The Irish Times and The Weekly Irish Times Historical Archive: About
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The Irish Times and The Weekly Irish Times Historical Archive
The archive provides comprehensive news reporting, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, cartoons, and more from the Irish Times and the Weekly Irish Times. Content is from 1859-2021 for the Irish Times and for The Weekly Irish Times content is from 1876-1958 coverage includes The Times Pictorial magazine.
You can search for articles or can browse individual issues. Individual articles are usually presented as PDFs of how they appear in the newspaper itself (with your search terms highlighted).
Sometimes, the article is formatted for the web (item details will say full text ) as well as having a pdf option (full text pdf)