Currently, you will need to visit your local or State Library and view The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald on microfilm for editions prior to 1955. For past copies of The Sydney Morning Herald from 2006 onwards, please visit www.libraryedition.com.au Will you be adding material before 1955 and after 1995 to the SMH Archives site?What kind of font does the Sydney Morning Herald use?
Newspaper nameplates for major newspapers are usually custom logo designs. Looks like an updated version of the nameplate.Who was the original editor of the Sydney Morning Herald?
The column's original logo was a caricature of Sydney Deamer, originator of the column and its author for 14 years. It was edited for 15 years by George Richards, who retired on 31 January 2004. Other editors besides Deamer and Richards have been Duncan Thompson]When did the Sun and the Sydney Morning Herald merge?
In 1949, the newspaper launched a Sunday edition, The Sunday Herald. Four years later, this was merged with the newly acquired Sun newspaper to create The Sun-Herald, which continues to this day. By the mid-1960s a new competitor had appeared in Rupert Murdoch's national daily The Australian, which was first published on 15 July 1964.