Chicago Newspapers

American : Founded July 4, 1900; merged with Herald-Examiner August 26, 1939, to become Herald-American

Chronicle: Founded 1895; discontinued 1908.

Courier: Founded 1874, discontinued 1876

Daily News: founded Jan 2, 1876; absorbed Post & Mail, August 1878; absorbed Journal Aug. 22, 1929; absorbed Post, Oct. 29, 1932; purchased 1959 by Marshall Field; discontinued March 4, 1978.

Daily Telegraph: Founded March 6, 1878, changed to Morning Herald May 10. 1881.

Daily Times: Founded Sept. 3, 1929; absorbed by Sun in 1948 and became part of the Sun & Times and Sun Times same year.

Evening Mail: Founded Aug. 18. 1870; merged in 1875 with Evening Post as Post & Mail

Evening Post: Founded Sept. 4, 1865; merged in 1875 with Evening Mail as Post & Mail

Evening Press & Mail: founded 1884, discontinued 1897

Evening Record: Founded 1861, discontinued 1870.

Examiner: Founded 1902, absorbed by Herald into Herald & Examiner May 2, 1918,.

Globe: Founded 1887, discontinued 1895 .

Herald: Founded May 1914, by merger of Record Herald and Inter-Ocean

Herald-American: founded Aug. 28, 1939, as merger of Herald-Examiner and American; acquired by Tribune in 1958; changed to Chicago's American and then in 1969 became Today, which was discontinued Sept. 13, 1974

Inter-Ocean: Founded March 25, 1872, as new name for Republican; absorbed by Record-herald, Mary 1914.

Journal: Founded 1844; absorbed by Daily News Aug. 22, 1929.

Morning News: Founded May 10, 1881; merged with Times as Times Herald, March 13, 1893

Morning Herald: Founded March 13. 1893; merged with Times-Herald as Record-Herald, March 21, 1901

Post: Founded April 29, 1890; absorbed by Daily News Oct. 29. 1929.

Post & Mail: Founded 1874 by merger of Evening Post and Evening Mail

Record-Herald: founded March 28, 1901, by merger of Morning Record and Times-Herald

Republican: Founded Jan 16m 1865; changed to Inter-Ocean March 25, 1872

Sun: Founded Dec. 4, 1941; absorbed the Times and became Sun & Times in 1948; became Sun-Times in 1948

Sun-Times: Founded 1948 from merger of Sun and Times

Times: Founded June 1, 1861; merged with Morning Herald as Times-Herald March 4, 1895

Times-Herald: Founded March 4, 1895, as merger of Times and Morning Herald; merged with Morning Record to become Record Herald on March 21, 1901

Today: Tabloid created 1969 from Chicago's American; discontinued Sept. 13, 1974

Tribune: founded June 10, 1847; acquired Herald-American in 1958.

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