Newspapers

Adolph Dittmer and his delivery crew in 1908
The local history collection contains microfilm of the following local newspapers:

  • Orange Daily News 1888-92, 1912-1976
  • Orange Post 1893-94, 1913-1916, 1919-1922
  • Orange Tribune 1888-1889
  • El Modena Record Oct. 12 1888
  • Orange Star 1917-1921
  • Santa Ana Weekly Blade 1888-92, 1900-1905
  • Orange City News 1977-previous year
  • Orange Independent 1988-1999
  • Common Talk/Foothill Sentry 1984-previous year

Newspaper microfilm and reader-printer is located in the reference area. A collection of current Orange newspapers is also maintained, including:

  • Foothill Sentry
  • Orange City News
  • Orange County Register

Some of the local newspapers are available 24/7 through our Digital Collection.