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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Melvin 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 Melvin. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Melvin. Our list contains 21 papers that were published within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of Melvin.

Newspapers Neighboring Melvin ...

The following newspapers were published within 20 miles [32.2 km] of Melvin.

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

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Published In Shubuta (MS) [Clarke County (MS)]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the west of Melvin)

  The Mississippi Messenger  

Years of publication: 1879 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17694393

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mississippi Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN88067080

 
  The Shubuta Times  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1875

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32880537

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Catalog Card for The Shubuta Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN95068611

 
  Weekly Southern Republic  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16308440

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Catalog Card for the Weekly Southern Republic

Holdings for: LCCN SN87065606


Published In Quitman (MS) [Clarke County (MS)]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Melvin)

 
  The Chickasaw Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1856 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24582596

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Catalog Card for The Chickasaw Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN91066988

 
  The Clarke County Tribune  

Years of publication: 1910 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16260914

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Catalog Card for The Clarke County Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN87065575


Published In Butler [Choctaw County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Melvin)

 
  Choctaw County News  

Years of publication: 1878 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12570108

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Choctaw County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044932

 
  Choctaw News & Record  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17514313

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Catalog Card for the Choctaw News & Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN88006174

 
  The Alabama Standard  

Years of publication: 185? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12604528

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Catalog Card for The Alabama Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044982

 
  The Butler News  

Years of publication: 1876 to 1878

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12441791

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Catalog Card for The Butler News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044893

 
  The Choctaw Advocate  

Years of publication: 1901 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12569923

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Catalog Card for The Choctaw Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044930

 
  The Choctaw Advocate  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1892

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15433904

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Catalog Card for The Choctaw Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050110

 
  The Choctaw Alliance  

Years of publication: 1892 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12570038

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Catalog Card for The Choctaw Alliance

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044931

 
  The Choctaw County Reporter  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12037207

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Choctaw County Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044605

 
  The Choctaw Herald  

Years of publication: 1874 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11026843

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Choctaw Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023454

 
  The Choctaw Herald  

Years of publication: 186? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16912486

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Catalog Card for The Choctaw Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050348

 
  The Courier  

Years of publication: 1881 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12431230

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Catalog Card for The Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044875

 
  The Southern Democrat  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12087661

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Southern Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044624


Published In Bladon Springs [Choctaw County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast of Melvin)

 
  Bladon Springs Herald  

Years of publication: 1871 to 1874

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11638643

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Catalog Card for the Bladon Springs Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85033053


Published In Mount Sterling [Choctaw County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast of Melvin)

 
  The Choctaw Messenger & Journal  

Years of publication: 1849 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12096819

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Choctaw Messenger & Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044649


Published In Waynesboro (MS) [Wayne County (MS)]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest of Melvin)

 
  The Wayne County News  

Years of publication: 1918 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10479164

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wayne County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87065502

 
  The Waynesboro Beacon  

Years of publication: 18?? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16566841

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Waynesboro Beacon

Holdings for: LCCN SN87065503

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Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Melvin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Melvin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Melvin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9304, Longitude: -88.4589     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Melvin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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