Long considered the paper of record in New Orleans, the Times-Picayune is the descendant of the Daily Picayune, which began publication in 1837, and later merged with the Times-Democrat in 1914.
Index to the Times-Picayune
The long-running Baton Rouge Advocate expanded into the New Orleans market in October 2012 after the Times-Picayune announced a reduced print publication schedule. The Advocate continues to publish Baton Rouge and Lafayette editions.
Louisiana newspapers included in this database include:
Newspapers Available in Howard-Tilton Memorial Library on Microfilm
Includes full run on microfilm of the Times-Picayune from 1914 to the present.