View Full Version : Times Archive Online...

06-18-2008, 10:37 AM
Being the little geek I am I found it rather exciting that the Times have put online important news dates and articles...

Can be found here; http://archive.timesonline.co.uk/tol/archive/?OTC-HPtoppuff&ATTR=archive1861

I had just read the articles on Jack the Ripper and the Titanic.

06-18-2008, 11:52 AM
Nice find, gives me something to do this summer.

06-18-2008, 07:34 PM
Einstein explains his theory of relativity for the layman; http://archive.timesonline.co.uk/tol/viewArticle.arc?articleId=ARCHIVE-The_Times-1919-11-28-13-011&pageId=ARCHIVE-The_Times-1919-11-28-13

06-18-2008, 08:57 PM
Ah, yes.....history in "real time".

06-18-2008, 11:18 PM
There are soem interestign articles, if you look hard enough, but as far as I see on the main page, a lot of the articles are just the same old, typical things... What J7 linked was interesting though. Its tthe articles like that that are worthwhile.

Web Rider
06-18-2008, 11:32 PM
Nifty, though I don't trust Time not to "alter" the articles to be more PC, or to reflect a newer viewpoint. I've seen news sites "update" and "dissappear" news articles, so I'll keep getting my papers in print format thank you.