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Browntown, Alabama
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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Browntown 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 Browntown. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Browntown. Our list contains 26 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Browntown.

Newspapers Neighboring Browntown ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Browntown.

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

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  • Oakman - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north
  • Patton Junction - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest
  • Cordova - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast
  • Berry - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west
  • Jasper - 18 miles [29 km] to the north

Published In Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north of Browntown)

  Oakman Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1911 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Oakman Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050246

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187592

 
  Oakman News  

Years of publication: 1894 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Oakman News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050218

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073941

 
  The Alabama Miner  

The first year of publication was in 1899, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Miner

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050235

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16111987

 
  The Oakman News  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oakman News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050249

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187828


Published In Patton Junction [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest of Browntown)

 
  The Patton Pointer  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Patton Pointer

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050225

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096129


Published In Cordova [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast of Browntown)

 
  Cordova Enterprise  

The first year of publication was in 1898, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Enterprise

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050234

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16111825

 
  The Cordova Herald  

Years of publication: 1911 to 191?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85045051

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743427

 
  The Cordova News  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050216

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073817

 
  The Walker County Tribune  

Published in 1932

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Walker County Tribune

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050248

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187639


Published In Berry [Fayette County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Browntown)

 
  The Weekly Recorder  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1901

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Recorder

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86050227

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13657469


Published In Jasper [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Browntown)

 
  Daily Mountain Eagle  

Years of publication: 1960 to current

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Daily Mountain Eagle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87000283

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11793723

 
  Eagle Community News  

Years of publication: 196? to 1972

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Eagle Community News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050230

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096212

 
  Jasper Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1925 to 1948

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Jasper Advertiser

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050229

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096188

 
  Mountain Eagle  

Years of publication: 1872 to 1960

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Eagle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84023514

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10957992

 
  The Alabama Bugle  

Published in 1901

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Bugle

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050219

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16074579

 
  The Golden Light  

The first year of publication was in 1896, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Golden Light

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050245

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187568

 
  The Jasper Headlight  

Years of publication: 188? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jasper Headlight

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050222

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16074807

 
  The Protectionist  

Years of publication: 1887 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Protectionist

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050220

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16074674

 
  The True Citizen  

Years of publication: 188? to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The True Citizen

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050223

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16074961

 
  The Union News  

Years of publication: 1934 to 1950

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Union News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050227

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096149

 
  The Walker County News  

Years of publication: 1906 to 191?

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Walker County News

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050226

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096137

 
  The Weekly Headlight  

Years of publication: 1887 to 18??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Headlight

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050221

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16074777

 
  Walker County Record  

The first year of publication was in 1893, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Walker County Record

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050224

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16075000

 
  Walker County Times  

The first year of publication was in 187?, with an unknown end date

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Walker County Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN85044833

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12255596

 
  Walker County Times  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1960

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Walker County Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050228

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096172

 
  Walker County Tribune  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Walker County Tribune

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN87050247

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187618

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Browntown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5912, Longitude: -87.3406     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Browntown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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