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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Rose Hill 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 Rose Hill. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Rose Hill. Our list contains 33 papers that were published within 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> of Rose Hill.

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 Rose Hill.  

Newspapers Neighboring Rose Hill ...

The following newspapers were published within 8 miles [12.9 km] of Rose Hill.

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

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Published In Shepherdstown [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the northeast of Rose Hill)

  Eastern Pan-handle  

Years of publication: 1904 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 29538813

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Eastern Pan-handle

Holdings for: LCCN SN93065226

 
  Morgan's Grove Daily  

Years of publication: 188? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 35303127

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Morgan's Grove Daily

Holdings for: LCCN SN96096617

 
  Shepherdstown Independent  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1899

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889786

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Shepherdstown Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059773

 
  The Independent  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1974

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889743

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059804

 
  The Potomac Guardian  

Years of publication: 1979 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048229

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Potomac Guardian

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092090


Published In Sharpsburg (MD) [Washington County (MD)]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast of Rose Hill)

 
  Antietam Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1895 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19017423

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Antietam Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN89060022

 
  Sharpsburg Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1878 to 188?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18942531

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sharpsburg Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN88065214


Published In Harpers Ferry [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Rose Hill)

 
  Harper's Ferry Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889841

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Harper's Ferry Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059784

 
  Harper's Ferry Times  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1907

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889850

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Harper's Ferry Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059785


Published In Keedysville (MD) [Washington County (MD)]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast of Rose Hill)

 
  The Antietam Wavelet  

Years of publication: 1887 to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18942536

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Antietam Wavelet

Holdings for: LCCN SN88065215


Published In Charles Town [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of Rose Hill)

 
  Farmers' Repository  

Years of publication: 1808 to 1827

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9612036

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Farmers' Repository

Holdings for: LCCN SN83025563

 
  Spirit Of Jefferson Farmers Advocate  

Years of publication: 1948 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889829

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Spirit Of Jefferson Farmers Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059780

 
  Spirit Of Jefferson  

Years of publication: 1844 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 877977867

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Spirit Of Jefferson

Holdings for: LCCN 2014218286

 
  Spirit Of Jefferson  
Thumbnail for the Sept. 27, 1844 edition of the Spirit Of Jefferson
Sept. 27,
1844

Years of publication: 1844 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat:

OCLC 10671636

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card: Spirit Of Jefferson

Holdings: LCCN SN84026788

ISSN Number: 2372-5028

Issues Available Online:

Number of scanned issues:   1903

Scanned issues:

Sept. 27, 1844  to  Dec. 25, 1900

Catalog of available issues

 
  The Comet  

Years of publication: 1922 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889800

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Comet

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059777

 
  The Farmers' Advocate  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889828

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Farmers' Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059779

 
  West Virginia Democrat  

Years of publication: 1885 to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889820

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Virginia Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059778


Published In Martinsburg [Berkeley County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west of Rose Hill)

We know of 32 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Martinsburg. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Martinsburg.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 8 miles [12.9 km] of Rose Hill. This extended list includes all the papers from Martinsburg. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Rose Hill.  

Published In Ranson [Jefferson County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of Rose Hill)

 
  The Jefferson Republican  

Years of publication: 1943 to 1955

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12889808

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Jefferson Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059775

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The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountywv.org/

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rose Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4107, Longitude: -77.8278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rose Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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