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Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America You can further explore the topic of the "assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Austro-Hungarian, Austria-Hungary, Bosnia, Duchess of Hohenberg, Emperor Franz Josef, Francis Ferdinand, Gavrilo Princip, Hapsburg, Nedjelko, Cabrinovic,Sarajevo, Servia.
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results.
  • The names of people are often spelled differently in different publications, because of different transliterations from the Cyrillic alphabet. For instance, Cabrinovitch and Gabrinovic are alternate spellings of Cabrinovic, just as Zerajevo, Serajevo, and Sarayevo are for Sarajevo, and Gavrio Prinzip is an alternate form for Gavrilo Princip.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America