Welcome to the Clearwater Public Library System's digital collections.
Clearwater Sun Archive
The Clearwater Public Library System owns the copyright to the Clearwater Sun newspaper, which was published from May 1, 1914 to July 27, 1989. The archive is comprised of three collections.
- Clearwater Sun Issues are available on microfilm from 1925-1989 at the Clearwater Main Library. Cataloging and processing digital copies from the microfilm is an ongoing staff and volunteer driven project.
- Clearwater Sun Photograph Archive contains more than 60,000 printed photographs. The collection is available for research by request on the fourth floor of the Clearwater Main Library. Cataloging a selection of the these photographs is an ongoing staff and volunteer driven project.
- Clearwater What’s What Visitor’s Guides. This series was published by the Clearwater Sun on a semi-regular basis from 1933-1978. Scanning and cataloging this collection is an ongoing volunteer project.
A portion of the Clearwater Historical Society's extensive photograph archive has been scanned, cataloged, and made available here. For more information about this collection, please direct inquiries to the Clearwater Historical Society.