Caribbean Newspapers, Series 1, 1718-1876
Fully searchable 18th- and 19th-century Caribbean newspapers which are useful for studying colonial history, the Atlantic slave trade, international commerce, New World slavery and the development of Western society and international relations within this important group of islands.
Most of these newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Spanish-, French-, and Danish-language titles are also provided. Countries represented include Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Puerto Rico, St. Bartholomew, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Tobago, Trinidad, and the Virgin Islands. Also found within this resource are newspapers from Bermuda, an island not technically part of the Caribbean, but situated on shipping routes between Europe and this region and integrally related to this region.