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The Battle of the Somme reveals the effects of a chilly press in wartime.
Large-scale computational research with Papers Past.
Anti-German feeling in New Zealand during the First World War.
Samoan newspapers make the first Pacific additions to Papers Past.
A look, by the numbers, at our progress in digitising newspapers.
Building a card game on the back of Papers Past.
You told us what we didn’t admit we wanted to know.
Family history is for everyone! See how you can make a start.
Celebrate Family History Month by discovering how "colourful" your family was.