DSZ / WSZ Chess Periodicals

Online Versions of Weiner Schachzeitung (thanks to Calli): 1855 http://books.google.com/books?id=wR… 1898 Vol 1 http://books.google.com/books?id=Pi… 1899 Vol II http://books.google.com/books?id=nR… 1900 http://books.google.com/books?id=vy… 1901 http://books.google.com/books?id=lR… 1902 http://books.google.com/books?id=sh… 1903 http://books.google.com/books?id=7x… 1904 http://books.google.com/books?id=eh… 1905 http://books.google.com/books?id=nR… 1906 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.3901… 1907 http://books.google.com/books?id=t2… 1908 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.3901… 1909 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1910 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1911 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1912 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1913 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1914 http://hdl.handle.net/2027/njp.3210… 1915 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1916 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1917-1922 not published 1923 resumed as “(Neue) Wiener Schachzeitung” http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1924 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1925 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1926 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1927 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1928 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1929 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1930 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1931 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1932 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1933 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1934 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1935 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1936 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a… 1937 http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a……

Erich Eliskases – Profile of an Artist as a Young Man

  Having done some tactical training I stumbled across a great position in an early Lilienthal game. That started me down the road of researching his emergence as a competitive master, which places him roughly as a contemporary of Eliskases. Researching both of them, I can across an early autobiography of Eliskases, written by him…

Tiebreak Systems – from a Chess-Results perspective

Many of the world’s leading chess tournaments use it extensively, and it really is a versatile and useful site listing a great deal of useful information about a given tournament, in an easy to maneuver and well-organized fashion, including xtab listings. But trying to understand, and replicate, the tiebreak systems utilized can be a great…

Café de la Régence – Promenades et Visites (~1902)

[ed- This is a working document, valuable enough for immediate publication, but in need of additional editing/translation improvements/and other sundry improvements. This notice will be removed at some point in the future, so check back.] Various vignettes of the Cafe de la Regence: While doing some background research to supplement that of J.N. Pope’s treatment…

17e Aeroflot Open – Group A (2019)

17e Aeroflot Open – Group A (2019) z-PGN:  https: //drive.google.com/open?id=1dp4o0I2F1DG8rRIZ4sXYxzjzhFC6bD7O (R9 final, i.e. C-R complete) Chess-Results: http://chess-results.com/tnr403175.aspx?lan=1&turdet=YES TWIC:  http://ruchess.ru/en/championship/detail/2019/aeroflot_open_2019/ CG:      http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chess.pl?tid=94828 Official Site: http://www.acfed.ru/tournament/aeroflot-open-2016/en/ .                  http://ruchess.ru/en/championship/detail/2019/aeroflot_open_2019/ SCID Swiss xtab (click on image to enlarge) >>> xtab Aeroflot Open 2019 – Group A Federation : Russia ( RUS )…

Online Historical Newspaper Sources

Multi-language chess vocabulary:   Chess Vocabulary in 17 Languages: http://chess.granz.de/ch_vocab.html English language sources: USA: Associated Press: http://www.aparchive.com/ Brooklyn Daily Eagle (1841-1955): https://www.newspapers.com/title_18… California newspapers 1846-1922: http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc California Chess History Archives: http://www.chessdryad.com/articles/ Chess Archaeology: http://www.chessarch.com/ Chicago Tribune: http://archives.chicagotribune.com/ (pay site – but free searches) Fulton NY newspapers: http://www.fultonhistory.com/fulton… Illinois newspapers (USA): http://idnc.library.illinois.edu/cg… Indiana newspapers (USA): https://newspapers.library.in.gov JewishGen: http://www.jewishgen.org/ Library of Congress – Chronicling America (1789-1948): http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/s… Northwest…

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Gibraltar Masters (2019) – Z-version (stubified + corrected)

[Very preliminary – links and 1st look to be added later] The fullest representation of the PGN has all the games from the official site, amended with the missing R1 games from TWIC, and corrected to match the Swiss xtab from ChessResults. PGN download: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1U0_YDmHTKNh7m9bGEA2Yq7UyWwF1F7BF Here is the SCID version of the Swiss xtab (top-40 finishers):…