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Mountain Point, Alaska

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Mountain Point 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 Mountain Point. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Mountain Point. Our list contains 30 papers that were published within 46 miles [74 km]<1> of Mountain Point.

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 Mountain Point.  

Newspapers Neighboring Mountain Point ...

The following newspapers were published within 46 miles [74 km] of Mountain Point.

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

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  • Ketchikan - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest
  • Metlakatla - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south
  • Thorne Bay - 46 miles [74 km] to the northwest

Published In Ketchikan [Ketchikan Gateway Borough]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest of Mountain Point)

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 46 miles [74 km] of Mountain Point. 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 Mountain Point.  

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

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south of Mountain Point)

  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]    [Map]  

(About 46 miles [74 km] to the northwest of Mountain Point)

  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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2944, Longitude: -131.5325     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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