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Warren E. Burger: U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice: Newspapers

Suggested Newspapers & Dates


  • Minneapolis Star
  • Minneapolis Star-Tribune
  • Minneapolis Tribune
  • St. Paul Dispatch
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press 


  • March 29, 1956: Appointed to the District of Columbia Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals
  • June 23, 1969: Took the oath as the chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. 
  • June 25, 1995: Died


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Newsboy distributing January 1937 Minneapolis Journal.The Minnesota Historical Society holds the world's largest collection of Minnesota newspapers, with dates ranging from 1849 to the present day.

Past issues of most newspaper titles are available on microfilm in the MNHS library, but there is also digital access to select newspapers

Use the links to the left to search for newspapers available at MNHS and to search within digitized newspaper collections.   


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