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How can I find magazines and/or newspapers that were published before 1906?

I am in a War on Drugs class and our assignment is find two advertisements from newspapers and/or magazines published before 1906 that market medicines or cures that appear to contain narcotics. How do I go about looking for such a publication in the main library?
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These UI Libraries' resources should be helpful:

The Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985 http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/timesda
Use the advanced search to limit by date (before 1906) and limit to display advertising. Search for terms like: codeine or heroin or opium

Early American Newspapers   http://proxy.lib.uiowa.edu/login?url=http://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=EANA&s_startsearch=keyword
Use the Era tab to limit by date; use the article tab to limit to advertisements; enter search terms

19th Century Historica United States Newspapers  http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/19cusn
Limit by advertising and date

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