Masthead of the Observer
02 January 1909
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We are delighted to announce a new version of Papers Past is now available for you to test.
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What is Papers Past?
Papers Past contains more than four million pages of digitised New Zealand newspapers and periodicals. The collection covers the years 1839 to 1948 and includes 132 publications from all regions of New Zealand.
Latest additions to Papers Past (March 2016):
- Bay of Plenty Times (1872-1875, 1921-1930)
- Hawke's Bay Times (1869-1874)
- Otago Daily Times (1921-1930)
- Waikato Argus (1896-1904)
- Woodville Examiner (1883-1920)