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Nelson Heights, Alabama

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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Nelson Heights 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 Nelson Heights. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Nelson Heights. Our list contains 4 papers that were published within 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> of Nelson Heights.

Newspapers Neighboring Nelson Heights ...

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

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

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  • Gate City - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south
  • Inglenook - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest
  • Avondale - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest

Published In Gate City [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south of Nelson Heights)

  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 Inglenook [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest of Nelson Heights)

  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

Published In Avondale [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

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

  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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Nelson Heights. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nelson Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nelson Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6023, Longitude: -86.7114     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nelson Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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