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Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003, from Gale

As the world's first illustrated newspaper, the Illustrated London News offers an unparalleled pictoral record from the mid-nineteenth century until the very beginnings of twenty-first century, covering such diverse topics as royal balls to foreign wars to scientific invention and exploration.

All articles included in the The Illustrated London News Historical Archive are displayed as digital page images and most allow full-text searching. These digitized pages, also known as facsimile image, let you view the pages as they originally appeared in print.

Publication sections and article types

Articles are categorized according to the following sections:

  • Advertising
  • Arts and leisure
  • Editorial and commentary
  • News and business
  • People

Article types are listed within each section so that you can further target your search to specific kinds of content, such as "Births, Deaths, and Marriages," "Letters to the Editor," "Sport," and many others.


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September 13, 2010

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