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Illustrated English Language Periodicals in the Library of Congress

Related Resources

This section provides pointers to collections and resources that have related or similar content to the illustrated English language periodicals.


Collections that have content related to English language illustrated periodicals are listed below.

Prints & Photographs Reading Room

Newspaper & Current Periodicals Reading Room

Home to many published newspapers that contain illustrations, primarily served on microfilm. Particularly valuable for locating pictorial content are:

Rare Book & Special Collections Reading Room

Includes many early American imprints that feature illustrations, as well as printed ephemera. See, for example, Selected Special Collections.

Main Reading Room and Microform and Electronic Resources Center

Many public institutions hold issues of illustrated magazines and newspapers. The listing below suggests institutions with major holdings relating to the history and production of illustration.

These resources may assist in researching and exploring the history and context of illustrated periodicals and the images they published. The titles link to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog.