The Charlottesville, VA area newspaper, published daily from 1892 to the present. Issues from 1892 through 1964 have been digitized from the Library's set of microfilm and are available for viewing online.
First published in 1882, and founded by 13 former Richmond slaves, the Planet covered local, national, and international news, especially focusing on segregation, the depredations of the Ku Klux Klan, voting rights, and the scourge of lynching. Published until 1938. Searchable through the Virginia Chronicle until 1930. Select "Richmond Planet" from the list of titles.