List of American print journalists

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This is a list of selected American print journalists.

19th-century print journalists[edit]

  • Horace Greeley (1811–1872) – American newspaper editor, founder of the New York Tribune, reformer, politician, and opponent of slavery.
  • Thomas Nast (1840–1902) – German-born American caricaturist and editorial cartoonist, the scourge of Boss Tweed and the Tamany Hall machine, and considered to be the "Father of the American Cartoon".
  • Anne Newport Royall (1769–1854) – first female journalist in the U.S., first woman to interview a President, publisher and editor for Paul Pry (1831–36), and The Huntress (1836–54) in Washington, D.C.

20th-century print journalists[edit]

Robert Palmer (1945–1997) – first full-time, chief pop music critic for The New York Times, Rolling Stone contributing editor

21st-century print journalists[edit]