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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Portland 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 Portland. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Portland. Our list contains 25 papers that were published within 23 miles [37 km]<1> of Portland.

Newspapers Neighboring Portland ...

The following newspapers were published within 23 miles [37 km] of Portland.

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

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  • Cahaba - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north
  • Camden - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest
  • Pine Apple - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast
  • Benton - 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast

Published In Cahaba [Dallas County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Portland)

  The American Citizen  

Years of publication: 185? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12240273

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The American Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044733

 
  The Cahaba Gazette  

Years of publication: 1860 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13744895

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cahaba Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050250

 
  The Cahaba Slave-Holder And Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1860 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13193482

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Catalog Card for The Cahaba Slave-Holder And Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN95072002

 
  The Dallas Gazette  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1859

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12618654

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Dallas Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045053


Published In Camden [Wilcox County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Camden Journal  

Years of publication: 1917 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16507270

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Camden Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050289

 
  The Camden News  

Years of publication: 1912 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16511303

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Catalog Card for The Camden News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050290

 
  The Camden Republic  

Years of publication: 1850 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14917032

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Catalog Card for The Camden Republic

Holdings for: LCCN SN86090464

 
  The Home Ruler  

Years of publication: 1881 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13941709

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Catalog Card for The Home Ruler

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050335

 
  The Wilcox Times  

Years of publication: 186? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12228208

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wilcox Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044834

 
  The Wilcox Vindicator  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10941664

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wilcox Vindicator

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023456

 
  Wilcox American  

Years of publication: 1976 to 1985

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17859173

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox American

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050103

 
  Wilcox Banner  

Years of publication: 1878 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16511591

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050291

 
  Wilcox Banner  

Years of publication: 1903 to 191?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17858694

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050100

 
  Wilcox County News  

Years of publication: 186? to 1868

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16621366

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wilcox County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050301

 
  Wilcox New Era  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16693738

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050304

 
  Wilcox News And Pacificator  

Years of publication: 1868 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10953761

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox News And Pacificator

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023455

 
  Wilcox Progressive Era  

Years of publication: 1900 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16693875

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wilcox Progressive Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050305

 
  Wilcox Progress  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12338935

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Catalog Card for the Wilcox Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044924


Published In Pine Apple [Wilcox County]    [Map]  

(About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast of Portland)

 
  Pineapple Gazette  

Years of publication: 1882 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17858745

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Catalog Card for the Pineapple Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050101

 
  The Houston Appeal  

Years of publication: 1884 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16511624

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Catalog Card for The Houston Appeal

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050292

 
  The Pine Apple News  

Years of publication: 1906 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16072893

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Catalog Card for The Pine Apple News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050207

 
  The Pine Apple Star  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16507234

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Catalog Card for The Pine Apple Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050288

 
  The Pineapple Enterprise  

The first year of publication was in 188?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16511679

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pineapple Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050293


Published In Benton [Lowndes County]    [Map]  

(About 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast of Portland)

 
  Benton Watchman  

The first year of publication was in 1899, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13802694

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Benton Watchman

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050264

 
  The Weekly Herald  

Years of publication: 185? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13802802

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weekly Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050265

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Portland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1546, Longitude: -87.1686     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Portland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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