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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Fairfield 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 Fairfield. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Fairfield. Our list contains 16 papers that were published within 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> of Fairfield.

Newspapers Neighboring Fairfield ...

The following newspapers were published within 6 miles [9.7 km] of Fairfield.

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

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  • Wylam - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north
  • Ensley - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast
  • Elyton - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast
  • Pratt Mines - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north
  • Pratt City - 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast
  • Hueytown - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest

Published In Wylam [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

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

  The Wylam New Era  

Years of publication: 1903 to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14245529

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wylam New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050359


Published In Ensley [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast of Fairfield)

 
  The Ensley Herald  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217890

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Ensley Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044794

 
  The Voice Of The People  

Years of publication: 190? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17407511

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Voice Of The People

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050010


Published In Elyton [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast of Fairfield)

 
  The Elyton Banner  

The first year of publication was in 1899, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17291958

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elyton Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050408

 
  The Elyton Herald  

Years of publication: 186? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12429935

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elyton Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044867

 
  The Elyton Sun  

Years of publication: 187? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17291969

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elyton Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050409

 
  The Jones Valley Times  

Years of publication: 1854 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15572373

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jones Valley Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050121


Published In Pratt Mines [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north of Fairfield)

 
  Jefferson Enterprise  

The first year of publication was in 1889, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217805

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Jefferson Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044797


Published In Pratt City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast of Fairfield)

 
  Pratt City Democrat  

The first year of publication was in 1896, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217798

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pratt City Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044798

 
  Pratt City Herald  

Years of publication: 1899 to 1901

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217896

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pratt City Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044795

 
  Pratt City Sun  

The first year of publication was in 1898, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217832

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pratt City Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044799

 
  The Commercial  

The first year of publication was in 189?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17279732

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Commercial

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050407

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 1893 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12164373

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044745

 
  The Pratt City Weekly News  

The first year of publication was in 1895, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217827

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pratt City Weekly News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044800


Published In Hueytown [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of Fairfield)

 
  The Citizen  

Years of publication: 19?? to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15714792

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050152

 
  The Citizen  

Published in 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15714912

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050153

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Fairfield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairfield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4747, Longitude: -86.9194     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fairfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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