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Saxman, Alaska

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Saxman 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 Saxman. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Saxman. Our list contains 31 papers that were published within 49 miles [78.9 km]<1> of Saxman.

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 Saxman.  

Newspapers Neighboring Saxman ...

The following newspapers were published within 49 miles [78.9 km] of Saxman.

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

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  • Ketchikan - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest
  • Metlakatla - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south
  • Thorne Bay - 43 miles [69.2 km] to the northwest
  • Hydaburg - 49 miles [78.9 km] to the west

Published In Ketchikan [Ketchikan Gateway Borough]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Saxman)

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 49 miles [78.9 km] of Saxman. 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 Saxman.  

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

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south of Saxman)

  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 43 miles [69.2 km] to the northwest of Saxman)

  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 49 miles [78.9 km] to the west of Saxman)

  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' distance from Saxman. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saxman) 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 Saxman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saxman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saxman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3227, Longitude: -131.5891     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saxman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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