The Recorder was published from 18 July 1925 to 12 July 1975, This paper was started by Mr. R. Rubain, D. Augustus, H. Hughes, J. Martin, and A.B. Place as a "newspaper in the interest of the coloured people of Bermuda." The copies presented here are taken from the microfilm collection at the Bermuda National Library and offers access …
A collection of the early Bermuda newspapers, focusing on the Bermuda Gazette and Weekly Advertiser, Bermuda Gazette, Weekly Gazette and Bermuda Advertiser and The Royal Gazette, Bermuda Commercial and General Advertiser and Recorder.
Bermuda Times was published between 4 March, 1987 and 29 December, 1995. This newspaper was published by Bermuda Times Ltd., Hamilton with K. Murray Brown as Managing Editor and Ronald R. W. Lightbourne as Contributing Editor.
The Workers Voice was started and published bi-monthly by the Bermuda Industrial Union in 1971. This publication continues to be published today, and modern issues can be found via the BIU website at www.biu.bm.
Fame Magazine (from February 1962-July 1966) was published and edited by Mrs. Dilton Masters. The March and April 1966 issues were published by Mr. Russell Dismont with Mr. Will Francis as editor. Mr. Dismont was named editor and publisher for the issues from July 1966 to conclusion in December 1966.
Fame Magazine was revived in …
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The Bermuda National Library - Digital Collection includes issues of the Bermuda Recorder (July 1933-July 1975) and the Royal Gazette (1784-October 1930). These issues plus the Royal Gazette (1925-2014), Bermuda Sun (May 1964-July 2014) and Mid-Ocean News (1961-2009) are also available on microfilm at the Bermuda National Library.
Bermuda Times (4 March, 1987-29 December, 1995). This newspaper is also available on microfilm at the Bermuda National Library.
Workers Voice (1971-2015) are available here and as PDF on the Bermuda History and Cultural Studies room computer. Original copies may be available upon Closed Collection request via the Public Information Desk (upper floor). There is a $25 retrieval fee for newsletters retrieved from off-site storage. Workers Voice is published by the Bermuda Industrial Union. Current issues are available via www.biu.bm.
Fame Magazine includes issues of the magazine from February 1962-December 1966 with the revived magazine published between 1974 to 1976. Original copies are available for reference use at the Bermuda National Library.
Bermuda Sports (May 1951-January 1957). To ensure the preservation of this collection, use of the Digital Collection is highly recommended if you are conducting research into Bermuda's sports history. There is a $25 retrieval fee for the boxed collection of the magazines to be retrieved from off-site storage.
Bermuda Life and Times (September 1964-February 1966). There is only one complete set of issues within the Bermuda National Library's collection; use of the digital version is recommended to help us preserve this collection.
Bermuda Beacon (August 1941-April 1943) Use of the Digital Collection is highly recommended to help us preserve the issues held in the Bermuda National Library's collection.
Use the Contact Us link at the bottom of this page to contact Local Studies Librarian, Ellen Jane Hollis, if you have any questions regarding the Bermuda National Library's collections.