Title and statement of responsibility area
African newspaper collection
General material designation
- Textual record
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Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on the content of the collection.
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Edition statement of responsibility
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Physical description area
ca. 11 m of textual records
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Scope and content
The African Newspaper Collection consists of Taifa Leo (1979-1988; 1992-1996), the Daily Nation and Sunday Nation (1979-1985), and The Standard (1982-1995). The newspapers that compose this collection were published in Kenya between 1979 and 1996.
Items are yellowed but otherwise in good condition.
Immediate source of acquisition
Paper holdings were purchased by Concordia University Libraries and later transferred to Special Collections.
Collection is arranged chronologically by newspaper.
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Availability of other formats
Also available on microfilm.
Restrictions on access
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Reproduction for scholarly purposes is permitted.
Use of material in publications can only be done with written permission from the copyright holder(s).
Newspapers are catalogued in CLUES.
No further accruals expected.
Copyright belongs to the creator(s).
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