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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Gordo is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

The following list contains the names of 3 papers that were published in the immediate area of Gordo. In addition, the list contains another 19 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Gordo. In total, we've identified 22 papers within 19 miles [30.6 km] of Gordo.

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Newspapers Published In Gordo ...

We know of 3 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Gordo:

  Pickens Progressive Age  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019877

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens Progressive Age

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050381

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020854

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050387

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020899

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050388

Newspapers Neighboring Gordo ...

The following newspapers were published within 19 miles [30.6 km] of Gordo.

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

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  • Reform - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest
  • Carrollton - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west
  • Kennedy - 18 miles [29 km] to the north
  • Millport - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest

Published In Reform [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest of Gordo)

  Pickens County Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1975 to 1979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17061268

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050383

 
  The Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1979 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17061529

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050384

 
  The Reform Progress  

Published in 1898

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17022065

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Reform Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050385


Published In Carrollton [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Gordo)

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1986 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15344667

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87000284

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18288592

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050136

 
  Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17022131

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050377

 
  Pickens County Republican  

Years of publication: 1845 to 184?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11026894

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023457

 
  The Alabama Alliance News  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016591

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Alliance News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050376

 
  The Alabamian-Herald  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016741

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabamian-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050380

 
  The Carrollton Situation  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17021953

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Carrollton Situation

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050386

 
  The Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1893

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016486

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050375

 
  The Pickens County Press  

Published in 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020774

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050391

 
  The Pickens Republican  

Years of publication: 184? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019403

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050382

 
  The West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1908 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016926

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050378

 
  West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12705167

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN87090228


Published In Kennedy [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Gordo)

 
  The Kennedy News  

The first year of publication was in 1890, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kennedy News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050121


Published In Millport [Lamar County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Gordo)

 
  The Gazette  

Years of publication: 1976 to 1979

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996424

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050471

 
  The Millport Messenger  

Years of publication: 1931 to 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18265243

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Millport Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050123

 
  West-Alabama Gazette  

Years of publication: 1980 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14996511

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West-Alabama Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050472

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gordo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3218, Longitude: -87.9035     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gordo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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