Local Newspapers

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From 1899 Bethlehem Globe

News Article Indexes

Compilation of local news article extracts from the pages of the Bethlehem Times, Bethlehem Globe, Bethlehem Globe-Times and Express-Times.

The Morning Call Digital Microfilm – Complete digital issues, 2010 through present.

From 1886 Bethlehem Times

Obituary / Biographical Article Indexes

Compilation of marriage, death and other biographical article extracts from the pages of the Bethlehem Times, Bethlehem Globe, Bethlehem Globe-Times and Express-Times.

Fighter pilot Thomas J. Lynch of Catasauqua, PA

WWII Article Index

Compilation of local news article extracts pertaining to WWII personnel from the pages of the Bethlehem Globe-Times.

This project has been funded with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.

Note: Images from the WWII Article Index are available for viewing / download in two file formats: PDF (Portable Document File) and JP2 (JPEG2000). JP2 may require a special viewer for your computer or mobile device. If needed, LizardTech has a ExpressView Browser Plug-in available for FREE download and personal use.

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