Newspapers

The Main Library has local Springfield newspapers on microfilm dating back to 1860. Copies can be made for 10 cents per copy. (Please note that it takes at least four copies on a microfilm reader/copier to capture one full page of a newspaper.)
The following Springfield/Clark County Newspapers are available for genealogy research at the Clark County Public Library
 
Champion City Times
Holdings:
April 10, 1886
Jan. 1, 1887 - June 30, 1888
 
Press Republic
Holdings:
Oct. 1, 1901 - Dec. 31,1901
April 01,1902 - Dec. 31,1902
April 01,1903 - June 30,1903
 
South Charleston, Ohio Sentinel
Holdings:
Sept. 20, 1888 - July 18, 1888 (scattered issues)
1917 - Nov. 23, 1983
(partial years: 1911, 1912, 1917, 1919, 1921, 1953, 1954)
(Other scattered issues are missing throughout)
 
Springfield Daily Democrat
Holdings:
Oct. 30,1889 (special industrial edition)
Oct. 13,1896 - Oct. 16,1896
Oct. 19,1896 - Oct. 21,1896
Oct. 24; 27; 28, 1896
 
Springfield Daily Morning Sun
Holdings:
Sept. 11,1894 - Sept. 14,1905
 
Springfield Daily Times
Holdings:
June 20,1908 - Feb. 14,1911
Title Variations:
Springfield Times and Republican Gazette
Springfield Morning Times and Republican Gazette
Springfield Morning Times
Springfield Daily Times
 
Springfield Gazette
Holdings:
April 01,1905 - Dec. 30,1905
July 02,1906 - June 15,1908
Title Variations:
Springfield Daily Gazette
Daily Republican Gazette
Springfield Gazette
 
Springfield News-Sun (formerly Springfield Daily News)
Holdings:
Sept. 20,1905 - present
 
Springfield Republic-Times
Holdings:
Feb. 14,1865 - Dec. 31,1883
Jan. 1,1885 - Dec. 31,1888
Jan. 1,1891 - June 29,1895
Jan 2,1899 - Dec. 30,1899
Title Variations:
Daily News & Republic
Springfield Daily Republic
Springfield Daily Republic & Advertiser
Springfield Globe Republic
Springfield Republic-Times
 
Springfield Times
Holdings:
Feb. 24,1911 - May 01,1914
 
Springfield Weekly Gazette
Holdings:
Oct. 4, 1906 - Dec. 26, 1907
 
Springfield Weekly News
(formerly Mad River Valley News and Clark County Journal)
Holdings:
Jan. 6, 1860 - Dec. 28, 1860
 
Springfield Weekly Republic
Holdings:
Jan. 3,1884 - July 10,1884
Jan. 3,1889 - Dec. 25,1890
Jan. 7,1892 - Dec. 27,1894
Jan. 2,1896 - Dec. 29,1898
 
Tribune
(Official Organ of the Springfield Trades & Labor Assembly)
Holdings:
June 7, 1918 - May 23, 1919
 

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