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Dora Bay, Alaska

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Dora Bay 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 Dora Bay. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Dora Bay. Our list contains 31 papers that were published within 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> of Dora Bay.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Dora Bay.  

Newspapers Neighboring Dora Bay ...

The following newspapers were published within 38 miles [61.2 km] of Dora Bay.

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

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  • Hydaburg - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west
  • Ketchikan - 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast
  • Metlakatla - 28 miles [45.1 km] to the east
  • Thorne Bay - 34 miles [54.7 km] to the north
  • Craig - 38 miles [61.2 km] to the northwest

Published In Hydaburg [Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area]

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the west of Dora Bay   [Map])

The New Native

Years of publication:   1919 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 37723929

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The New Native

Holdings for:   LCCN SN97060029

Published In Ketchikan [Ketchikan Gateway Borough]

(About 26 miles [41.8 km] to the northeast of Dora Bay   [Map])

We know of 28 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Ketchikan. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Ketchikan.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 38 miles [61.2 km] of Dora Bay. This extended list includes all the papers from Ketchikan. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Dora Bay  

Published In Metlakatla [Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area]

(About 28 miles [45.1 km] to the east of Dora Bay   [Map])

The Metlakahtlan

Years of publication:   1888 to 1891

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 30686280

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Metlakahtlan

Holdings for:   LCCN SN94050044

Published In Thorne Bay [Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area]

(About 34 miles [54.7 km] to the north of Dora Bay   [Map])

Southeast Alaska's Island News

Years of publication:   1983 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 31214749

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southeast Alaska's Island News

Holdings for:   LCCN SN94050087

Published In Craig [Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area]

(About 38 miles [61.2 km] to the northwest of Dora Bay   [Map])

Prince Of Wales Whale Spouts

Years of publication:   1973 to 1976

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 31051403

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Prince Of Wales Whale Spouts

Holdings for:   LCCN SN94050080

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Dora Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dora Bay) 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 Dora Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dora Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dora Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.1889, Longitude: -132.2953     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dora Bay have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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