Resources for Arizona Newspapers
Libraries and Archives
The Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records has copies of newspapers dating from 1860. The Arizona State University Library at http://www.asu.edu/lib/, University of Arizona Library at http://www.library.arizona.edu/, and large public libraries also have good collections of Arizona newspapers. The Family History Library has not acquired copies of the papers. A guide to locating early newspapers from the territorial era is:
Estelle Lutrell, Newspapers and Periodicals of Arizona, 1859-1911. Tucson, Arizona: University of rizona,1950. (Family History Library book 979.1 B2L).
The U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present is a national directory from the Library of Congress of over 140,000 newspaper titles. The directory provides a list of libraries from around the country that have the newspapers in their collections.
Digital Issues Online
NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Arizona newspapers online. This database is free at some libraries under the name AccessNewspaperArchive.
Graham Guardian Newspaper (Safford, Ariz.) 1895-1923 is available for searching Online. Click Browse Issues tab.
Mohave County Miner Newspaper (Mineral Park, A.T. [Ariz.]) 1882-1918 is also availble.
Safford Rattler (Safford, Ariz.) 1896-189? is available Online.