History in the Headlines: Kristallnacht as reported in 1938

The front page of the Chicago Tribune on November 9, 2013 featured a story commemorating the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.

The library's Chicago Tribune Historical Newspaper and New York Times Historical Newspaper online resources allow you to see how this horrific event was reported in real time to readers in 1938.   Take a look and see why journalism is called "the rough first draft of history!"

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