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The [http://www.his.state.mt.us/ Montana Historical Society]has the largest collection of [[Montana]] newspapers. The society has a card file of obituaries, primarily from pre-1920 newspapers.  
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The [http://www.lib.montana.edu/ Montana State University Library]and the [http://www.lib.umt.edu/ Mansfield Library at the University of Montana]also have collections. The Family History Library has not acquired newspapers from the state.
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== Resources for Montana Newspapers  ==
  
== Web Sites == *[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/mt Montana Online Historic Newspapers] - Identifies historical newspapers available online at both free and pay-to-access websites. *[http://www.smalltownpapers.com/index.htm http://www.smalltownpapers.com/index.htm] *http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx ($) *[http://www.ancestry.com www.ancestry.com] ($) {{Montana|Montana}} [[Category:Montana|Newspapers]]
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=== Libraries and Archives  ===
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The [http://mhs.mt.gov/ Montana Historical Society] has the largest collection of Montana newspapers. The society has a card file of obituaries, primarily from pre-1920 newspapers.
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The [http://www.lib.montana.edu/ Montana State University Library]and the [http://www.lib.umt.edu/ Mansfield Library at the University of Montana] also have some newspaper collections. The Family History Library has not acquired newspapers from the state.
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==== United States Newspaper Directory  ====
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The [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles 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.
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=== Digital Issues Online  ===
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{{wikipedia|Wikipedia:List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/mt Montana Online Historic Newspapers] - Identifies historical newspapers available online at both free and pay-to-access websites.  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/CardCatalog.aspx#ccat=hc%3D25%26dbSort%3D1%26filter%3D0*38|1*2|1*29%26 Ancestry.com] ($) has a good collection of digital Montana newspapers.
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com GenealogyBank.com] ($) has nearly two dozen Montana newspaper titles.
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com NewspaperArchive.com] ($) has a collection of digitized [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=59 Montana newspapers] online. This database is sometimes free at libraries under the name Access NewspaperArchive.
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*[http://www.smalltownpapers.com Smalltownpapers.com]  
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov Chronicling America] has some historical issues for the state of Montana online.
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=== Indexes ===
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== Websites ==
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Resources for Montana Newspapers

Libraries and Archives

The Montana Historical Society has the largest collection of Montana newspapers. The society has a card file of obituaries, primarily from pre-1920 newspapers.

The Montana State University Libraryand the Mansfield Library at the University of Montana also have some newspaper collections. The Family History Library has not acquired newspapers from the state.

United States Newspaper Directory

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

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives

Indexes

Websites