Newspapers

Table of Contents

Local Newspapers (1838-pres.)

Cookshire
East Angus
Lennoxville
Lac Mégantic
Sherbrooke

Other Regional Newspapers (1838-pres.)

Abbreviations of Microfilm Publishers Cited

Libraries Cited in bibliographies

Local Newspapers (1838-pres.)

COOKSHIRE

Compton County chronicle (1891-1816?)
ISSN 08; LCCN cn; OCLC=0
Began publication with Feb. 25, 1891; ceased in 1916?
Microfilm: (25 Feb. 1891); v.2 n.2 (2 Mar. 1892)-v.2 n.53 (27 Feb. 1893), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: Sherbrooke=0; Bishops=0; NLC=some; LC=0; RLIN=0; OCLC=0

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EAST ANGUS

L'écho de Compton news (1953-1974)
ISSN 08; LCCN cn; OCLC=0
(cont. by: Le journal de Compton news, OCLC=0)
Microfilm: v.4:n.28 (9 jan. 1963)-28 avr 1965), 2 reels, filmed with Le journal de Compton news (5 mai 1965)-v.17 n.7 (9 oct. 1974), Can. Micro.
Locations: Sherbrooke=0; Bishops=0; NLC?, LC=0, RLIN=0, OCLC=0

La nouvelle (hebdo, mensuel) (1974-1975)
(also La nouvelle de East Angus)
ISSN 0382-0858; LCCN cn76-31696; OCLC 2624919
Microfilm: v.2 n.13 (23 dec 1975), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.1702 [23 dé 1975])
Locations: LC=?; Sherbrooke=0; Bishop's=

Nouvelle du Haut St-François, Québec (hebdo., 1976-1982?)
ISSN 0701-113X; LCCN cn77-31990; OCLC 3402940
(Continues: Nouvelle de East Angus; cont. by La nouvelle de Sherbrooke, 1982-1988, cn77-31990, OCLC 3402940)
Microfilm: none known
Locations: NLC=X, LC; Sherbrooke=(1988-); Bishops's=X

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LENNOXVILLE

The townships sun (Waterville & Lennoxville), Ayer's Cliff, PQ (Feb. 1974-pres.?)
ISSN 0316-022X; LCCN cn75-30482, cn91-3114; OCLC 2247308, 23598807
Microfilm: (8 Feb. 1974)-(Dec. 1991) 5 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (*NJ.FM.1694 [F 8, 1974+])
Locations: LC=?; Sherbrooke=; Bishops=X

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LAC MÉGANTIC

L'écho de Frontenac: organe du comté de Frontenac (1929-pres.)
ISSN 0836-8635; LCCN cn87-32461; OCLC 16873342
Microfilm: v.1 n.38 (1 aut. 1930)-(29 dec. 1992), 49 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (*NJ.FM.687 [ao 1930]-[dé 1985]; [ja 1988+])
Locations: LC=?; Sherbrooke=;Bishops=0

The gazette (Mégantic edition), Montreal, PQ (1900-1910)
ISSN 1186-3277; LCCN cn 91-32351; OCLC 24571053
Microfilm: (21 Jun. 1900)-(13 Jan. 1910), 1 reel, Can. Micro
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.1916 [Je 21, 1900]-[Ja 13, 1910])
Locations: LC=?; Sherbrooke=, Bishop's=

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SHERBROOKE

The Canadian times ("a weekly political, agricultural, commercial and literary journal," 1855-1857)
ISSN 0845-6887; LCCN cn91-31874; OCLC 24267073
(Cont. by: Sherbrooke leader)
Microfilm: v.1 n.1 (4 Jun. 1855-), Can Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.928 [Ja 4-D 27, 1855])
Locations: LC, Sherbrooke=0, Bishop's=X

Journaux du Quebec
(a microfilm collection of occasional issues of various newspapers of Quebec, including The Sherbrooke news-letter and local reporter (1895-1896?, ISSN 1184-4477)
Microfilm: The Sherbrooke news-letter and local reporter, Nov. 16, 1895, on reel 9 of 11 reels, Can. Micro.
Merged w/ S. Gazette: Farmers' & mechanics' journal and St. Francis gazette (weekly, Jan. 1838-Dec. 1839)
ISSN 0841-6893; LCCN cn89-30654; OCLC 19120141
(Continues: Sherbrooke gazette and township advertiser; cont. by: Sherbrooke gazette and eastern townships advertiser, 1833-1896, 1840-1873)
Microfilm: v.1 n.8 (16 Feb. 1839)-v.3 n.49 (25 Nov. 1841), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.755 [May 18, Aug. 31, 1839])
Locations: MUX(ON); EYW(MI); LC; Sherbrooke=(1833-1896), Bishop's=X

