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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Carbon 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 Carbon. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Carbon. Our list contains 6 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Carbon.

Newspapers Neighboring Carbon ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Carbon.

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

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  • Whitesville - 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest
  • Montgomery - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north
  • Chelyan - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north

Published In Whitesville [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest of Carbon)

  The Whitesville News  

Years of publication: 1946 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685882

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whitesville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059552

 
  The Whitesville State-News  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685890

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whitesville State-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059553


Published In Montgomery [Fayette County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Miner's Herald  

Years of publication: 1913 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776084

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Miner's Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059624

 
  The Montgomery Herald  

Years of publication: 1940 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776088

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Montgomery Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059625

 
  The Montgomery News  

Years of publication: 1898 to 1946

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776055

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Montgomery News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059617


Published In Chelyan [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the north of Carbon)

 
  The Cabin Creek Courier  

Years of publication: 1937 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12897803

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cabin Creek Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059786

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The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0196, Longitude: -81.4062     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carbon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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