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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Brake Ferry 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 Brake Ferry. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Brake Ferry. Our list contains 12 papers that were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of Brake Ferry.

Newspapers Neighboring Brake Ferry ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Brake Ferry.

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

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  • Warrior - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north
  • Gardendale - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south
  • Blossburg - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest
  • Sumiton - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the west

Published In Warrior [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north of Brake Ferry)

  Alabama Staats-Zeitung  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1876

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10945720

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Catalog Card for the Alabama Staats-Zeitung

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023617

 
  Alabama Tribune  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10993199

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023618

 
  The Warrior Index  

The first year of publication was in 1888, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13494033

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Catalog Card for The Warrior Index

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050354

 
  The Warrior News  

Years of publication: 193? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15248352

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Catalog Card for The Warrior News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050079

 
  The Weekly Advance  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1885

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13068200

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Catalog Card for The Weekly Advance

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050040

 
  Warrior Breeze  

Years of publication: 1887 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14878829

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Catalog Card for the Warrior Breeze

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050453

 
  Warrior Watchman  

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

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17407574

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Catalog Card for the Warrior Watchman

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050011


Published In Gardendale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south of Brake Ferry)

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 1962 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16920187

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Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050357

 
  The North Jefferson News  

Years of publication: 1970 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14120606

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The North Jefferson News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050339


Published In Blossburg [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Brake Ferry)

 
  Mine Workers Coronal  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14878910

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Catalog Card for the Mine Workers Coronal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050454

 
  The Blossburg Star  

Years of publication: 1901 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14283612

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Blossburg Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050373


Published In Sumiton [Walker County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the west of Brake Ferry)

 
  The Journal-Star  

Years of publication: 1965 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19062945

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Journal-Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN89050003

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brake Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7745, Longitude: -86.8236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brake Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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