Le pionnier de Sherbrooke (oct. 13, 1866-mai 11, 1902)
ISSN 08; LCCN cn89-32576, OCLC=0
(cont. by: Pionnier populaire, social et patriote, Montréal, PQ, 1899-; absorbed by Le progrès de Sherbrooke, OCLC=0)
Microfilm: 1866-1902, 13 reels, Can. Libr. Assoc.; (13 oct. 1866)-(25 fev. 1886), 4 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.1232 [13 oc 1866]-[3 mai 1901])
Locations: NLC, LC?; Sherbrooke=(1866-1902), Bishop's=X

Le progrès de l'est (every 2 weeks, 1883-1924)
(also Le progrès))
ISSN 0832-3488; LCCN cn87-31369; OCLC 16509827
Microfilm: v.1 n.2 (1 sep. 1883)-(15 fev. 1924), 12 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.1249 [1 s 1883]-[15 f 1924])
Locations: NLC, LC?; Sherbrooke=(1833-1920), Bishop's=X

Sherbrooke daily record (daily, 1897-1910)
ISSN 0841-6842; LCCN cn89-30651 and 89-30646; OCLC 19120094 and 19119972
(cont. by The Sherbrooke Record, 1974-79, 0841-6850, and The Record, 1979-19??, 0841-6869; absorbed Sherbrooke gazette, 1908?, 0841-6915)
Microfilm: 1897-pres., Soc. Can.; 1897-1910, 35 reels, Can. Libr. Assoc.; n.1 (Feb. 9, 1897)-73rd year (July 22, 1969), Can. Libr. Assoc.; (July 23, 1969)-(Nov. 2 1979), Soc. can.; 1979-, Soc. can.
Locations: NLC (Record: NJ.FM.755 F 9, 1897- F 1994])
Locations: LC?; Sherbrooke=?; Bishop's=X

The Sherbrooke freeman (weekly, 1864-1867)
(also The freeman; continues: Sherbrooke leader, cont. by: Le pionnier de Sherbrooke)
ISSN 0845-6615; LCCN cn89-32576; OCLC 20001419
Microfilm: v.1 n.36 (24 Nov. 1864)-v.2 n.49 (1 Mar. 1866), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (Freeman: NJ.FM.409 [N 24, D 29, 1864]-[Jl 20, D 14 1865])
Locations: LC=?; Sherbrooke=?, Bishop's=(1864-1866)

Sherbrooke gazette (weekly, 1832-1896).
(also St. Francis Courier and Sherbrooke gazette (1832-1934), Farmers' advocate and townships gazette (1934?-1837?), Sherbrooke gazette and township Advertiser (Sep. 1837-Dec. 1838) and Sherbrooke gazette and eastern townships advertiser (18??-18??, 0841-6907); cont. by Sherbrooke gazette (1874-1908, 0841-6915); absorbed by Sherbrooke daily record)
ISSN 08 0841-6885; LCCN cn89-30655; OCLC 19120158
Microfilm: 1837-1896, incomplete, including: St. Francis courier, 1832-1834, 6 reels, Can. Libr. Assoc.; (23 Sep 1837)-v.55 n.23 (9 Jun. 1893), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (Gazette: NJ.FM.755 [S 23, 1837]-[D 28, 1837]; [1849-1863] trailer reel/bobine complèmentaire [Ja 2, 1851]-[My 2, 1873]; [Ja 2, 1874]-[N 12, 1875]; [Oc 12, 1877]; [Je 9, 1893]-[Je 29, 1894])
Locations: LC; Sherbrooke=, Bishop's=X

Sherbrooke leader
(see The Canadian times)

