LCN Digital Archive

THE LINCOLN COUNTY NEWS – DIGITAL ARCHIVE – NEW!

Skidompha Library is committed to preserving our local history for the benefit of future generations. This digital archive is a collaboration between Skidompha Library and The Lincoln County News, and provides online access to previously inaccessible historical archives of our local paper.

LINCOLN COUNTY NEWS Archive Access

Please fill in all fields, then click “submit.” You will receive an email (this is the “Someone will be in touch with you shortly.”)  You will not receive a phone call.  This email will contain your LCN Archives login information: the link to the archives, plus your username and password. Please save this email for future use.

Please note that you must be a Skidompha Library cardholder to access this archive.

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This project would not have been possible without generous grants from the Burns Family Foundation, the Maine Community Foundation, the historical societies of Damariscotta, South Bristol, Whitefield, Old Bristol, and Edgecomb, and numerous individual donors.

WHILE THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

  • Staff genealogist, Kathleen Maclachlan, will be checking email genealogy@skidompha.org on Mondays and Thursdays and is happy to respond to your genealogy questions via email.
  • Get timely Genealogy updates, photos, and humor by liking and following our genealogy facebook page:  Skidompha Library Genealogy.  

 

Newspapers available through this archive
Lincoln County News
92,024 pages
1874 to 2008
Waldoboro Press
14,571 pages
1939 to 1968
Sheepscot Echo
3,211 pages
1891 to 1918
Herald and Record
262 pages
1877 to 1878
Village Herald
162 pages
1876 to 1877
Lincoln Democrat
16 pages
1851 to 1853
Independent Reporter
8 pages
1950
Boothbay Register
8 pages
1954
Damariscotta Holiday Review
8 pages
1883
Democrat and Free Press
4 pages
1860