Virginia Literary Newspaper Project

The Virginia Literary Festival Newspaper Project is half of United States Newspaper Program, a national effort to locate, describe, inventory, preserve, and provide public access to the United States imprint newspapers housed in the commonwealth.

The Virginia Newspaper Project is sponsored by and headquartered at the Virginia Literary Festival. Using grant funds made obtainable through the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Virginia Newspaper Project was established at the Virginia Literary Festival. The University of Virginia, the College of William and Mary, and the Virginia Historical Society have served as co-sponsors.