Historic Newspaper Search

The Museum now has several newspapers available online to search anytime!

The White River Journal

1894 - 1899

Online Search Tip - After clicking the button above, use the
“Search” button to search by keywords, and the “Browse” button to find issues by date.

 

Newspapers in the Museum Research Library

The Museum’s Research Library is open and free to use every Wednesday to Sunday from noon to 4pm.
You can find the following newspapers in the Museum library.

  • Auburn Globe-News: 1944 - 1982

  • Kent Advertiser Journal: 1917 - 1920, 1922 - 1935

  • Kent Independent: 1965

  • Kent Journal: 1913 - 1916

  • Kent News Journal: 1935 - 1982

  • Kent Valley News: 1935

  • King County Journal, South County Edition: 2003 - 2006

  • South County Journal: 2000 - 2003

  • The Sentinel: 1925 - 1927

  • The Valley Times: 1966 - 1968

  • Washington Co-Operator: 1922 - 1925

 

Newspapers in the Museum Archives - 
By Appointment Only

The Museum’s most fragile newspapers are kept in the archives.
To make an appointment to view one of the papers listed below, please contact
Hilary Pittenger at hpittenger@auburnwa.gov or call 253-288-7438

  • Auburn Argus: 1906 - 1914

  • Auburn Citizen: 1962 - 1966

  • Auburn Globe: 1913 - 1915

  • Auburn Globe-News: 1939 - 1943

  • Auburn Globe-Republican: 1916 - 1943

  • Auburn News: 1934 - 1940

  • Auburn Republican: 1911 - 1917

  • Auburn Sun:1952 - 1962

  • Kent Advertiser: 1893 - 1894, 1910 - 1915

  • White River Journal: 1893 - 1902, 1904 - 1911

 

AUBURN NEWSPAPERS AT THE KING COUNTY LIBRARY

Many Auburn newspapers can be found at the Auburn branch of the King County Library.
For information on library open hours and directions click HERE.

  • Auburn Argus: 1909 - 1914

  • Auburn Daily Globe-News: 1978 - 1986

  • Auburn Globe: 1914 - 1916

  • Auburn Globe-News: 1942 - 1976

  • Auburn Globe-Republican: 1916 - 1940

  • Auburn Valley Daily News: 1987 

  • South County Journal: 1996 - 1999

  • Valley Daily News, Auburn Globe-News Edition: 1987 - 1990

  • Valley Daily News, Kent Edition: 1990, 1996

  • Valley Daily News, Kent News Journal Edition: 1990 - 1996

  • Washington Co-Operator: 1922 - 1924