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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Shanks 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 Shanks. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Shanks. Our list contains 11 papers that were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> of Shanks.

Newspapers Neighboring Shanks ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km] of Shanks.

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

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  • Romney - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest
  • Keyser - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest
  • Wardensville - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south

Published In Romney [Hampshire County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Shanks)

  The Hampshire Review  

Years of publication: 1884 to 1903

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818407

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Hampshire Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059681

 
  The Hampshire Review  

Years of publication: 1920 to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818463

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Catalog Card for The Hampshire Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059682

 
  The Review  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1920

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818433

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Catalog Card for The Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059680

 
  The South Branch Record  

Years of publication: 1929 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818505

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Catalog Card for The South Branch Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059683


Published In Keyser [Mineral County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Shanks)

 
  Keyser Tribune  

Years of publication: 1880 to 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13047994

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Keyser Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092079

 
  Mineral Daily News And Keyser Tribune  

Years of publication: 1928 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048022

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Catalog Card for the Mineral Daily News And Keyser Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092081

 
  Mineral Daily News  

Years of publication: 1912 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048007

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Catalog Card for the Mineral Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092080

 
  The Mountain Echo  

Years of publication: 1876 to 1977

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13047408

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Catalog Card for The Mountain Echo

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092074

 
  The Weekender  

Years of publication: 1977 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14089872

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Catalog Card for The Weekender

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092568


Published In Wardensville [Hardy County]    [Map]  

(About 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south of Shanks)

 
  The Wardensville Courier  

Years of publication: 18?? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12818646

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wardensville Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059695

 
  Work Of Faith  

Years of publication: 1904 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 28517031

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Catalog Card for the Work Of Faith

Holdings for: LCCN SN93060284

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shanks. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3143, Longitude: -78.6878     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shanks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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