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Sinking of the Maine: 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 "sinking of the USS Maine" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    blockade, Cuba, Havana, joint resolution, Maine, Spain, war
  • The battleship USS Maine was often referred to as “the Maine” so omit “USS” and “battleship.”

Selected Articles from Chronicling America