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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Thayer 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 Thayer. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Thayer. Our list contains 27 papers that were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> of Thayer.

Newspapers Neighboring Thayer ...

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

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

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  • Oak Hill - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest
  • Beckley - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest
  • Fayetteville - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north

Published In Oak Hill [Fayette County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Thayer)

  Oak Hill Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1923 to 1926

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776123

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Catalog Card for the Oak Hill Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059631

 
  The Fayette News  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776114

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Catalog Card for The Fayette News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059629

 
  The Fayette Republican  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776130

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Catalog Card for The Fayette Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059633

 
  The Midnight Sun  

Years of publication: 1929 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776120

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Catalog Card for The Midnight Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059630

 
  The Oak Hill News  

Published in 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776127

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Catalog Card for The Oak Hill News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059632

 
  The Oak Hill Times  

Years of publication: 1929 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776134

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Catalog Card for The Oak Hill Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059634


Published In Beckley [Raleigh County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest of Thayer)

 
  Beckley Post Herald & Raleigh Register  

Years of publication: 1953 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196460

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Beckley Post Herald & Raleigh Register

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092271

 
  Daily News-Digest  

Years of publication: 1952 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196290

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Catalog Card for the Daily News-Digest

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092262

 
  Register/Herald  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10221134

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Catalog Card for the Register/Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN83005424

 
  The Beckley Messenger  

Years of publication: 1912 to 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196315

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Catalog Card for The Beckley Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092265

 
  The Evening Post  

Published in 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196361

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Catalog Card for The Evening Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092269

 
  The Independent Observer  

Years of publication: 1934 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196294

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Catalog Card for The Independent Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092263

 
  The Messenger  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1912

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196310

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Catalog Card for The Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092264

 
  The Raleigh Herald  

Years of publication: 1900 to 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196350

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Catalog Card for The Raleigh Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092268

 
  The Sunday Register  

Years of publication: 1923 to 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13201883

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Catalog Card for The Sunday Register

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092300

 
  West Va. Leader  

Published in 1918

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13196468

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Catalog Card for the West Va. Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092272


Published In Fayetteville [Fayette County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Fayette Democrat  

Years of publication: 1883 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776028

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fayette Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059614

 
  Fayette Free Press  

The first year of publication is unknown, with the last issue in ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18097347

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Catalog Card for the Fayette Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN88061145

 
  Industrial World  

Years of publication: 1888 to 1890

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13900286

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Catalog Card for the Industrial World

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092566

 
  Pick And Shovel  

Years of publication: 1920 to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776071

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Catalog Card for the Pick And Shovel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059620

 
  The Fayette Democrat  

Years of publication: 1913 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13567328

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Catalog Card for The Fayette Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092538

 
  The Fayette Enterprise  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 29692168

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Catalog Card for The Fayette Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN94058003

 
  The Fayette Journal  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1937

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776068

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Catalog Card for The Fayette Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059615

 
  The Fayette Sun  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1914

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776070

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Catalog Card for The Fayette Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059616

 
  The Fayette Tribune And Free Press  

Years of publication: 1908 to 1924

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776037

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Fayette Tribune And Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059619

 
  The State Sentinel  

Years of publication: 1929 to 1972

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776074

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Catalog Card for The State Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059621

 
  The West Virginia Republican  

Years of publication: 1887 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12776079

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The West Virginia Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059622

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thayer. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9012, Longitude: -81.0309     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thayer have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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