Historical Pittsburgh Courier, 1911-2002: Key Resource for African-American History

The Historical Pittsburgh Courier is considered the leading U.S. newspaper for the African American community in the 20th century. Coverage in this online version is from 1911-2002. You can search by keywords and limit by date or document type (e.g. article, editorial cartoon, birth notice, real estate transaction, etc.)

If  you have questions or would like assistance using this resource, contact Isabel Espinal, Afro-American Studies liaison, at 413-545-6817.


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