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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Knoxville 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 Knoxville. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Knoxville. Our list contains 18 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Knoxville.

Newspapers Neighboring Knoxville ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Knoxville.

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

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  • Moundville - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east
  • Eutaw - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest
  • Sommerville - 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast

Published In Moundville [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Knoxville)

  The Hale County News  

Years of publication: 1930 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14122026

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hale County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050350

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1964 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11880333

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044548

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1911 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14122196

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050344

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1954 to 1963

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14515907

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050388

 
  The Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1924 to 1930

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17544465

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050033

 
  The Northporter And Moundville News  

Years of publication: 1963 to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11880321

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Northporter And Moundville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044547


Published In Eutaw [Greene County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Eutaw Whig & Public Advertiser  

Years of publication: 1840 to 184?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2683462

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Eutaw Whig & Public Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN85025924

 
  Eutaw Whig And Advertiser  

Years of publication: 184? to 185?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13777336

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Catalog Card for the Eutaw Whig And Advertiser

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050257

 
  Greene County Democrat  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9238773

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044807

 
  Greene County Independent  

Years of publication: 198? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15580838

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Greene County Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050128

 
  The Alabama Whig  

Years of publication: 185? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10954507

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Whig

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023480

 
  The Eutaw Mirror  

The first year of publication was in 1879, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12318678

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eutaw Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044806

 
  The Eutaw Whig And Observer  

Years of publication: 1864 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11027206

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eutaw Whig And Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023481

 
  The Independent Observer  

Years of publication: 1855 to 1861

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12430832

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044872

 
  The Whig And Observer  

Years of publication: 1862 to 1864

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13779288

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whig And Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050258


Published In Sommerville [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Knoxville)

 
  Alabama Free Press  

Years of publication: 1873 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17864393

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050087

 
  Morgan County News  

Years of publication: 188? to 1887

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17866962

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Morgan County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050095

 
  The Somerville Weekly Critic  

Years of publication: 18?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12438262

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Somerville Weekly Critic

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044920

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Knoxville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9923, Longitude: -87.7906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Knoxville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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