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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Franklin 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 5 papers that were published in the immediate area of Franklin. In addition, the list contains another 9 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Franklin. In total, we've identified 14 papers within 18 miles [29 km] of Franklin.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Franklin ...

We know of 5 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Franklin:

  Blackwater Courier  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34224051

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Blackwater Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096531

 
  Franklin Gazette  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1886

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34273845

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Franklin Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096530

 
  Southhampton Democrat  

Years of publication: 188? to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34273870

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southhampton Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096536

 
  The Graphic  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1905

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 34273796

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Graphic

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096535

 
  The Tidewater News  

Years of publication: 1905 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32981283

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Tidewater News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079232

Newspapers Neighboring Franklin ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Franklin.

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

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Published In Boykins [Southampton County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Franklin)

  The Times  

Years of publication: 1916 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 69857200

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN2006060585


Published In Murfreesboro (NC) [Hertford County (NC)]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest of Franklin)

 
  Murfreesboro Enquirer  

Years of publication: 1875 to 1878

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12603711

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Murfreesboro Enquirer

Holdings for: LCCN SN85026804

 
  Murfreesboro Index  

Years of publication: 1886 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24130175

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Murfreesboro Index

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068088

 
  N. Carolina Chronicle  

Published in 1827

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11631625

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the N. Carolina Chronicle

Holdings for: LCCN SN85042025

 
  The Chowanian  

Years of publication: 1923 to 1989

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13069616

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Chowanian

Holdings for: LCCN SN89002766

 
  The Citizen  

Years of publication: 1858 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24130191

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068078

 
  The Daily Chowanian  

Years of publication: 1959 to 196?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 904776583

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daily Chowanian

Holdings for: LCCN 2015236579

 
  The Hornets' Nest  

Years of publication: 1812 to 1813

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11631538

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hornets' Nest

Holdings for: LCCN SN85042024

 
  The Intelligencer  

Years of publication: 1825 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24123486

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Intelligencer

Holdings for: LCCN SN91068087

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chronicling America


The official website for Franklin: www.ci.franklin.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Franklin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Franklin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Franklin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6748, Longitude: -76.9254     [Map].

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