The pagessome dating back to the 1700swill be part of the Google News Archive Search, launched in early September to make more old newspapers accessible and searchable online.
My search came up with a few interesting early-1900s stories on Haddads (none related, that I know of) in newspapers and books. I found the timeline search more usefulit was easier to pick out results from the era of interest.
PaperofRecord has digitized newspapers from Canada, the United States, Mexico and Europe.
According to the Ottawa Business Journal, the purchasethe end of a two-year agreement between the companieswill “essentially shut down” PaperofRecord. Its troubles started when companies such as ProQuest began paying newspapers to digitize pagesthe opposite of what PaperofRecord was doing.
In another month or so, PaperofRecord’s online database will redirect to Google.