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Palmer Raids: 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 "Palmer Raids" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    bomb, coal, Goldman, May Day, Palmer, raids, Red.
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results.
  • For best search results, combine keywords with related phrases within a specified date range (e.g., to find specific articles on the May Day Scare, search the keyword Palmer in combination with the phrase May Day within the date range from April 15, 1920 to May 15, 1920.)

Selected Articles from Chronicling America