Historical Newspapers

Historical Monterey Newspapers on Microfilm
Now Available Digitally

The Library’s holdings of Monterey newspapers on microfilm from 1846 – June 1964 have been digitized and are accessible online from anywhere with an Internet connection.
Title   Start Date End Date
The Californian (Monterey) view online 8/15/1846 11/11/1848
California Star view online 1/9/1847 12/23/1848
Alta California view online 1/1/1849 6/30/1852
Monterey Sentinel view online 6/2/1855 5/31/1856
Monterey Weekly Gazette view online 1/1/1863 10/7/1869
Monterey Republican view online 12/1/1869 8/31/1871
Monterey Democrat view online 4/16/1870 9/28/1872
Monterey Weekly Herald view online 1/1/1874 12/31/1876
Monterey Californian view online 5/23/1876 10/22/1881
Monterey Argus view online 7/15/1882 11/10/1888
Monterey Democrat view online 12/1/1888 11/16/1889
Monterey Weekly Cypress view online 1/1/1889 12/14/1901
Monterey New Era view online 11/1/1890 3/31/1910
Del Monte Weekly   1/1/1910 12/31/1911
Monterey Daily Cypress view online 1/1/1907 12/31/1922
Monterey American view online 1/1/1913 12/31/1913
Monterey American view online 7/1/1914 12/31/1916
Peninsula Daily Herald view online 6/21/1922 1/31/1923
Peninsula Daily Herald and
Monterey Daily Cypress and
Monterey American
view online 2/1/1923 2/28/1927
Peninsula Daily Herald view online 3/1/1927 6/22/1929
Monterey Peninsula Herald view online 6/24/1929 6/30/1964
Monterey Peninsula Herald   1/1/1960 3/31/1986
Monterey Trader view online 2/9/1933 3/23/1951
Monterey Beacon   8/22/1934 9/15/1935
Monterey Bay News   1/1/1947 12/31/1947
Monterey Bay News   1/1/1949 10/27/1950
Seaside News-Sentinel   11/3/1950 12/31/1958
Montereyan   3/30/1951 6/9/1955
Big Sur Gazette   8/1/1978 3/31/1981
Herald   4/1/1986 4/20/1992
Monterey County Herald view online (2002- ) 4/20/1992 current
Monterey Times   2/16/1996 1/31/1997
Coast Weekly   1/1/1998 2/5/2004
Monterey County Post   7/22/1999 9/30/2004