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Atlas, Alabama

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Atlas 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 Atlas. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Atlas. Our list contains 39 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Atlas.

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 Atlas.  

Newspapers Neighboring Atlas ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Atlas.

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

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Published In Bailey Springs [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west of Atlas)

  The Bailey Springs Journal  

The first year of publication was in 1897, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20067914

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Bailey Springs Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN89050032

Published In Florence [Lauderdale County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest of Atlas)

We know of 38 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Florence. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Florence.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Atlas. This extended list includes all the papers from Florence. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Atlas.  

Published In Loretto (TN) [Lawrence County (TN)]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Atlas)

  The Union  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19110662

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Union

Holdings for: LCCN SN89058169

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlas. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9120, Longitude: -87.5089     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atlas have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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