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Oldham Local Studies and Archives has a wide range of newspapers and a selection of cuttings which are indexed.  There is also a selection of indexed obituary cuttings.

Newspapers
Title Years held 
Crompton and Royton Chronicle 1936 (January) - 1958 (June)
Illustrated Oldham Telegraph 1859 (March - November)
Illustrated Oldham Herald 1855 (June - August)
Illustrated Oldham Journal 1854 (October) - 1855 (February)
Midweek Oldham Mirror 1954 (September) - 1955 (January)
Oldham Ensign and Standard 1868 (July - September)
Oldham Evening Chronicle
May 1854 to date
Oldham Daily Advertiser 1856 (December) - 1859 (May)
1889 (October) - 1890 (December)
Oldham Express
1867 (December) - 1889 (July)
Oldham Liberal Elector 1869 (September - November)
Oldham Observer 1863 (October)
Oldham Observer and Lees Free Press 1858 (March - May)
Oldham Operative 1884 (November) - 1885 (January)
Oldham Reformer and General Advertiser 1853 (September) - 1854 (March)
Oldham Standard 1859 (August) - 1946 (December)