130 Years of Local Newspapers

130 Years of Local Newspapers

The Durand Community Library is fortunate to have copies of local newspapers leading back to 1871. Early newspapers were often local peoples only contact with "the outside world".

Click below to see how events of the world were covered in local newspapers...


Armistice Day

Atomic Bombs

Battle of Little Bighorn

Durand's Worst Week

Fire of 1881

Fires in Peshtigo and Chicago

History of the Courier Wedge

Kennedy Assassination

Newspaper Funnies 1900 vs Today

Old Eau Claire Papers

Old EC Newspaper
Remember the Maine

San Francisco Earthquake

Sinking of the Maine



Visual Communication of 1800's

William McKinley

1950 Cars