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Keeney Newspaper Collection

Identifier: 2001-0085

Scope and Contents Note

The collection contains an assortment of newspapers from a variety of locations, spanning the years 1873 to 1921. While some of the titles in the collection contain only single issues, there are a few titles that contain numerous issues, including The Saturday Evening Post, the New England Homestead, the Connecticut Courant, and the Hartford Times. The newspapers in the collection also range from national publications, such as The Saturday Evening Post and the Ladies Home Companion, to regional farming journals, such as the New York Fireside Companion, the South Manchester News, and the The Metronome . There are also newspapers from various locations throughout New York state and New York City, Hartford, Connecticut, and Philadelphia.


  • 1873-1921


The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.


The Keeney Newspaper Collection contains a variety of newspapers from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, with a focus on agriculture and domestic life.


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The collection contains an assortment of newspapers from a variety of locations in New England, spanning the years 1873 to 1921.

Provenance and Acquisition

The records were donated by Mr. Keeney of Manchester, CT, in 2001.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to various aspects of Connecticut history. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

Keeney Newspaper Collection
Archives & Special Collections staff
2012 August
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

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