Guide to Mining and Mineral Industry in Missouri


A number of Missouri newspapers on microfilm in the Society’s collection focus on mining and mineral industries.

For a list of all digitized newspapers, visit the Missouri Digital Newspaper Project.

For a list of newspapers on microfilm at The State Historical Society of Missouri, visit the newspaper catalog.

Mining Newspapers in SHSMO Holdings

County City Title Also Available On Date Range
Bates Mining Review Microfilm 1880‐1912
Bates Rich Hill Rich Hill Daily Review Microfilm 1886-1955
Jasper Joplin The Mining News Microfilm 1872-1875
Madison Fredericktown Farmer and Miner Microfilm March 18, 1876
Newton Granby Granby Miner Microfilm October 4, 1973-September 16, 1876; February 21, 1913-February 27, 1914
Newton Granby Granby Miner-Missourian Microfilm April 14, 1916-December 31, 1920
Newton Neosho Daily Miner and Mechanic Microfilm September 23, 1879-March 25, 1880; October 25, 1879-January 6, 1961
Newton Neosho Neosho Miner-Mechanic Microfilm September 23, 1966-December 31, 1971
St. Louis St. Louis St. Louis Mining News Microfilm May 7, 1887
Washington Potosi Miner's Prospect Microfilm September 20, 1849