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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Mountain Brook 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 Mountain Brook. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Mountain Brook. Our list contains 192 papers that were published within 5 miles [8 km]<1> of Mountain Brook.

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 Mountain Brook.  

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.

Newspapers Neighboring Mountain Brook ...

The following newspapers were published within 5 miles [8 km] of Mountain Brook.

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

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  • Avondale - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest
  • Birmingham - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest
  • Gate City - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north
  • Elyton - 5 miles [8 km] to the west
  • Inglenook - 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest

Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of Mountain Brook)

  The Avondale Budget  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17671560

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Avondale Budget

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050044

 
  The Silent Eye  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14104039

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Silent Eye

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050327


Published In Birmingham [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Mountain Brook)

We know of 186 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Birmingham. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Birmingham.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 5 miles [8 km] of Mountain Brook. This extended list includes all the papers from Birmingham. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Mountain Brook.

Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load.  

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Humming Bird  

Years of publication: 1892 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12217845

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Humming Bird

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044796


Published In Elyton [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the west of Mountain Brook)

 
  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 Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest of Mountain Brook)

 
  Inglenook Home  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17293036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Inglenook Home

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050412

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for Mountain Brook: www.mtnbrook.org/

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Brook. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4870, Longitude: -86.7402     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Brook have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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