Just Shelved: Wheatland, Iowa, newspapers

We’re pleased to announce that the following Wheatland, Iowa, newspapers have been added to our microfilm collections:

The Wheatland Times — 11Feb1860 – 30June1864

The Clinton County Advocate — 3Nov1864 – 6June1867

The Wheatland Gazette — 9May1888 – 23July1981

The Wheatland Press-Gazette — 4June1981 – 8August1985


Wheatland is a Clinton County community only 36 miles northwest of Davenport, very close to the Scott County line. News from northern Scott County was often reported in the Wheatland newspapers.

These newspapers are not indexed at this time, but if you already know the specific date of an event—birth, marriage, death, etc.—you are welcome to visit our Center and search this wonderful addition to our collection of microfilmed newspapers.

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