Skip to main content
UVM Libraries Research Guides banner

Vermont Newspapers

Burlington Free Press Index

Portions of the Burlington Free Press are indexed in various formats--bound volumes, card files, and online. These sources provide citations only. Full-text of the articles can be found on microfilm available on the second floor of Bailey/Howe Library. Full-text of the weekly edition is also available online at Chronicling America.

  • 1827-1836  Card file, Special Collections
  • 1848-1870  Bound volumes in Special Collections and Bailey/Howe 2nd floor, call number A121 .B86.
    Note: This index covers the daily edition.
  • 1871-1895  Card file, Special Collections
  • 1896-1898  Card file, Special Collections
  • 1950-1951  Card file, Special Collections
  • 1959-1983  Card file, Special Collections and Microfilm, Bailey/Howe 2nd floor
  • 1984-May 2009  Burlington Free Press / Rutland Herald Index
    Tip: When you search with the UVM Libraries discovery tool, CATQuest, results will include citations from this index.

Indexing Project Began in 1938

The Vermont Alumni Weekly announced the state's first newspaper indexing project with great enthusiasm.