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Pacific Fishermen

Pacific Fisherman: A collection from the UW Libraries includes digitized early copies of this publication that ran from 1903 to 1966. Included are issues from 1903 through 1911. Containing information about all aspects of fisheries in this region, Pacific Fisherman provides a historical perspective on fisheries in the early part of the 20th century.

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UW Libraries Newspaper Collection

The UW Libraries has a large collection of newspapers published in the United States and around the world.  Current and historic newspapers may be available in paper, online, and on microfilm.  Search UW Libraries  to find the newspaper that you need. 

Find historic newspaper holdings by searching a place name and/or subject combined with the word 'newspaper.' For example: "orcas island newspaper" returns a result for The Orcas Islander, with microfilm available beginning in 1940.

Check the current Newspaper Subscriptions list to see if the UW Libraries receives a current, paper edition of the newspaper, locate microfilm backfiles, and connect to current web sites. 

You may request a newspaper in microfilm via the Interlibrary Loan book request form. Be sure to include in the notes section the particular dates of the reel that you need.