The Telegraph Historical Archive (1855-2000)

The first penny morning newspaper, with the largest circulation in the late nineteenth century, and a reputation for reliable news reporting and journalistic innovation.

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Description

The Telegraph newspaper was the first penny (1d) morning newspaper, with the largest global circulation in 1876.  Originally liberal in political nature, it had a reputation for reliable reporting of world news, and for pioneering journalistic innovation (first crossword, television column and website).  The Telegraph Historical Archive contains over 1 million pages of content, including the daily edition from 1855, and the Sunday edition from 1961.

 

Subject Coverage

  • Current affairs

 

Geographical Coverage

  • International

 

Date

  • 1855-2000

 

How often updated

  • Not updated

 

Supplier

  • Gale Cengage

 

Language

  • English

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