Memorial Hall Library has digitized past issues of select local papers from 1853 through 1988. Digital access is available for the following titles and date ranges:
- Andover Advertiser 2/1853 - 2/1866
- Andover Townsman 10/1887 - 3/1988
- Lawrence American and Andover Advertiser 2/1866 - 12/1907
Enter keywords above and click Search to see results. Use quotes to search for an exact phrase (example: "memorial hall library").
Newspaper issues are available in PDF format and are grouped either by month (all newspapers 1925 and earlier) or by issue (Andover Townsman, 1926-1967).
When viewing a newspaper issue PDF, use your PDF viewer's built-in find function to locate keywords or phrases (use keyboard shortcut CTRL+F).