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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Whitson 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 Whitson. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Whitson. Our list contains 10 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Whitson.

Newspapers Neighboring Whitson ...

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

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

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  • Patton Junction - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north
  • Oakman - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north
  • Berry - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest
  • Cordova - 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast

Published In Patton Junction [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north of Whitson)

  The Patton Pointer  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16096129

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Patton Pointer

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050225


Published In Oakman [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north of Whitson)

 
  Oakman Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1911 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187592

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Catalog Card for the Oakman Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050246

 
  Oakman News  

Years of publication: 1894 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073941

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Catalog Card for the Oakman News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050218

 
  The Alabama Miner  

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  

Years of publication: 1902 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187828

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oakman News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050249


Published In Berry [Fayette County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest of Whitson)

 
  The Weekly Recorder  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13657469

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Catalog Card for The Weekly Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050227


Published In Cordova [Walker County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Cordova Enterprise  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16111825

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050234

 
  The Cordova Herald  

Years of publication: 1911 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12743427

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045051

 
  The Cordova News  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16073817

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050216

 
  The Walker County Tribune  

Published in 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16187639

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Walker County Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050248

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5687, Longitude: -87.4078     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Whitson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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