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Chinese-Americans in Minnesota: Newspapers


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.   


Suggested Newspapers & Periodicals, with Dates

Chinese paper "Weekly Newspaper," 3019 Hennepin, Minneapolis.


  • Asian American Press.
    [St. Paul, Minn.]: Asian Business & Community Publishing, Inc., 1990-current.

  • Asian Pages.
    Roseville, Minn.: Kita Associates., 1990-current.

  • Journal of the Asian American Renaissance.
    St. Paul, Minn.: Asian American Renaissance 1995-1997.

  • MAAP Newsletter.
    [Minnesota]: Minnesota Asian American Project, Inc. (MAAP), 1977-1980.

  • News & Views (Newsletter).
    In English and Chinese.
    Minneapolis: Chinese-American Association of Minnesota, [1994]-current.

  • Quarterly News Letter (Council on Asian-Pacific Minnesotans).
    [St. Paul, Minn.]: The Council, 1988-1989.

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Gale Family Library • Minnesota Historical Society • 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 • 651-259-3300
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