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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Summerville 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 Summerville. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Summerville. Our list contains 142 papers that were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> of Summerville.

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 Summerville.  

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

Newspapers Neighboring Summerville ...

The following newspapers were published within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Summerville.

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

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  • Whistler - Less than 2 miles to the northwest
  • Prichard - 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest
  • Mobile - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast
  • Daphne - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast

Published In Whistler [Mobile County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the northwest of Summerville)

  The Whistler News  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18544033

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whistler News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050191


Published In Prichard [Mobile County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Citizen  

Years of publication: 1928 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12795183

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85045142


Published In Mobile [Mobile County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast of Summerville)

We know of 139 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Mobile. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Mobile.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 13 miles [20.9 km] of Summerville. This extended list includes all the papers from Mobile. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Summerville.

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

Published In Daphne [Baldwin County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of Summerville)

 
  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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Summerville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Summerville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7455, Longitude: -88.0767     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Summerville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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