Collection C002 - Newspaper Collection

Focus 1982 Vol1 No1 Focus 1983 Vol1 No.4 Focus 1991 Vol1 No.1

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Newspaper Collection

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  • Textual record

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  • 1969-2012 (Creation)

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Physical description

ca. 4m of textual records

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Custodial history

Scope and content

The Newspaper Collection consist, on a part of the edition, of:

African Affairs (2005-2006), AFRO-CAN (1984-1987), Afro-Dawson (1972), Ans Aaru Allah Community (19??), Afrikan Awakener (1974), Arm The Spirit (1980-1981), Black Thoughts (1975), Black Reflexion (1969), Black Voice (1972-1974), Blowup (1990), Canada Extra (2003), Canada Weekend Post (1989), Cible Carrières et Professions (1978), Co-Action Montreal (1982), Community Report (1976), Dialogue (1973), Downtowner (1983-1984), Expression (1972), Festival (1975-1976), Focus (1982-1983), Focus Umoja (1974-1978), Friday (1974), Grasp (1971), Grito Y Fusil (1972), Il Ponte (1978), International Worker (1975), L'etincelle (1975), Le Militant (1970), Le Patriote Haïtien (1973), Mon non est Quebecois (19??), Montreal Community Contact (1998-2012), Montreal Mirror (1991), Muhammad Speaks (1969-1973), Native Americans (1972), N.A.P.O. Info (1974), Passion (1978-1982), People's Canada Daily News (1974-1975), Presencia (1998), Sinoquebec (2006), Share (1979-2009), Spark (1973-1974), Splash (2005), SGWU (1969), Spectrum (1981), St. Thomas Times (1974), Statement (1969), Stickle Cell Digest (1984), Strike! (1982), Sunday News (1972), Tanganyika Standard (1974), Tapia (1970-1973), The African Times (2004), The Black Panther (1969-1972), The Caribbean Camera (2005), The Georgian (1969-1975), The Ghanaian Mirror (2004), The Indians News (1973), The Islanders (1974-1976), The Hilltop (1972), The Link (1981-1993), The Monitor (1982), The Montreal Oracle, (1977), The New York Times (1996), The Oracle (1976-1978), The Quebecer (1983), The Standard (1972), The West Indian American Weekly (1973), Theatre Spotlight (19??), Topical Job Mart (1983), Uhuru (1969-1970), Umoja (1969-1970), West Central Courriers (1983), Women's Collective Press (1975).

The newspapers that compose this collection were published in Canada, United States, Africa and in Caribbean between 1969 and 2012.

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Physical condition

Some items are cut and folded but otherwise in good condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Paper holdings were purchased by the BSC because the organization was subscribed to this Newspaper.


Collection is arranged by name of Newspaper. Each Newspaper section is arranged chronologically.

Language of material

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French

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Some exemplar are also available in PDF

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Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Reproduction for scholarly purposes is permitted.
Use of material in publications can only be done with written permission from the copyright holder(s).

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Further accruals expected.


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