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The Family History Library has few newspapers from [[Portal:Quebec|Québec]]. There are some extracts of vital records from English-language newspapers and some extracts of death notices from French newspapers. Look in the Locality Search of the Family History Library Catalog under VITAL RECORDS.  
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''[[Canada|Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Quebec|Quebec]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Quebec Newspapers|Newspapers]]''
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== Resources for Quebec Newspapers ==
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=== Libraries and Archives ===
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The Family History Library has few newspapers from Québec. There are some extracts of vital records from English-language newspapers and some extracts of death notices from French newspapers.
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=== Newspaper Directories ===
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A bibliography of Québec newspapers from 1764 to the present is:
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*Beaulieu, André, and Jean Hamelin. ''La Presse québecoise: des origines à nos jours (Québec Newspapers''). Ten Volumes. Québec, Canada: Les Presses de l'Université Laval, 1973–. (Family History Library {{FHL|971.4 B33b|disp=book 971.4 B33b}}.) Text in French.
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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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:*'''1775-1872''' - ''The Quebec Gazette'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=F_tUKv7nyWgC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1788-1791''' - ''Quebec Herald'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=Usae8uB1euoC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1811-1984''' - ''The Montreal Herald'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=bFI3QPDXJZMC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1814, 1842-1844, 1848-1849''' - ''Québec-Le Canadien'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=hImZayhCRfQC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1816-1893''' - ''Montreal Herald'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=mvPsJ3kp5DgC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1817-1821''' - ''Gazette des Trois-Rivieres'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=vYYylRVofzEC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1817-1819, 1846-1846''' - ''Gazette des Trois-Rivieres'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=WA5NYHcadZ8C Google News] - free.
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:*'''1817-1889''' - ''La Journal de Quebec'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=K3LRdlH-MEoC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1818-1984''' - ''La Minerve'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=OU6Ihb5iCvQC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1819-1820''' - ''Montreal Western Star'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1yQoGdGgb4wC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1841-1842''' - ''The Quebec Argus'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=kyHTWmgVackC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1848''' - ''The Quebec Spectator'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=M7yex6snE4oC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1855-1866''' - ''The Quebec Colonist'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=NJ774b8OgUMC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1862-1864''' - ''The Quebec Mercury'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=BMiRioqqltAC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1862-1867''' - ''The Quebec Daily News'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=LI9QrySNdTsC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1869-1870''' - ''The Quebec Evening News'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=WJVC3Jt7v1AC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1870-1903''' - ''The Quebec Daily Mercury'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=l7t_Zn2s7bgC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1874-1906''' - ''The Quebec Saturday Budget'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=FiDNX6EVdGUC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1876-1879''' - ''Quebec Daily Evening Mercury'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=ye4kPcJQO24C Google News] - free.
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:*'''1880s-1925''' - ''The Quebec Daily Telegraph'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=12nnf2f32iYC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1889, 1909-1910''' - ''Le Québec'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=tBlTYpvFGQIC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1910-1922''' - ''Quebec Telegraph'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=5Y1KH4bkPm0C Google News] - free.
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:*'''1926-1926''' - ''Le Québec Minier'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=Ej9njvOgR2oC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1935, 1953-1970''' - ''Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=9tXw7Op4-u0C Google News] - free.
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:*'''1969-1974''' - ''Québec-Presse'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=e3CVSTJ63dQC Google News] - free.
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:*'''1973-1974''' - ''Québec International'' at [http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=7cqQt8SKcR0C Google News] - free.
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=== Indexes ===
  
 
The Quebec Gazette was the first newspaper in the province. It was bilingual and sometimes published passenger lists, marriage notices, and other items that are useful in family history research. The Manuscript Division of the Public Archives of Canada created an important name and subject index to the Quebec Gazette:  
 
The Quebec Gazette was the first newspaper in the province. It was bilingual and sometimes published passenger lists, marriage notices, and other items that are useful in family history research. The Manuscript Division of the Public Archives of Canada created an important name and subject index to the Quebec Gazette:  
  
*''Index to the Quebec Gazette, 1764–1823''. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1990. (On 31 Family History Library films beginning with [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=612932&disp=Index+to+the+Qu%C3%A9bec+gazette%2C+1764%20%20&columns=*,0,0 film 1682785].)
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:*''Index to the Quebec Gazette, 1764–1823''. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1990. (On 31 Family History Library films beginning with {{FHL|612932|title-id|disp=film 1682785}}.)
  
