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French-Canadian Newspapers: An Essential Historical Source (1808-1919)

Further Research

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External Websites

(Accessed September 3, 2009)

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
www.banq.qc.ca/portal/dt/collections/collection_
numerique/coll_numerique.jsp?bnq_langue=en

History of the Book in Canada
(Databases)
www.hbic.library.utoronto.ca/databases_en.htm

Manitobia: Life and Times
(Historical Manitoban newspapers online)
http://manitobia.ca/cocoon/launch/en/newspaperslist

Peel's Prairie Provinces
(Historical Albertan newspapers online)
www.library.ualberta.ca/find/newspapers/index.cfm


Library and Archives Canada Web Pages

Canadian Illustrated News: Images in the News: 1869-1883

Canadian Newspapers on Microform Held by Library and Archives Canada

Checklist of Indexes to Canadian Newspapers Held by Library and Archives Canada

Engine of Immortality: Canadian Newspapers from 1752 Until Today

Impressions: 250 Years of Printing in the Lives of Canadians

Newspapers
(conserved at Library and Archives Canada)

News Services: Canadian Media

Special Editions of Canadian Newspapers


French-language Publications

Bartlett, Mark C., Fiona A. Black and Bertram H. MacDonald. The History of the Book in Canada: A Bibliography. Halifax: B.H. MacDonald, 1993.
AMICUS No. 12929669

Note: This bibliography lists both French- and English-language works. See in particular the section, "Periodicals, Newspapers and Journalism."

Beaulieu, André and Jean Hamelin. La Presse québécoise: des origines à nos jours. Québec: Presses de l'Université Laval, 1973-1990. (10 volumes).
AMICUS No. 1089969

De Lagrave, Jean-Paul. Histoire de l'information au Québec. Montréal: La Presse, 1980.
AMICUS No. 1723814

De Lagrave, Jean-Paul and Jacques G. Ruelland. Premier journaliste de langue française au Canada, Valentin Jautard, 1736-1787. Sainte-Foy, Quebec: Griffon d'argile, 1988.
AMICUS No. 9856743

Felteau, Cyrille. Histoire de la Presse. Montréal: La Presse, c1983-1984.
AMICUS No. 4071033

Fleming, Patricia and Yvan Lamonde (editors). Histoire du livre et de l'imprimé au Canada. [Montréal]: Presses de l'Université de Montréal, c2004-2007.
AMICUS No. 29912042

Kesteman, Jean-Pierre. Le Progrès , 1874-1878: Étude d'un journal de Sherbrooke. [Sherbrooke, Québec]: Groupe de recherche en historie des cantons de l'est/Département d'historie. Université de Sherbrooke, 1979.
AMICUS No. 2279624

Lamonde, Yvan and Gilles Gallichan (editors) L'histoire de la culture et de l'imprimé: hommages à Claude Galarneau. Sainte-Foy [Québec]: Presses de l'Université Laval, 1996.
AMICUS No. 16147573


English-language Publications

Bartlett, Mark C., Fiona A. Black and Bertram H. MacDonald. The History of the Book in Canada: A Bibliography. Halifax: B.H. MacDonald, 1993.
AMICUS No. 12929669

Note: This bibliography lists both French- and English-language works. See in particular the section, "Periodicals, Newspapers and Journalism."

Collard, Edgar Andrew. A Tradition Lives: The Story of The Gazette, Montreal, Founded June 3, 1778. [Montréal: Gazette Print Co., 1953].
AMICUS No. 2940048

Fetherling, Douglas. The Rise of the Canadian Newspaper. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1990.
AMICUS No. 9354366

Fleming, Patricia and Yvan Lamonde (editors). History of the Book in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, c2004-2006.
AMICUS No. 29599541

Rutherford, Paul. A Victorian Authority: The Daily Press in Late Nineteenth-century Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1982.
AMICUS No. 11572450

Sotiron, Minko. From Politics to Profit: The Commercialization of Canadian Daily Newspapers, 1890-1920. Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1997.
AMICUS No. 15628082