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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Olean is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

The following list contains the names of 24 papers that were published in the immediate area of Olean. In addition, the list contains another 95 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Olean. In total, we've identified 119 papers within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Olean.

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 Olean.  

Newspapers Published In Olean ...

We know of 24 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Olean:

  • Daily Press (from 188?)
    • The first year of publication was in 188?, with an unknown end date
    • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 26485522
    • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
    • Catalog Card for the Daily Press
    • Holdings for:   LCCN SN92062080
  • Olean Daily Herald (from 1881)
  • Olean Evening Herald (from 1906)
  • Olean Evening Times (from 1909)
  • Continue List   (20 more) ...

Newspapers Neighboring Olean ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Olean.

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

  • Published In Allegany [Cattaraugus County] ...
    • Allegany Citizen (from 1896)
    • The Allegany Journal (from 1875)
    • The Beacon Light (from 1895)
      • The first year of publication was in 1895, with an unknown end date
      • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 26487301
      • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
      • Catalog Card for The Beacon Light
      • Holdings for:   LCCN SN92062070
    • Town Talk (from 1874)
      • Years of publication:  1874 to 1875
      • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 26489626
      • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
      • Catalog Card for the Town Talk
      • Holdings for:   LCCN SN92062069
  • Published In Portville [Cattaraugus County] ...
  • Published In Eldred [McKean County] ...
    • Eldred Eagle (from 1876)
    • The Chronicle (from 1892)
      • The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date
      • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 16809517
      • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
      • Catalog Card for The Chronicle
      • Holdings for:   LCCN SN87080581
  • Published In Ceres [Allegany County] ...
    • The Ceres News (from 1873)
  • Continue List   (10 more) ...

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Cattaraugus County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

The official website for Olean: www.cityofolean.com/

The official website for Cattaraugus County: www.co.cattaraugus.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Olean) 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 Olean. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Olean

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Olean. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0799, Longitude: -78.4375    






















 

 

 

 

 


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