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Pacific Islands Newspapers : Samoa

Historic Newspaper

Historic Newspaper: The Samoan Reporter

Link to UH Voyager record

Online: No

Link: n/a

Dates of publication: 1845 – 1862

Note: Only available in Microfilm

 

Indigenous Language Newspaper

 

Indigenous Language Newspaper: Savali
Link to UH Voyager record
Online: Yes
Link: http://www.savalinews.com/category/savali-samoa-edition/
Dates of publication: 1930’s (?) to present
Notes: Published a Samoan edition and an English edition. 
Many papers are published with both English and Samoan, or some may offer a Samoan language edition or section. 

 

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Library of Congress Subject Headings:

Samoa --Newspapers

 

Contemporary Newspaper

 

 

Current Newspaper: Samoa Observer

 Link to UH Voyager record

Online: Yes

Link: http://www.samoaobserver.ws/

Dates of publication: 1978 to present

Note: In English and Samoan