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Battleground, Alabama
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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Battleground.

Our newspaper information for Battleground is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Battleground. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Battleground. Our list contains 8 papers that were published within 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> of Battleground.

Newspapers Neighboring Battleground ...

The following newspapers were published within 7 miles [11.3 km] of Battleground.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Battleground.

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  • Gate City - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west
  • Leeds - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Avondale - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west
  • Inglenook - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Battleground)

  The Humming Bird  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Humming Bird

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044796

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217845


Published In Leeds [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Battleground)

 
  Leeds Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1924 to 192?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Leeds Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050077

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15248214

 
  The Leeds Herald  

Published in 1973

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050356

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245498

 
  The Leeds News  

Years of publication: 1939 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050355

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245485

 
  The Leeds Tribune  

Years of publication: 193? to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Leeds Tribune

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044880

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12439265


Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Battleground)

 
  The Avondale Budget  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Avondale Budget

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN88050044

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17671560

 
  The Silent Eye  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Silent Eye

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050327

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104039


Published In Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Battleground)

 
  Inglenook Home  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Inglenook Home

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050412

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17293036

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Battleground. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Battleground. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Battleground) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Battleground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5354, Longitude: -86.6503     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Battleground have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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