The Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive provides free online access to more than a dozen newspaper titles and more than 67,000 newspaper pages published in Atlanta from 1847 to 1922. It is a project of the Digital Library of Georgia developed with funds from the federal government.
The archive includes these titles, some with variations: Atlanta Daily Examiner (1857), Atlanta Daily Herald (1873-1876), Atlanta Georgian (1906-1911), Atlanta Intelligencer (1851, 1854-1871), Atlantian (1911-1922), Daily/Georgia Weekly Opinion (1867-1868), Gate-City Guardian (1861), Georgia Literary and Temperance Crusader (1860-1861), New Era (1869-1872), Southern Confederacy (1861-1864), Southern Miscellany, and Upper Georgia Whig (1847), Southern World (1882-1885), Sunny South (1875-1907), Weekly Constitution (1869-1882).
The newspapers are both searchable and browsable, but users must install a browser plug-in to view the page images. To install, see the links at the right of the main page.
Also see our guide to finding state, national and international newspaper titles.