Skip to content

COVID Update: The State Library is open Tuesday-Friday, Noon-4 pm. The Historical Collections is open by appointment only. Contact us at least two business days in advance to make an appointment.

Back to top

Bibliography Alaska Newspapers on Microfilm

Publications

Alaska Media Directory. Anchorage, Alaska: BIE Communications, (annual) 1993–1998.

Alaska Newspaper Tree; A Guide to the Alaska Newspaper Holdings of the Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, by William R. Galbraith 2nd ed., revised and computerized by Patricia M. Sackinger. Fairbanks: University of Alaska, 1980.

Alaska-Yukon Directory Company. Alaska-Yukon Directory and Gazetteer. Seattle, [1902]

Andrews, Clarence L. "Early Publications." Alaska Life (July 1945): 49-53.

Atwood, Evangeline. "Some Vignettes in Alaskan Journalism." In A Guide to Alaska’s Newspapers, compiled by Phyllis Davis, 5-15. Juneau: Gastineau Channel Centennial Association and Alaska Division of State Libraries and Museums, 1976.

Checklist of Yukon Newspapers, 1898-1985. Prepared by Amanda Wearmouth, Yukon Archives. [Whitehorse, Yukon Territory?] : Yukon Education, Libraries and Archives Branch, 1987.

DeArmond, Robert. "Inside History of Daily Papers in Alaska." Ketchikan Daily Alaska Fishing News (September 17, 1945): 1.

A Guide to Alaska’s Newspapers, compiled by Phyllis Davis. Juneau : Gastineau Channel Centennial Association and Alaska Division of State Libraries and Museums, 1976.

Polk’s Alaska-Yukon Gazetteer and Business Directory. Seattle, WA: R.L. Polk Inc., 1903-1912.

Orth, Donald J. Dictionary of Alaska Place Names. Washington, DC : U. S. Government Printing Office, 1971.

Parr, Charles. Early Alaska Imprints. Fairbanks: Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1974.

Strohmeyer, John. "Alaska’s Press - A Breed Apart." Nieman Reports (Cambridge: Nieman Foundation, Harvard University) 42, no. 3 (Autumn, 1988): 30-34.

Tillotson, Marjorie. "Alaska Press." In A Guide to the Pathfinder; A Monthly Journal of the Pioneers of Alaska 1919-1926, 74-75. Juneau: Alaska Historical Library, 1977.

Underwood, John Jasper. "Alaska as a Newspaper Field." In Alaska: An Empire in the Making, 294-298. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1913.

Wickersham, James. "Newspapers and Magazines, 1866-1924." In A Bibliography of Alaskan Literature, 1724-1924, 250-272. Cordova: Cordova Daily Times Print, 1927.

Unpublished Material

Atwood, Evangeline. "Alaska’s Newspapers; A History of One Hundred Years of Newspapering in Alaska, 1885-1985." [2 vol. Manuscript]

"Circulating Microfilm Collection Held by Yukon Archives." Prepared by Yukon Archives, Sept., 1996.

DeArmond, R.N. [Alaska Newspaper Journalists and Publishers, 1869-1926.] Robert N. DeArmond Papers, MS 39, Box 2, Folder 5. Alaska Historical Collections, Alaska State Library, Juneau, Alaska, [n.d.]

Falk, Marvin W. Alaska Newspaper Tree Fairbanks. Fairbanks: Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, University of Alaska, 1981-1992. Database.

Galbraith, William R. & Galbraith, Betty. "Core Alaska Newspapers: 1866-1970." Master’s thesis, Denver University, Denver, Co., 1976.

McLean, Dora Elizabeth. "Early Newspapers on the Upper Yukon Watershed 1894-1907." Master’s thesis, University of Alaska, 1963

Wickersham, James. "Alaska Mining Camp Editors and Newspapers." Wickersham Historic Site Collection, MS 107, Box 54, Folder 1, Alaska Historical Collections, Alaska State Library, Juneau, Alaska, [n.d.]

Page last updated 04/05/2019