Announcement: Chronicling America, Historic American Newspapers Data Challenge

How can you use open data to explore history? NEH invites members of the public to produce creative web-based projects demonstrating the potential for using the data found in the Chronicling America website, available at  Chronicling America is a website providing access to digitized U.S. newspapers and to information about historic newspapers.  The National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP), a joint effort between NEH and the Library of Congress, produces the site.  Visit the Chronicling America website at

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