Newman Library at VA Tech has the DRAPER MANUSCRIPTS on microfilm (134 reels) as well as some old newspapers that may be of interest to people doing research in and around Montgomery County (and beyond).

Christiansburg News Messenger (1 Nov 1928 - Dec 2004)

SouthWest Times (Pulaski) (Jan 1944 - Dec 2004)

South West Virginia Enterprise (Wytheville) (5 Jan 1937 - Dec 2004)

Lynchburg Daily Virginian (6 Aug 1822 - 22 Feb 1893)

Richmond Times Dispatch (1852 - 2005)

Smyth County News (8 Jan 1925 - 25 Dec 1941)

Virginia Gazette (10 Sept 1736 - 9 Dec 1780; 4 Jan 1787 - 19 Dec 1809)

Virginia Gazette & Petersburg Intelligencer (misc. issues 9 Dec 1796 - 4 Jan 1805)

Pennsylvania Gazette (24 Dec 1728 - 28 Dec 1780)

South Carolina Gazette (1732 - 1781)

San Francisco Morning Call (8 Dec 1863 - Dec 1896)


 

 

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