Tag Archives: outreach

March 25, 2020

Newspaper records can be confusing to navigate. A single newspaper can have multiple records, and a new record is made every time that newspaper changes its title, publication frequency, location of publication, ownership or focus. Complementary to title essays, which explain these changes in paragraph form, project staff have added visual diagrams to explain how

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August 6, 2019

We are pleased to announce that we are now hosting the Chronicling America Topic Guides, previously available on Ohio Memory. Many of these have already been written, but keep an eye out for new topics released regularly. You can also find crossword puzzles, scavenger hunts, and word searches designed to familiarize yourself with Chronicling America

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May 4, 2019

NDNP-OH staff present “Searching Ohio’s Immigrant Newspapers on Chronicling America and Ohio Memory” at the Ohio Genealogical Society Annual Conference.

August 23, 2018

We are pleased to announce the release of “United States Immigrant Respond to Significant Late 19th-Early 20th Century Events” lesson plan! These educational materials have been created to engage students with digitized foreign language newspapers. Students will learn how to search the Chronicling America website to find evidence of the past, detect bias in newspaper articles, and

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August 16, 2018

NDNP-OH staff present “All About Chronicling America’s Foreign Language Newspapers” at the Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s Tyler History Center for their Bites and Bits of History Program.

July 24, 2018

We are pleased to announce the release of “The 1920s Ku Klux Klan from an Immigrant Perspective” unit plan! These educational materials have been created to engage students with digitized foreign language newspapers. Students will learn how to search the Chronicling America website to find evidence of the past, detect bias in newspaper articles, and analyze the

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July 24, 2018

We are pleased to announce the third Searching Chronicling America’s Foreign Language Newspapers video tutorial is now available via the Ohio History Connection’s YouTube Channel! Using Online Translation Tools will show you some tips for working with foreign language newspapers on Chronicling America. Topics covered include the importance of immigrant newspapers; titles and mottos; bias;

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