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Heroin Crisis (1898-1922): 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 early "Heroin Crisis" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Heroin, Harrison Drug Act, narcotic drugs, addicts
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between 1912 and 1919.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America