 (186 reels)
  • April 1, 1992–1999 (186 reels)
  • 2000– (24 reels per year)

 

Diario — La Paz, Bolivia 

(daily)

Bolivia’s oldest newspaper, this title covers editorials, culture, economy, politics, society, and sports.

  • Jan. 1956–May 1977 (198 reels)
  • June 1977–1988 (270 reels)
  • 1989–93 (120 reels)
  • 1994–98 (120 reels)
  • Jan. 1999– (24 reels per year)

 

O Estado de Sao PauloSao Paulo, Brazil 

(daily)

  • Sept.1923–March 1924
  • Sept. 1956–June 1972 (379 reels)
  • July 1972–July 20, 1975 (107 reels)
  • July 21, 1975–May 15, 1984 (252 reels)
  • May 16, 1984–Oct. 1988 (135 reels)
  • Nov. 1988–Dec. 31, 1993 (180 reels)
  • Jan. 1, 1994–Nov. 1999 (179 reels)
  • Dec. 1999– (36 reels per year)

 

El Comercio — Quito, Ecuador 

(daily)

El Comercio is Quito’s most-read daily newspaper in Quito and one of the two leading papers in Ecuador. Its primarily centrist viewpoint provides detailed, serious coverage of political, economic, environmental, and cultural news, together with commentary by a number of well-known columnists.

  • Jan. 4, 1940–April 20, 1945
  • April 29, 1946–1947 (54 reels)
  • 1956–69 (216 reels)
  • 1970–March 1975 (126 reels)
  • April 1975–86 (307 reels)
  • 1987–Aug. 15, 1991 (120 reels)
  • Aug. 30, 1991–Aug. 15, 1996 (120 reels)
  • Aug. 16, 1996–Oct. 15, 2000 (120 reels)
  • Oct. 16, 2000– (24 reels per year)

 

El Diario de Hoy — San Salvador, El Salvador

(daily)

El Diario de Hoy is one of El Salvador’s two leading daily newspapers. Founded in 1936, this paper has been described as a “conservative, pro-government daily,” though recent trends show an attempt to provide a balanced and objective approach to the news. CRL has been filming this newspaper since 1956.

  • 1956–69 (213 reels)
  • 1970–Sept. 15, 1979 (232 reels)
  • Sept. 16, 1979–July 5, 1985 (129 reels)
  • July 16, 1985–1992 (179 reels)
  • 1993–97 (120 reels)
  • 1998–Dec. 20, 2001 (120 reels)
  • Dec. 21, 2001– (24 reels per year)

 


 

Middle East

 

CumhuriyetIstanbul, Turkey 

(daily)

  • 1956–March 1972 (62 reels)
  • April 1972–April 1978 (31 reels)
  • May 1978–1982 (28 reels)
  • 1983–June 1987 (36 reels)
  • July 1987–1992 (66 reels)
  • 1993–97 (59 reels)
  • 1998– (12 reels per year)

 

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