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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Peninsula 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 Peninsula Point. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Peninsula Point. Our list contains 31 papers that were published within 44 miles [70.8 km]<1> of Peninsula 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 Peninsula Point.  

Newspapers Neighboring Peninsula Point ...

The following newspapers were published within 44 miles [70.8 km] of Peninsula Point.

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

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  • Ketchikan - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast
  • Metlakatla - 18 miles [29 km] to the south
  • Thorne Bay - 36 miles [57.9 km] to the northwest
  • Hydaburg - 44 miles [70.8 km] to the west

Published In Ketchikan [Ketchikan Gateway Borough]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast of Peninsula 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 44 miles [70.8 km] of Peninsula 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 Peninsula Point.  

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

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Peninsula 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 36 miles [57.9 km] to the northwest of Peninsula 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

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

(About 44 miles [70.8 km] to the west of Peninsula Point)

  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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peninsula Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3833, Longitude: -131.7333     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Peninsula Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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