The Historical Newspaper

I love these kind of stories:

One man’s hobby has turned into a phenomenal website cataloging old newspapers. Compare his work – done by himself out of pocket – to the similar projects of the Library of Congress which is spending 22 million dollars for the same thing.

Here’s his website for those interested in doing some research.

Fulton History

 

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4 thoughts on “The Historical Newspaper

  1. Love this! Proves once again, government always gets in the way of entrepreneurs, is inept and wasteful.

  2. Very very fascinating, I’m going over to do some research for certain particular things I’ve had in mind for a long time…

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