↑Brubacher, John S.; Willis Rudy (1997). Higher Education in Transition. Transaction Publishers. с. 137. ISBN1-56000-917-9. «After the Civil War ... on almost every campus a publication was established which modeled its form, content, and purpose on regular daily newspapers. The Yale Daily News, first to be founded, is still in operation. The Harvard Crimson began in 1873 as a more newsy rival of The Advocate. Ten years later, it merged with a competitor to become a daily.»
↑Massachusetts Newspapers lists two other Cambridge papers—The Tech, which is a biweekly paper, and The Cambridge Chronicle, which is a weekly.