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Special Collections: German-American Imprints


Newspapers of the German-American Imprint Collection


This component of the German-American Imprint Collection consists of German-Language Newspapers published in North America in the 18th through 20th centuries. They are in Single-Issue and Bound/Volumed Formats and are organized by town of publication. Single-issue listings have been abridged due to space considerations. For a detailed listing of single-issues please contact Special Collections.

Please note: As we are a college research library, items in our collection are NOT for sale.

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



ALLENTOWN

Der Friedens-Bote (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vols. 38, 39,40. (1850, 1851,1852) complete.

Single-Issues from 1812 through 1834.

Lutherische Zeitschrift Jugendfreund und Missionsblatter (bi-weekly/weekly)
Single-Issue April 3, 1858

Bound/Volumed
(bi-weekly)
Vol 1 through Vol 4, (1858-1861) complete.
Vol. 6 through 9 , ( 1863-1866) complete.
(weekly)
Vol 10 through 13, (1867-1870)

continued as Lutherische Zeitschrift Wochenblatt fur Kirch, Schule und Haus
Bound/Volumed
Vol 14 through 23, ( 1871-1880) complete.
(continued as, Herold und Zeitschrift)

Herold und Zeitschrift (weekly)
(formerly Lutherische Zeitshrift )
Bound/Volumed
Vol 24 through Vol 38, (1881-1895)

Der Lecha Patriot und Northampton Democrat (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 11 through Vol 25, (1838/39-1852/53) complete
Vol 26 through Vol 28 , (1853-1855) incomplete (single-issues)
Vol 29, no. 1-52 March 1856- March 1857

Unabhangiger Republikaner (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 31 through 34, (1829/30-1832/1833) complete.
Vol 50 through Vol 56, (1860-1866) complete.
Vol 58 no. 2-51 (1868)

Single-Issues
April 11,1822, Supplements no. 6 & 7 November 17, 1831 and Nov. 24, 1831; Dec. 4, 1834; Supplement of May 16, 1877 .


Unser Jubilaum (monthly) Jan. 1898


BETHLEHEM

Die Biene Ein Volks-Blatt (bi-weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 1, no. 1-26 1846


Der Bruder Botschafter (weekly) Jan. 9,1889


BOYERTOWN

Boyertown Demokrat (weekly)
April 28,1868, Sept. 29, 1868, Nov. 16, 1869, August 1871


BUFFALO, NY

Der Mitarbeiter (monthly) March 1894, November 1896.


CINCINNATI, OH

Der Wahrheits-Freund (weekly) Oct. 26,1837


DAYTON, OH

Der Frohliche Botschafter (weekly) Aug. 21,1856


DOYLESTOWN

Bucks County Bauer (weekly) (succeeded by Der Morgenstern) Oct. 20,1841

Doylestown Express (weekly) Dec 4, 1844, Jan.14, 1846, Oct. 30,1849

Der Morgenstern und Bucks und Montgomery Caunties Berichter (weekly) May 20,1844, Oct.16, 1844, Aug.13, 1845, Sept.15,1847, Oct. 9, 1850


EASTON

Der Volksunterrichter (The People's Instructor) German and English (semi-weekly)
Bound/Volumed Vol 2, no. 1-52 Sept 4, 1811 to May 26, 1813 inclusive

Der Eastoner Deutsche Patriot und Landmanns Wochenblatt (weekly) July 3, 1807

Der Northhampton Correspondent (weekly) July, 18, 1817

Neuer Unpartheyische Eastoner Bothe und Northamptoner Kundschafter (weekly) Oct. 10, 1804


ELKHART, IN

Herold der Wahrheit (monthly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 15 Jan-Dec 1878
Vol 16 Jan-Dec 1879


GERMANTOWN

Die Germantauner Zeitung (weekly) Aug 18,1768, June 5, 1776, May 15, 1787; March 4, 1788


HARRISBURG

Dauphin County Journal and later as Pennsylvanische Staats-Zeitung (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 1 no. 1 - 51 1877
Vol 5 through Vol 13, 1881-1889. complete.

as Pennsylvanische Staats-Zeitung
Bound/Volumed
Vol 24 through Vol 41 1890-1907. complete.

