In 2001, Papers Past was launched with 250,000 pages from New Zealand newspapers. The site was re-launched in 2007 and new titles have been added. Check the site often for updates.
Papers Past is based on New Zealand newspapers however I found Samoa references on this site. I'm still looking through the site and see what else that I can find.
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