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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Gulf Shores 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 1 papers that were published in the immediate area of Gulf Shores. In addition, the list contains another 66 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Gulf Shores. In total, we've identified 67 papers within 30 miles [48.3 km] of Gulf Shores.

This page contains two sections:

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 Gulf Shores.  

Newspapers Published In Gulf Shores ...

We know of only one newspaper that was published in the Gulf Shores area:

  The Islander  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12291126

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Islander

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044787

Newspapers Neighboring Gulf Shores ...

The following newspapers were published within 30 miles [48.3 km] of Gulf Shores.

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

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Published In Perdido Key (FL) [Escambia County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the east of Gulf Shores)

  The Pelican  

Years of publication: 1984 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43068830

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pelican

Holdings for: LCCN SN99027028


Published In Robertsdale [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Gulf Shores)

 
  Robertsdale American  

Years of publication: 192? to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16159657

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Robertsdale American

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050240

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 197? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12393483

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044848


Published In Fairhope [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest of Gulf Shores)

 
  Eastern Shore Courier  

Years of publication: 1974 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11855250

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Eastern Shore Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044783


Published In Dauphin Island [Mobile County]    [Map]  

(About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the west of Gulf Shores)

 
  The Dauphin Island News  

Years of publication: 195? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15615295

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dauphin Island News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050141


Published In Fort Pickens (FL) [Escambia County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 24 miles [38.6 km] to the east of Gulf Shores)

 
  Santa Rosa News Boy  

Published in 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10592695

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Santa Rosa News Boy

Holdings for: LCCN SN84022791


Published In Daphne [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest of Gulf Shores)

 
  The Daphne Times  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1895

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16159599

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daphne Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050239

 
  The Gulf Breeze  

Years of publication: 1894 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16145769

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gulf Breeze

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050236

 
  The Standard  

Years of publication: 1901 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12085380

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Standard

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044612


Published In Cantonment (FL) [Escambia County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 30 miles [48.3 km] to the northeast of Gulf Shores)

 
  The Escambia Ledger  

Years of publication: 1973 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43065219

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Escambia Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN99027040

 
  The Mid-Escambia Ledger  

Published in 1973

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 43065203

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mid-Escambia Ledger

Holdings for: LCCN SN99027039


Published In Pensacola (FL) [Escambia County (FL)]    [Map]  

(About 30 miles [48.3 km] to the east of Gulf Shores)

We know of 66 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Pensacola. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Pensacola.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 30 miles [48.3 km] of Gulf Shores. This extended list includes all the papers from Pensacola. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Gulf Shores.  

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The official website for Gulf Shores: www.ci.gulf-shores.al.us/

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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 in Gulf Shores. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gulf Shores) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gulf Shores. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gulf Shores

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gulf Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2703, Longitude: -87.6986     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gulf Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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