Single-Issue: Pennsylvania Staats-Zeitung Aug. 2,1843

Der Herold (weekly)
Bound/Volumed: April 2-July 30 1831

Die Harrisburger Morgenrothe and later as... Die Harrisburger Morgenrothe und Dauphin und Cumberland Caunties Anzeiger (weekly)
Single-Issues
July,1801, Nov.26, 1808, as und Dauphin und...Feb.21,1825,Sept 4 & 18, 1829, Oct 30, 1829, Nov. 13, 1829, Dec. 18,1829, Jan. 22 & 29,1830, Feb 19 & 26, 1830, April 19, 23 & 30, 1830, May 14&19, 1830, August 13, 1830, Sept 3, 17, 1830, Oct. 1, 22, 1830, Nov. 19,1830, Dec 17, 1830, Jan 28,1831, Feb 17,1831.


KUTZTOWN

Der Geist der Zeit (weekly) Oct. 14,1845, Feb. 29,1848

Kutztown Journal (weekly) Jan 4, 1872, Aug.30,1883, Jan.15, 1885, May 5, 1885, Nov. 19,1885


LANCASTER

Der Christliche Hausfreund (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol. 1, no. 1 - 52 December 31, 1825(single); April 1826 to April 1827

Americanischer Staatsbothe und Lancaster Wochenschrift and later as Americanischer Staatsbothe (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
no. 575-624 1809
no. 625-676 1810

Single-Issues
May 31,1802, Feb 15, 1809, July 10, 1810, May 27, 1812, July 21, 1813, Aug. 16, 1815, Dec 13&27, 1815, April 17, 1816, Jan. 16, 1828, Aug. 27, 1828, Sept. 10, 1828, Dec. 31, 1828, May 17,1830, Jan 19, 1831, May 18, 1831, May 14, 1832.

Der Volksfreund and later as Der Volksfreund und Lancaster Beobachter (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol.10 through Vol 28, 1817/1818 to 1835/1836. complete as Der Volksfreund und Lancaster Beobachter.
Vol 29 through Vol 42 1836/1837 to 1849/1850. complete.
Vol 46 through Vol 51 1853/1854 to 1858/1859. complete.
Vol 61 through Vol 88 1868/1869 to 1895/1896. complete.

Single-Issues: Der Volksfreund and Der Volksfreund und Lancaster Beobacher
July, 7, 1812, Sept. 24, 1816, Oct. 1, 1816, Nov. 14, 1826, July 12, 1827, Aug. 26, 1834, Sept. 30, 1834, Oct. [ ] 1836, Jan. 10,1837, Nov. 3, 1840, May 9, 1840, Oct. 19, 1841, Oct. 17, 1843, Dec. 19, 1843, Apr.30,1844, Oct. 1, 22 & 29, 1844, Nov. 12, 19 & 26, 1844, Dec. 3, 17 & 31, 1844, Apr. 2, 1850, Sept. 24, 1850, Oct. 15, 22 & 29, 1850, Nov. 5, 1850, Jan.16, 1855.

Der Wahre Amerikaner (weekly) May 14, 1825, Sept. 11, 1845, Jan 1, 1835


LEBANON, PA

Demokratischer Whig (weekly) September 19, 1843

Libanoner Wachter (weekly) September 27, 1843

Der Freymuthige Libanoner (weekly) August 3, 1808 (succeeded by Der Libanoner Morgenstern)

Der Libanoner Morgenstern (weekly) Feb. 11, 1811; Oct 29, 1814; Feb. 25, 1815; June 15, 1816; Dec. 19, 1816; September 13, 1817; Oct 17 &24, 1818; Oct 7&21, 1820; Jan. 6, 1821; November 10, 1821; September 27, 1823; Nov. 8, 1823; July 7&28, 1826; May 29, 1829; Oct 14, 1831; March 28, 1834; April 11, 1834; Oct 11, 1834; Oct. 10, 1835; Nov. 3 & 19, 1836; May 6, 1837; June 23, 1838.

Libanon Caunty Demokrat and later as.Der Libanon Demokrat (weekly) April 29, 1831; July 15, 1831; July 27, 1832; Oct 5, 1832;as Libanon Demokrat.... May 15, 1835; August 26, 1842; September 9, 1842; Feb 17, 1843; Feb. 2, 1844; Feb 7, 1845; Jan 31, 1846; July 10, 1846; Sept 14&21, 1849; Dec 15, 1854; Oct 20,1859; Sept 26, 1861 (succeeded by Der Pennsylvanier)

Der Pennsylvanier (weekly) July 6,1871; Dec. 17, 1879; undated supplement.

