List of Journalists

With their years and location of service

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List of Journalists
Editor, AssistantEdward 1869-1878MASuffolk CoBostonThe Congregationalist
ReporterHenry Foster 1905-1906NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Sun
correspondentCharles Sumner 1921DCWashingtonNew York World
EditorHenry Mills 1869NYNew York CoNew York CityHarpers Magazine
musical editorRichard 1915NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Times
ReporterLewis Jr 1908-1910CTNew Haven CoMeridenDaily Journal
EditorRobert Francis 1903-1904MASuffolk CoBostonThe Beacon
EditorThomas Johnston 1906-1907NCMecklenburg CoCharlottePresbyterian Standard
EditorSamuel Zenas 1881-1911MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
EditorMildred M. 1908-1909MASuffolk CoBostonThe Beacon
Editor, AssociateMildred M. 1909MASuffolk CoBostonThe Hub
EditorJames Burrill 1860-1866RIProvidence CoProvidenceProvidence Journal
EditorWilliam 1838-1858PAAllegheny CoPittsburghPresbyterian Advocate
EditorHenry Bowen 1838-1858RIProvidence CoProvidenceProvidence Journal
Asst EditorJohn Stover 1883-1889PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Inquirer
correspondentGeorge F. 1921NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Herald
EditorJoseph Ayers 1847NYOnondaga CoSyracuseReligious Recorder
EditorClement Edwin 1876-1881CASan Francisco CoSan FranciscoOccident
EditorRobert Morris 1873-1882VTAddison CoMiddleburyMiddlebury Register
StaffCharles Henry 1904-1905NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
ReporterDelos Richard 1879-1880OHHamilton CoCincinnatiCincinnati Daily Times
EditorHarry Torsey 1911-1913PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphiaCountry Gentleman
JournalistLawrence Henry 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
ReporterHoward Alexander 1898-1904Charlotte Observer
EditorEdward Downing 1832-1836VTAddison CoMiddleburyMiddlebury Free Press
StaffDavid S. 1889NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Sun
ReporterErnest Van Cleve Jr 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
EditorJohn Vose 1847-1849MASuffolk CoBostonChristian Observatory
EditorDaniel 1883NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Evening Post
StaffBenjamin, Jr 1902Charlotte Observer
PublisherLouis Monta 1919DCWashingtonWashington Herald
ReporterHoward Schwab 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
EditorIra Elbert 1905DCWashingtonWashington Post
Editor-in-ChiefIra Elbert 1921DCWashingtonWashington Post
Cornelius Roach 1898-1913NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Evening Sun
Cornelius Roach 1913-1916New York Sun, Editor
CartoonistClifford Kennedy 1921DCWashingtonEvening Star
EditorJohn H. 1843-1852Christian Intelligencer
EditorRobert Payne 1897-1898American Naturalist
Editor, AssistantMarvin Davis 1881-1886MASuffolk CoBostonThe Congregationalist
Editor, AssociateNelson 1842-1866VTWindsor CoWindsorVermont Chronicle
EditorNelson 1866-1869MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Recorder
EditorAmos 1830-1831OHHamilton CoCincinnatiCincinnati Christian Journal
JournalistAlice 1905NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York World
George Franklin 1898-1900NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
EditorDwight Whitney 1892-1896New York Times
Editor, AssociateJohn Elliot 1886-1887MASuffolk CoBostonThe Beacon
EditorStephen Ingalls 1833-1834OHSummit CoOhio Observer
EditorThomas 1833-1836OHHamilton CoCincinnatiCincinnati Journal and Youth Magazine
EditorJames Robertson 1896-1897MOSt Louis CitySt Louis Presbyterian
William Erastus 1884-1891MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Globe
EditorWillis Homer 1892-1895MTBeaverhead CoMontana Baptist Record
EditorAmbrose Lincoln 1837-1841VTRutland CoRutlandRutland Herald
EditorHenry Bascom 1865MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Journal
EditorJustus Newton 1890-1895MNHennepin CoMinneapolisNorthwestern Congregationalist
ReporterL. Ames 1911MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
correspondentL. Ames 1912-1913DCWashingtonNews and Observer
L. Ames 1913-1916New York Sun, reporter
EditorCharles Russell 1897SDUnion CoUnion Co Courier
correspondentHenry Edward Cowan 1921DCWashingtonNew York World
EditorFrederic Lauriston 1909MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Herald
EditorRobert Franklin 1876-1879TXHarris CoTexas Presbyterian
Frank G. 1919New York Times
EditorErnest Dewitt 1897-1906ILCook CoChicagoAmerican Journal of Theology
EditorSheppard 1905Chicago Tribune
EditorWilliam Elwood 1899Annals of Math
