Significance

The Boston Phoenix was one of the first newspapers to provide extensive coverage of the GLBTQA community’s fight for civil rights. A May 29, 1987 issue of The Boston Phoenix…

Expansion

…turned it into WFNX—a sonic manifestation of The Boston Phoenix. The WFNX audience was initially restricted to downtown Boston and portions of the North Shore due to Federal Communications Commission…

Archived Websites

…material that has been published since the inception of The Phoenix website in 1994. http://thephoenix.com New link: https://wayback.archive-it.org/1981/*/http://thephoenix.com http://providence.thephoenix.com New link: https://wayback.archive-it.org/1981/*/http://providence.thephoenix.com http://stuffboston.com New link: http://wayback.archive-it.org/1981/20160628060955/http://www.stuffboston.com/ http://www.worcesterphoenix.com/ New link: http://wayback.archive-it.org/1981/20160627193702/http://www.worcesterphoenix.com/…

http://www Content

When Northeastern University acquired the Phoenix Media/Communications Group’s websites, they were functionally obsolete. In order to preserve content, PHX websites were captured by Northeastern University staff using the Internet Archives’…

Citing the Collection

…S. “Elizabeth Warren’s New Chapter: Going for Broke.” The Boston Phoenix, January, 11, 2012 Phoenix Media/Communications Websites. (Z16-033) University Libraries Archives and Special Collections Department Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts https://wayback.archive-it.org/1981/20160703121140/http://boston.thephoenix.com/Boston/news/132433-elizabeth-warrens-new-chapter/js/cms132433js/chartbeat.js….

Phoenix Beginnings

…settling the strike. Mindich countersued to prevent the staff from using the name “Phoenix.” An out of court settlement enabled Mindich to retain the rights to the use of the…

Donation to NU

…text-​​searchable, so all that history lives on,” says Dan Kennedy, associate professor at Northeastern’s School of Journalism and a former Phoenix media columnist and nationally-​​known media commentator. Adds Wakeling, “As…

Stephen M. Mindich

…Mindich acquired a competing paper, The Cambridge Phoenix, and merged it with Boston After Dark to form a new publication, The Boston Phoenix. The Boston Phoenix remained devoted to the…

Phoenix Alumni

…still access and link your online material through the Internet Archive’s WayBack Machine. To do so, you’ll need to use the WayBack Machine to generate a stable URL. Follow the…

Archives & Special Collections

…for the Phoenix Media/Communications Group’s online, audio-visual and paper archives was an extremely easy one to make. Although out-of-scope, the Phoenix’s focus on local politics, underground or alternative causes, arts…