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Antigo Newspaper Abbreviations Used in Indexes
ENGLISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPERS

ADJ & DJ=The Antigo Daily Journal & The Daily Journal, Published Mar 25, 1913 to present as The Antigo Daily Journal. (Daily) and Published from September 18, 1905 to Mar 24, 1913 as the Daily Journal (Daily)
AJ=The Antigo Journal, Published September 17, 1898 to December 28, 1923 (Published weekly on Fridays, Sep 17, 1998 to Oct 10, 1902) (Published weekly on Thursdays, Oct 16, 1902 to Sep 3, 1903) (Published twice weekly on Tuesdays & Fridays, Sep 8, 1903 to Sep 5, 1905) (Published weekly on Fridays, Sep 12, 1905 to Dec 28, 1923) Content copied from The Antigo Daily Journal.
FJ=The Farmers' Journal, Published Aug 1909 to 1926 (Weekly on Tuesdays) Content copied from The Antigo Daily Journal.
WNI=The Weekly News Item, Published August 26, 1882 to November 7, 1935 (Weekly)
AR=The Antigo Republican, Published January 3, 1880 to September 14, 1911 (Weekly)

(AR had 3 other titles: NCR=The New County Republican; LCR=The Langlade County Republican; F=The Forward)
LCS=Langlade County Special, Published March 1, 1887 to August 13, 1898 (Weekly)
(LCS started as school paper "Our Parochial Schools" in Phlox. The name was changed to LCS in 1890.)
AH=The Antigo Herold/Herald (Weekly)
Published from October 1888 until December 5, 1919 in German. Then it was then published in English until December 28, 1923. No papers survived from 1888 through 1900. Microfilm rolls for the 1901 to 1923 surviving issues can be obtained at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Library.
GERMAN LANGUAGE NEWSPAPERS

AB=The Antigo Banner (Weekly)
Published December 5, 1919 to July 15, 1937. Microfilm rolls for these issues can be obtained from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Library.
AH=The Antigo Herold/Herald (Weekly)
Published from October 1888 until December 5, 1919 in German. Then it was then published in English until December 28, 1923. No papers survived from 1888 through 1900. Microfilm rolls for the 1901 to 1923 surviving issues can be obtained at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Library.
AK=The Antigo Kurier (Weekly)
Published 1894 to 1895? No papers survived
AP=The Antigo Pioneer (Weekly)
Published less than one year in 1884. No papers survived.

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