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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Union 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 Union. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Union. Our list contains 45 papers that were published within 23 miles [37 km]<1> of Union.

Newspapers Neighboring Union ...

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

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

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  • Eutaw - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south
  • Moundville - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the east
  • Aliceville - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest
  • Gainesville - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest
  • Carrollton - 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northwest
  • Gordo - 22 miles [35.4 km] to the north
  • Forkland - 23 miles [37 km] to the south
  • Sommerville - 23 miles [37 km] to the northeast

Published In Eutaw [Greene County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south of Union)

  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

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

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 Moundville [Hale County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the east of Union)

 
  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

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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 Aliceville [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Union)

 
  The Aliceville Times  

Published in 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17010944

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Aliceville Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050374


Published In Gainesville [Sumter County]    [Map]  

(About 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest of Union)

 
  Alabama Reporter  

Years of publication: 1837 to 183?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10891817

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Alabama Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023486

 
  Gainesville Dispatch  

Years of publication: 1875 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10957604

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Catalog Card for the Gainesville Dispatch

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023487

 
  The Daily Army Argus And Crisis  

Years of publication: 1865 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13979898

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daily Army Argus And Crisis

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050177

 
  The Gainesville Messenger  

Years of publication: 1886 to 1889

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17699067

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gainesville Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050074

 
  The Gainesville Reporter  

Years of publication: 1880 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17698995

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Catalog Card for The Gainesville Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050073

 
  The Gainesville Times  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1910

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17692973

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gainesville Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050076

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 1854 to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10891860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023488

 
  The News  

Years of publication: 1868 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17692837

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050072

 
  The Sumter Banner  

The first year of publication was in 1897, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16621210

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sumter Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050299


Published In Carrollton [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northwest of Union)

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1986 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15344667

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87000284

 
  Pickens County Herald  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18288592

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN88050136

 
  Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17022131

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050377

 
  Pickens County Republican  

Years of publication: 1845 to 184?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11026894

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens County Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023457

 
  The Alabama Alliance News  

Years of publication: 1893 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016591

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabama Alliance News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050376

 
  The Alabamian-Herald  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1908

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016741

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alabamian-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050380

 
  The Carrollton Situation  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17021953

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Carrollton Situation

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050386

 
  The Pickens County News  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1893

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016486

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050375

 
  The Pickens County Press  

Published in 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020774

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens County Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050391

 
  The Pickens Republican  

Years of publication: 184? to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019403

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pickens Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050382

 
  The West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 1908 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17016926

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050378

 
  West Alabamian  

Years of publication: 18?? to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12705167

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN87090228


Published In Gordo [Pickens County]    [Map]  

(About 22 miles [35.4 km] to the north of Union)

 
  Pickens Progressive Age  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17019877

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Pickens Progressive Age

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050381

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 189? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020854

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050387

 
  The Gordo Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1901 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17020899

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gordo Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN87050388


Published In Forkland [Greene County]    [Map]  

(About 23 miles [37 km] to the south of Union)

 
  The Forkland Progress  

Years of publication: 1890 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14283416

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Forkland Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050370

 
  The Forkland Progress  

Years of publication: 1900 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14283479

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Forkland Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050371


Published In Sommerville [Tuscaloosa County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Union. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Union) 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 Union. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9938, Longitude: -87.9072     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Union have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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