Der Unpartheyische Berichter (weekly) May 11, 1816; August 2, 1816; Sept 12, 1817; Nov 7, 1817; May 1, 1818; June 24, 1820; Sept 16, 1820; Oct 7, 21 & 28, 1820; June 9, 1821; Oct 12, 1822; November 23, 1822; Dec 7, 1822; July 12, 1823; Oct 18, 1823; May 29, 1824.(succeeded by Der Pennsylvanische Beobachter)

Der Pennsylvanische Beobachter (weekly) July 14, 1826; Jan. 29, 1830; September 8, 1826; Feb 29, 1828; Sept 19, 1828; June 4, 1830; Jan. 7, 1831; Oct 5, 1832; Dec 29, 1832; April 12, 1833; July 5, 1833. (succeeded by Der Wahre Demokrat und Volks Advokat)

Der Wahre Demokrat und Volks-Advocat (weekly) Sept. 30, 1842; Feb 9, 1844; Oct 11, 1844. (succeeded by Der Wahre Demokrat)

Der Wahre Demokrat and later as Wahrer Demokrat (weekly)
Nov 27, 1846; Dec 15&18, 1846; Jan 1, 1847; April 27, 1849; May 11, 1849; Sept 7, 1849; May 13,20&27, 1853; June 3, 1853; Dec 16, 1853; Feb 24, 1854; June 16, 1854; Nov 30, 1855; as Wahrer Demokrat....Jan 14, 1859; May 31, 1861; May 9, 1862; Feb. 12, 1864; April 15, 1864; April 6, 1865; June 7, 1865; Oct 17, 1866; Nov 21, 1866; Aug 12, 1868; Jan 1, 1869,; Dec 29, 1869; March 23, 1870; Jan 17, 1872; Jan 8, 1873; March 26, 1873; Dec 27, 1873.

Der Weltbothe und Unpartheyische Libanoner Wochenschrift (weekly) June 5, 1810

Young's Neue Volks-Zeitung (weekly) October 17, 1883; June 20, 1888 (succeeded by Die Libanon Volks-Zeitung )

Die Libanon Volks-Zeitung (weekly) March 24, 1897


MILFORD SQUARE, PA

Religioseser Botschafter (bi-weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 1 1-26 1852/1853
Vol 2 1-26 1853/1854


NEW BERLIN

Der Christliche Botschafter (monthly, bi-weekly)
Bound/Volumed
monthly
Vol 3 Jan-Dec 1838
Vol 7, 8 1842, 1843

bi-weekly
Vol 11 no. 1-24 1846 Vol 12 through 16 1847-1851 complete.
Single-Issue June 15, 1842

Der Anti-Freymaurer Advocat und Freund des Freyen Volks (weekly) October 23,1829; January 29, 1830 ; Feb 26,1830; April 23, 1830.

Unabhangiger Correspondent (weekly) Dec 15, 1830


NEW YORK

Americanischer Botschafter (monthly) Feb, March, April, 1864.

Der Lutherische Herold (weekly) Jan 4,11, 18,25, Feb 1,8,15, 1896; Feb 27, 1897.

Mitteilungen aus dem Gebiete der Christlichen Litteratur (weekly) December 15, 1896; November 1, 1897 .


NORRISTOWN/LANSDALE, PA

Montgomery County Presse (weekly) April 16, 1861; May 7 & 14, 1861; publ in Lansdale.... May 3, 1862, Dec. 22, 1863, July 19, 1864; Dec. 6, 1864; April 18, 1865.


ORWIGSBURG

Die Stimme des Volks und Allgemeiner Bekanntmacher (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 14 through 20 1845/1846 to 1851/1852. complete.

Single-Issues
Dec 10, 1833; March 29, 1834; Sept 27, 1834; Oct 18,1834; April 28, 1838; May 26, 1838; June 9, 1838; August 4, 1838; Oct 27, 1838; Nov 24, 1838; Jan 5, 1839; Feb 2, 1839; March 30, 1839; April 20&27, 1839; June 22, 1839; July 27, 1839; Sept 7&28, 1839; Oct 5&12, 1839; Dec 7&28, 1839; Dec 4, 11 & 25, 1841; Jan 8, 15&29, 1842; Feb 5&12, 1842; March 12, 1842; July 13, 1844; July 9, 1847.


