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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Bowman 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 Bowman. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Bowman. Our list contains 67 papers that were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> of Bowman.

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 Bowman.  

Newspapers Neighboring Bowman ...

The following newspapers were published within 11 miles [17.7 km] of Bowman.

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

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Published In Wellsburg [Brooke County]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast of Bowman)

  Brooke County Record  

Years of publication: 1928 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698608

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Brooke County Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059577

 
  Brooke News  

Years of publication: 1937 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698602

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Catalog Card for the Brooke News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059576

 
  The Daily Herald  

Years of publication: 1897 to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698639

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Catalog Card for The Daily Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059582

 
  The Pan-handle News  

Years of publication: 1868 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10694440

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Catalog Card for The Pan-handle News

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026838

 
  The Spokesman  

Published in 1935

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698618

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Catalog Card for The Spokesman

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059579

 
  The Wellsburg Brooke County Daily Herald  

Years of publication: 1964 to 1971

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698650

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wellsburg Brooke County Daily Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059583

 
  The Wellsburg Democrat  

The first year of publication was in 1866, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 29485936

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Catalog Card for The Wellsburg Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN93065805

 
  The Wellsburg News  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698676

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Catalog Card for The Wellsburg News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059574

 
  Wellsburg Brooke County Herald  

Years of publication: 1971 to 1974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698657

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Catalog Card for the Wellsburg Brooke County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059584

 
  Wellsburg Times  

Years of publication: 1921 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698614

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Catalog Card for the Wellsburg Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059578


Published In Mingo Junction (OH) [Jefferson County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Bowman)

 
  Mingo News  

Published in 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24168173

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Catalog Card for the Mingo News

Holdings for: LCCN SN91069764


Published In Follansbee [Brooke County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Bowman)

 
  Mill Town Review  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12698671

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Catalog Card for the Mill Town Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059572


Published In Smithfield (OH) [Jefferson County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west of Bowman)

 
  Smithfield Independent  

Years of publication: 1876 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12125399

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Catalog Card for the Smithfield Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85026259

 
  Smithfield Times  

Years of publication: 1883 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 24561889

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Catalog Card for the Smithfield Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN91069895


Published In Steubenville (OH) [Jefferson County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north of Bowman)

We know of 52 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Steubenville. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Steubenville.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 11 miles [17.7 km] of Bowman. This extended list includes all the papers from Steubenville. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Bowman.  

Published In Mount Pleasant (OH) [Jefferson County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest of Bowman)

 
  Jefferson Gazette  

Years of publication: 1825 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12704410

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Catalog Card for the Jefferson Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN85042601

 
  Philanthropist  

Years of publication: 1817 to 1822

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 1715483

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Catalog Card for the Philanthropist

Holdings for: LCCN SN83025983

 
  The Philanthropist  

Years of publication: 1817 to 1822

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9900647

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Catalog Card for The Philanthropist

Holdings for: LCCN SF88093250

 
  The Philanthropist  

Years of publication: 1817 to 1822

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 57535087

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Catalog Card for The Philanthropist

Holdings for: LCCN 2005255018

 
  The Village Banner  

The first year of publication was in 1835, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38826480

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Catalog Card for The Village Banner

Holdings for: LCCN SN98066021

 
  Weekly Historian  

Years of publication: 1823 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 11173859

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Catalog Card for the Weekly Historian

Holdings for: LCCN SN84024189


Published In Wintersville (OH) [Jefferson County (OH)]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north of Bowman)

 
  The Citizen  

Years of publication: 1970 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19290354

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Catalog Card for The Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN89076150


Published In Martins Ferry (OH) [Belmont County (OH)]    [Map]  

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

 
  Ohio Valley News  

Years of publication: 1872 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12046514

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Catalog Card for the Ohio Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85026135

 
  The Daily Times And The Daily Leader  

Years of publication: 1942 to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17235014

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Catalog Card for The Daily Times And The Daily Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075264

 
  The Daily Times  

Years of publication: 1925 to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17235004

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Daily Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075261

 
  The Evening Times  

Years of publication: 1892 to 1925

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17235010

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Catalog Card for The Evening Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075263

 
  The Martin's Ferry Times  

Years of publication: 1881 to 1883

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17235000

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Catalog Card for The Martin's Ferry Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075260

 
  The Times-Leader  

Years of publication: 1943 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17235009

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Catalog Card for The Times-Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN87075262


Published In Weirton [Hancock County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Bowman)

 
  The Weirton Daily Times  

Years of publication: 1928 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2269409

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Weirton Daily Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059675

 
  Weirton Leader-News  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818337

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Weirton Leader-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059674

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bowman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2473, Longitude: -80.6445     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bowman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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