Cecil I Dorrian


Cecil I. Dorrian (1882-1926) was a war reporter for the Newark News (WWI). She wrote a weekly column and traveled Europe and was the first female reporter to go to the front lines. She was a playwright and wrote a play that was performed nationally.


Newark History Society Program

Digitized Newark News includes columns

“The Age of Reason” Vanity Fair

Digitized Barnard yearbooks

Edy, Carolyn (2017). The Woman War Correspondent, the U.S. Military, and the Press, 1846-1947

D-25 Dorrian, Cecil, Newark News Morgue, Newark Public Library