The Sherbrooke news (weekly, 28 Dec. 1871-1878)
(also News, (Dec. 28 1871-1878))
ISSN 0834-8138; LCCN cn87-31693; OCLC 16678901
Microfilm: v.2 n.103 (11 Dec. 1873)-v.7 n.331 (25 Apr. 1878), 1 reel, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (News: NJ.FM.211 [D 11, 1873]; [Ag 13, 1874]-[Ap 25, 1878])
Locations: LC; Sherbrooke=X, Bishop's= X

Sherbrooke telegram (weekly, 1932-1965?)
ISSN 0836-8805; LCCN cn87-32446; OCLC 16873332
(merged with The Coaticook observer and Stanstead County news (0845-7387) to form Telegram observer (1961-1965, 1184-3748))
Microfilm: v.1 n.1 (19 May 1932)-v.28 n.41 (10 Mar. 1960), 7 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (Sherbrooke telegram: NJ.FM.261 [My 19, 1932]-[Mr 10, 1960])
Locations: NLC (Telegram observer: NJ.FM.1881 [Ja 12, 1961]-[S 9, 1965])
Locations: LC; Sherbrooke=, Bishop's=(1932-1960, incomplete)

Telegram-observer (see Sherbrooke Telegram)

La tribune (daily, 1910-pres.)
ISSN 0832-3194; LCCN cn87-3112; OCLC 16390877
Microfilm: (21 fev. 1910)-(30 nov. 1992), 403 reels, Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (*NJ.FM.779 [21 fé 1910+])
Locations: NLC, LC; Sherbrooke=, Bishop's=X; MEF(ME)

Weekly examiner (weekly, 1880-1898; 3 times a week, 1898-1904)
(also Examiner)
ISSN 0834-8820; LCCN cn; OCLC
(cont. by The Sherbrooke examiner (1888-1907, 0834-8839); absorbed by Sherbrooke daily record)
Microfilm: v.2 n.71 (27 Feb 1880)-(7 Oct. 1887) 9 reels; The Sherbrooke Examiner v.11 n.1 (17 Aug. 1888)-(11 Jul. 1904), Can. Micro.
Locations: NLC (NJ.FM.1084 [Ag 26, 1881]-[Jl 11, 1904] ; NJ.FM.2039 [Oc 27, 1899] (filmed once yearly)]))
Locations: Sherbrooke=(1880-1887);Bishop's=(1888-1904)

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Abbreviations and Microform Publishers

Bibl. Nat. = Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec/National Library of Canada, Service de Microphotographie
125, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montéal, PQ H2X 1X4
tel. (514) 873-1100, fax (514) 873-4310

Brit. Libr. Newspaper = British Library, Newspaper Library
c/o Microfilm Administration, Colindale Ave., London NW9 5HE, UK
tel. (44 171) 412-7351, fax (44 171) 412-7397

C.I.M.H. = Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions
P.O. Box 2428, Station D, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W5
tel. (613) 235-2628, fax (613) 235-9752

Can. Libr. Assoc. = Canadian Library Association, Ottawa, ON, distributed only by:
Commonwealth Microfilm
202 Amber Street, Markham, Ontario L3R 3J8
tel. (905) 415-9498, fax (905) 415-9616

Can. Micro. = Canadian Microfilming Co. Ltd, Société Canadienne du Microfilm Inc.
464, Rue Saint-Jean, Montréal, PQ H2Y 2S1
tel. (514) 288-5404, fax (514) 843-4690

Com. Micro. = Commonwealth Microfilm Products, A Division of West Canadian Industries Group
202 Amber St., Markham, ON L3R 3J8
tel. (905) 415-9498, fax (905) 415-9616

Micro. Rec. = Microfilm Recording Co.
ADDRESS?

Preston = Preston Microfilming Services
2215 Queen St. E, Toronto, ON M4E 1E8
tel. (416) 699-7154, fax (416) 699-7155

Soc. can. = Société canadienne du microfilm (see Can. Micro.)

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Libraries Cited

NLC = National Library of Canada, Ottawa, ON
List of Quebec newspapers on microfilm at NLC http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/services/news/qcage.htm

LC = Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Other relevant Library collections:
American Antiquarian Society
Bibliothèque nationale du Québec Bishop's University, Lennoxville, PQ
McGill University
Boston Athenaeum
Brome County Historical Society
National Museum of Canada
Sherbrooke Library
Université de Montréal
Université du Québec à Montréal
Université de Sherbrooke