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Below are 38 newspapers that have been published within 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> of Fortune Ferry. The list has been sorted by paper name.



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  Alabama Baptist Advocate  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1849 to 1850

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18333827

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Baptist Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN88084038



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  Benton Watchman  

Published in Benton [Lowndes County]    [Map]  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13802694

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Benton Watchman

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050264



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  Canebrake News  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1886

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16998479

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Canebrake News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050362



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  Marion Commonwealth  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1859

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11804775

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Commonwealth

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050085

 
  Marion Herald  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1839 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2627084

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072251

 
  Marion Journal  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17004301

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050368

 
  Marion Review  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 184? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12126013

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044715

 
  Marion Standard  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17005112

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Marion Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050371



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  Perry Eagle  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1840 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2710294

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Perry Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072250



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  Southern Standard  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1881

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17004872

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southern Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050370



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  The Alabama Baptist  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1843 to 1849

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19677674

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Baptist

Holdings for: LCCN SN89071264

 
  The American Citizen  

Published in Cahaba [Dallas County]   - now historic    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12240273

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The American Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044733

 
  The Baptist Correspondent  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 18?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12604495

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Baptist Correspondent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044990

 
  The Cahaba Gazette  

Published in Cahaba [Dallas County]   - now historic    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1860 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13744895

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cahaba Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050250

 
  The Cahaba Slave-Holder And Bulletin  

Published in Cahaba [Dallas County]   - now historic    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1860 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13193482

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cahaba Slave-Holder And Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN95072002

 
  The Canebrake Herald  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743058

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Canebrake Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050361

 
  The Commonwealth  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11990974

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Catalog Card for The Commonwealth

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050086

 
  The Dallas Gazette  

Published in Cahaba [Dallas County]   - now historic    [Map]  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1859

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12618654

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dallas Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045053

 
  The Institute Forum  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 190? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12541468

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Institute Forum

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044963

 
  The Journal Reporter  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18545605

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Journal Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050195

 
  The Marion American  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21338072

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion American

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099008

 
  The Marion Commonwealth  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10989619

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Commonwealth

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023521

 
  The Marion Commonwealth  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1884 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13213101

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Commonwealth

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050088

 
  The Marion Democrat  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1897 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17004803

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050369

 
  The Marion Times-Standard  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1917 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9140298

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Times-Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044908

 
  The Marion Times  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17010642

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Marion Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050372

 
  The Messenger  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 197? to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17010777

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050373

 
  The Negro Leader  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17003390

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Negro Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050363

 
  The Southern Herald  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Published in 183?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10892408

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023522

 
  The Thomaston Post  

Published in Thomaston [Marengo County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1905 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17276160

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Thomaston Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050403

 
  The True Democrat  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1883 to 1884

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13213014

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The True Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050087

 
  The Uniontown Herald  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1886 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17003561

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Uniontown Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050365

 
  The Uniontown News  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1915 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17003504

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Uniontown News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050364

 
  The Uniontown Press  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1878 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17003723

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Uniontown Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050366

 
  The Weekly Commonwealth  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12774189

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Commonwealth

Holdings for: LCCN SN85032905

 
  The Weekly Herald  

Published in Benton [Lowndes County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13802802

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050265



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  Uniontown Press  

Published in Uniontown [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 193? to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17003897

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Uniontown Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050367



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  Weekly Marion American  

Published in Marion [Perry County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21337911

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Weekly Marion American

Holdings for: LCCN SN90099007

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fortune Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4296, Longitude: -87.1880     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fortune Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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