PHILADELPHIA

Die Alte und Neue Welt (weekly) July 11, 1835

Die General-Postbothe an die Deutsche Nation in America (weekly) March 26, 1790

Philadelphisches Staatsregister (weekly) Sept 5, 1779 (succeeded by Gemeinnutzige Philadelphische Correspondenz)

Gemeinnutzige Philadelphische Correspondenz and later as .. Neue Philadelphische Correspondenz (weekly) June 19, 1787; May 1, 1798 ; Feb 25, 1812


PITTSBURG(H)

Lutherische Kirchenzeitung und Algemeines Schulblatt (weekly) Sept. 23, 1841

Neue Lutherische Kirchenzeitung (weekly) September 17,1893


POTTSVILLE

Amerikanisher Republikaner (weekly) Oct 3, 1862

Demokratische Freiheits Presse und Schuykill, Columbia und Northumberland Caunties Anzeiger (weekly) Oct 19, 1848

Jefferson Demokrat von Schuylkill County (weekly) Feb 1, 1862; Oct 29, 1886; Nov 5, 1886.

Pottsville Adler (weekly) December 7, 1847


QUAKERTOWN

Quakertown Press (weekly) April 25, 1860


READING

Alt Berks der Stern im Osten (weekly)
April 4&11; June 6&27; Aug 8; Oct 3,10; 24&31; Nov 7; Dec 12, 1843.

Berks Caunty Adler (weekly) March 7&21, 1837; Oct 10, 1837.

Der Liberale Beobachter und Berks, Montgomery und Schuylkill Caunties Allgemeine (weekly)
Sept 10, 1839; March 16, 1847; Nov 13, 20 &28, 1849; December 4, 11 &18, 1849; Feb 5, 1850; October 27, 1857.

Neue Unpartheyische Readinger Zeitung und Anzeigs-Nachricten (weekly)
Feb 6, 1793; May 3, 1797; Oct 24, 1798; Aug 26, 1801.

Der Weltbothe und Wahre Republikaner von Berks County (weekly)
Sept. 23, 1812; July 16, 1817; Oct 11&20, 1820; Sept 25, 1822.

Siloah (monthly) June, 1892

Banner von Berks (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 1 1-52 1864/1865
Vol 2 1-52 1866
Vol 3 1-30 1867

Neue Unpartheyische Reading Zeitung (weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 1 no. 1- 46 1789
Vol 2 no. 47-98 1790
Vol 3 no. 99-151 1791
Vol 4 no. 152-202 1792
Vol 5 no. 203-254 1793

Readinger Adler and Reading Adler (weekly)
incomplete volumes
Vol 38 (26 issues) 1834
Vol 39 (41 issues) 1835
Vol 40 (42 issues) 1836

Vol 41 (36 issues) 1837
Vol 42 (40 issues) 1838
Vol 43 (39 issues) 1839

Vol 45 (33 issues) 1841
Vol 46 (41 issues) 1842
Vol 47 (41 issues) 1843

Vol 50 (33 issues) 1846
Vol 54 (51 issues) 1850
Vol 55 (46 issues) 1851

Vol 57 (44 issues) 1853
Vol 58 (45 issues) 1854
Vol 62 (49 issues) 1858

Single-Issues
Dating from 1798 to 1908.


ST. LOUIS

Der Friedensbote die Kirchenzeitung (weekly) March 28,1954

Die Abend-Schule (bi-weekly)
Bound/Volumed
Vol 18, no 1-26 1871-1872 Vol 19, no 1-26 1872-1873


SCOTTDALE, PA

Herald der Wahrheit (weekly ) , in German and English. August 1, 1944


SKIPPACK, PA

Der Neutralist und Algemeine Neuigkeits-Bote (weekly) Nov 4, 1845; Jan 27, 1846; Feb 17, 1846; Dec 22, 1846; Feb 16, 1847; May 18, 1852; May 8, 1860; Dec 9, 1862; June 9, 1863; Sept 1, 1863; April 12, 1864; May 24, 1864; July 26, 1864; Aug 2, 1864; Oct 11& 18, 1864; Dec 6, 1864; March 7, 1865; April 18&25, 1865; June 27, 1865; Aug 15, 1865; Feb 20, 1866; Jan 22, 1868; Feb 5, 1896.


SUMNEYTOWN/ PENNSBURG

Der Bauern-Freund (weekly) January 14, 1835, August 20, 1845, Oct 22, 1845. publ. in Pennsburg....February 10, 1863; August 16,1864; Dec 8&19, 1875; May 9, 1876; Nov 14, 1876; May 1, 1877; January 11, 1881.


SYRACUSE, NY

Syracuse Union (weekly) May 16, 1889.


YORK

Der Wahre Republicaner (weekly) March 6, 1811.


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