A bibliography of Québec newspapers from 1764 to the present is:
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== Web Sites  ==
  
*Beaulieu, André, and Jean Hamelin. ''La Presse québecoise: des origines à nos jours (Québec Newspapers''). Ten Volumes. Québec, Canada: Les Presses de l'Université Laval, 1973–. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=971.4+B33b book 971.4 B33b].) Text in French.
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Microfilm copies of some Québec newspapers can be borrowed through the interlibrary loan service at public and college libraries.
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[[Category:Quebec|Newspapers]]

Revision as of 21:50, 20 September 2012

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Resources for Quebec Newspapers

Libraries and Archives

The Family History Library has few newspapers from Québec. There are some extracts of vital records from English-language newspapers and some extracts of death notices from French newspapers.

Newspaper Directories

A bibliography of Québec newspapers from 1764 to the present is:

  • Beaulieu, André, and Jean Hamelin. La Presse québecoise: des origines à nos jours (Québec Newspapers). Ten Volumes. Québec, Canada: Les Presses de l'Université Laval, 1973–. (Family History Library book 971.4 B33b.) Text in French.

Digital Issues Online

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives
  • 1775-1872 - The Quebec Gazette at Google News - free.
  • 1788-1791 - Quebec Herald at Google News - free.
  • 1811-1984 - The Montreal Herald at Google News - free.
  • 1814, 1842-1844, 1848-1849 - Québec-Le Canadien at Google News - free.
  • 1816-1893 - Montreal Herald at Google News - free.
  • 1817-1821 - Gazette des Trois-Rivieres at Google News - free.
  • 1817-1819, 1846-1846 - Gazette des Trois-Rivieres at Google News - free.
  • 1817-1889 - La Journal de Quebec at Google News - free.
  • 1818-1984 - La Minerve at Google News - free.
  • 1819-1820 - Montreal Western Star at Google News - free.
  • 1841-1842 - The Quebec Argus at Google News - free.
  • 1848 - The Quebec Spectator at Google News - free.
  • 1855-1866 - The Quebec Colonist at Google News - free.
  • 1862-1864 - The Quebec Mercury at Google News - free.
  • 1862-1867 - The Quebec Daily News at Google News - free.
  • 1869-1870 - The Quebec Evening News at Google News - free.
  • 1870-1903 - The Quebec Daily Mercury at Google News - free.
  • 1874-1906 - The Quebec Saturday Budget at Google News - free.
  • 1876-1879 - Quebec Daily Evening Mercury at Google News - free.
  • 1880s-1925 - The Quebec Daily Telegraph at Google News - free.
  • 1889, 1909-1910 - Le Québec at Google News - free.
  • 1910-1922 - Quebec Telegraph at Google News - free.
  • 1926-1926 - Le Québec Minier at Google News - free.
  • 1935, 1953-1970 - Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph at Google News - free.
  • 1969-1974 - Québec-Presse at Google News - free.
  • 1973-1974 - Québec International at Google News - free.

Indexes

The Quebec Gazette was the first newspaper in the province. It was bilingual and sometimes published passenger lists, marriage notices, and other items that are useful in family history research. The Manuscript Division of the Public Archives of Canada created an important name and subject index to the Quebec Gazette:

  • Index to the Quebec Gazette, 1764–1823. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1990. (On 31 Family History Library films beginning with film 1682785.)

Web Sites