New York Amsterdam News (Historical)
This leading Black newspaper of the 20th century reached its peak in the 1940s. The Amsterdam News was a strong advocate for the desegregation of the U.S. military during World War II, and also covered the historically important Harlem Renaissance. Coverage is from 1922 to 1993.
A full-text web site of historical and contemporary press from African American papers. Includes AFRO Black History Archives, plus contemporary African American newspapers from across the country.