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Below are 6 newspapers that have been published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Gorgas. The list has been sorted by paper name.

  Oakman Enterprise  

Published in Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1911 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187592

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Holdings for: LCCN SN87050246

 
  Oakman News  

Published in Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1894 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073941

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Holdings for: LCCN SN87050218

  The Alabama Miner  

Published in Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16111987

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Catalog Card for The Alabama Miner

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050235

 
  The Oakman News  

Published in Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187828

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Catalog Card for The Oakman News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050249

 
  The Patton Pointer  

Published in Patton Junction [Walker County]   - now historic    [Map]  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096129

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Holdings for: LCCN SN87050225

 
  The Weekly Recorder  

Published in Berry [Fayette County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13657469

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Holdings for: LCCN SN86050227

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gorgas. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5201, Longitude: -87.6139     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gorgas have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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