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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Mechanicsburg 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 28 papers that were published in the immediate area of Mechanicsburg. In addition, the list contains another 77 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Mechanicsburg. In total, we've identified 105 papers within 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> of Mechanicsburg.

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 Mechanicsburg.  

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

Newspapers Published In Mechanicsburg ...

We know of 28 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Mechanicsburg:

Newspapers Neighboring Mechanicsburg ...

The following newspapers were published within 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> of Mechanicsburg.

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

  • Published In Shiremanstown [Cumberland County] ...
    • The Regulator (from 1837)
  • Published In Lemoyne [Cumberland County] ...
  • Published In Middlesex [Cumberland County] ...
    • Middlesex Monitor (from 19??)
  • Published In Dillsburg [York County] ...
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Published In New Cumberland [Cumberland County] ...
    • Published In Harrisburg [Dauphin County] ...
      • We know of 176 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Harrisburg. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Harrisburg
      • We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> of Mechanicsburg. This extended list includes all the papers from Harrisburg. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Mechanicsburg.

        Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load
    • Published In Carlisle [Cumberland County] ...
      • We know of 67 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Carlisle. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Carlisle
      • We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> of Mechanicsburg. This extended list includes all the papers from Carlisle. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Mechanicsburg.

        Note: The Extended Newspaper Page is quite large and may take extra time to load
    • Published In Marysville [Perry County] ...
    • Published In Penbrook [Dauphin County] ...
    • Published In Steelton [Dauphin County] ...
      • Daily Item (from 1883)
      • Item (from 1884)
        • Years of publication:  1884 to 18??
        • Locate a copy thru WorldCat:   OCLC 12937487
        • Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:
        • Catalog Card for the Item
        • Holdings for:   LCCN SN86081699
      • Steelton Advocate (from 1889)
      • Steelton Daily Reporter (from 1882)
      • Steelton Item (from 1875)
      • Steelton Press (from 1890)
      • Steelton Weekly Reporter (from 1883)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Cumberland County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America

The official website for Mechanicsburg: www.mechanicsburgborough.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.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- Mechanicsburg) 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 Mechanicsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MechanicsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mechanicsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2133, Longitude: -77.0080    






















 

 

 

 

 


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