EditorSamuel Cushman 1872NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
AdvertisingRoss Buckley 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
EditorAlexander Colton 1871-1888KYJefferson CoLouisvilleWestern Recorder
ReporterArthur 1891NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
EditorCharles Carroll 1887-1889MAEssex CoAndoverAndover Townsman
EditorWilliam Barrett 1902-1906New York Times
Peter Corbin 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Evening Sun
Asst EditorCharles Henry 1877MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Herald
EditorFrederick Emmons 1891-1892NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
EditorSidera 1873-1887New York Tribune
EditorWilliam Staughton 1865-1872NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Herald
Edwin Thomas 1926MDBaltimore CityBaltimore Sun
EditorJohn Wesley 1884-1893MAEssex CoAndoverAndover Review
EditorAnsel Russell 1836-1837OHSummit CoOhio Observer
ReporterEdward Brayton 1882MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Herald
correspondentEdward Brayton 1903ILCook CoChicagoChicago Evening Post
EditorEdward Winter 1861-1867INMarion CoThe Witness
EditorJoseph Sylvester 1859-1861MASuffolk CoBostonCongregational Quarterly
correspondentWalter Eli 1895-1909DCWashingtonNew York Sun
EditorJames Augustine 1904ORMultnomah CoPortlandPacific Baptist
EditorAmos 1908-1909VARichmond CityThe Religious Herald
StaffCarl Harry 1908-1909DCWashingtonNew York Herald
ReporterJames Mansfield 1907-1909Chicago Tribune
EditorNelson Ebenezer 1863-1866MASuffolk CoBostonZions Herald
Oscar Jackson 1912-1916Charlotte Observer
EditorWilliam Macon 1867-1869NCWake CoRaleighDaily Standard
EditorWilliam Macon 1900-1902TXDallas CoSouthern Mercury
EditorWalter 1830-1831DCWashingtonAmerican Spectator
ReporterLester Martin 1912-1913KSSedgwick CoWichitaWichita Beacon
EditorCharles Taber 1857-1862NYNew York CoNew York CityNew York Tribune
StaffC. Fred 1890DCWashingtonEvening Star
news editorC. Fred 1921DCWashingtonEvening Star
Asst EditorCharles Caldwell 1872-1891MASuffolk CoBostonBoston Herald
Donald Alexander 1909DCWashingtonNew York Herald

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1JournalistsGA, Fulton Co, Atlanta, Atlanta Georgian
1JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, American Journal of Theology
5JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Chicago Evening Post
1JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Chicago News
1JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Chicago Tribune
1JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Illinois Humane Journal
1JournalistsIL, Cook Co, Chicago, Northwest Presbyterian
1JournalistsIL, Madison Co, Alton, Alton Observer
1JournalistsIL, Mason Co, Mason Co. Republican
1JournalistsIL, Richland Co, Olney, Olney Republican
1JournalistsIN, Marion Co, The Witness
1JournalistsKS, Sedgwick Co, Wichita, Wichita Beacon
2JournalistsKS, Shawnee Co, Western Baptist
3JournalistsKY, Jefferson Co, Louisville, Presbyterian Herald
1JournalistsKY, Jefferson Co, Louisville, Western Recorder
1JournalistsLA, Orleans Parish, New Orleans, New Orleans Protestant
5JournalistsMA, Essex Co, Andover, Andover Review
1JournalistsMA, Essex Co, Andover, Andover Townsman
2JournalistsMA, Essex Co, Andover, Journal of Humanity
1JournalistsMA, Essex Co, Boston, Education Boston
1JournalistsMA, Essex Co, Salem, Salem Landmark
1JournalistsMA, Franklin Co, Northfield Echoes
1JournalistsMA, Middlesex Co, Lowell, Lowell Observer
1JournalistsMA, Middlesex Co, Middleboro Gazette
2JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, American Quarterly Register
1JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Baptist Missionary Magazine
5JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Advertiser
3JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Globe
7JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Herald
2JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Journal
5JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Post
4JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Recorder
2JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Christian Observatory
1JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Christian Reflector
5JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Congregational Quarterly
1JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Education Boston
3JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Golden Rule
2JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Journal of Education
2JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Puritan Recorder
12JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, The Beacon
6JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, The Congregationalist
5JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, The Hub
7JournalistsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Zions Herald
1JournalistsMA, Worcester Co, Worcester, Daily Transcript
1JournalistsMA, Worcester Co, Worcester, N.E. Home Journal
4JournalistsMD, Baltimore City, Baltimore American
3JournalistsMD, Baltimore City, Baltimore Evening Sun
20JournalistsMD, Baltimore City, Baltimore Sun
3JournalistsME, Cumberland Co, Portland, Christian Mirror
1JournalistsMI, Wayne Co, Detroit, Christian Herald
1JournalistsMN, Hennepin Co, Free Baptist
2JournalistsMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis, Northwestern Congregationalist
1JournalistsMN, Hennepin Co, The Ensign
3JournalistsMO, St Louis City, Central Baptist
1JournalistsMO, St Louis City, Gospel Banner
3JournalistsMO, St Louis City, Mid Continent
4JournalistsMO, St Louis City, St Louis Presbyterian
1JournalistsMT, Beaverhead Co, Montana Baptist Record
2JournalistsNC, Cumberland Co, North Carolina Presbyterian
5JournalistsNC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte, Presbyterian Standard
1JournalistsNC, Wake Co, Church Intelligencer
1JournalistsNC, Wake Co, Raleigh, Daily Standard
5JournalistsNC, Wake Co, Raleigh, News and Observer
1JournalistsNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Daily Eagle
2JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, Harpers Magazine
7JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Evening Post
1JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Evening Sun
4JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Herald
9JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Observer
6JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Sun
7JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Times
14JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York Tribune
7JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, New York World
3JournalistsNY, New York Co, New York City, Wall Street Journal
1JournalistsNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse, Religious Recorder
2JournalistsNY, Otsego Co, Oneonta, Oneonta Star
1JournalistsNY, St Lawrence Co, St Lawrence Herald
1JournalistsOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Christian Journal
1JournalistsOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Daily Times
1JournalistsOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati, Cincinnati Journal and Youth Magazine
3JournalistsOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati, Herald and Presbyter
2JournalistsOH, Summit Co, Ohio Observer
3JournalistsOR, Multnomah Co, Portland, Pacific Baptist
2JournalistsPA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh, Family Treasure
1JournalistsPA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh, Presbyterian Advocate
2JournalistsPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Country Gentleman
1JournalistsPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Episcopal Recorder
4JournalistsPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Inquirer
5JournalistsPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Presbyterian Journal
1JournalistsPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, The Commonwealth
2JournalistsPA, York Co, Stewartstown, Stewartstown News
6JournalistsRI, Providence Co, Providence, Providence Journal
1JournalistsSC, Charleston Co, Charleston, Christian Observer
1JournalistsSD, Union Co, Union Co Courier
1JournalistsTN, Davidson Co, Nashville, Daily American
3JournalistsTN, Shelby Co, Memphis, Arkansas Christian Advocate
1JournalistsTX, Dallas Co, Southern Mercury
1JournalistsTX, Harris Co, Texas Baptist Herald
2JournalistsTX, Harris Co, Texas Presbyterian
1JournalistsVA, Richmond City, The Religious Herald
1JournalistsVA, Richmond City, Watchman and Observer
1JournalistsVT, Addison Co, Middlebury, Middlebury Free Press
2JournalistsVT, Addison Co, Middlebury, Middlebury Register
1JournalistsVT, Caledonia Co, St Johnsbury, St Johnsbury Times
2JournalistsVT, Chittenden Co, Burlington, Burlington Sentinel
2JournalistsVT, Rutland Co, Rutland, Rutland Herald
3JournalistsVT, Windsor Co, Windsor, Vermont Chronicle
1JournalistsVT, Windsor Co, Windsor, Vermont Tribune
1JournalistsVT, Windsor Co, Windsor, Windsor Journal
1JournalistsWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Sentinel
1JournalistsWI, Rock Co, Beloit, Beloit Journal

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