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Nellie Bly - Wikipedia
2 Jun 2020 at 5:09am
Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman (born Elizabeth Jane Cochran ; May 5, 1864 ? January 27, 1922), better known by her pen name Nellie Bly, was an American journalist, industrialist, inventor, and charity worker who was widely known for her record-breaking trip around the world in 72 days, in emulation of Jules Verne 's fictional character Phileas Fogg, and an expos in which she worked undercover to report on a mental institution from within.

Nellie Bly - Story, Timeline & Facts - Biography
2 Jun 2020 at 2:35pm
Famed investigative journalist Nellie Bly was born Elizabeth Jane Cochran (she later added an "e" to the end of her name) on May 5, 1864, in Cochran's Mills, Pennsylvania. The town was founded by...

Nellie Bly | American journalist | Britannica
2 Jun 2020 at 2:42pm
Nellie Bly, pseudonym of Elizabeth Cochrane, also spelled Cochran, (born May 5, 1864, Cochran?s Mills, Pennsylvania, U.S.?died January 27, 1922, New York, New York), American journalist whose around-the-world race against a fictional record brought her world renown.

Nellie Bly | National Women's History Museum
2 Jun 2020 at 6:06am
Nellie Bly was born Elizabeth Jane Cochran on May 5, 1864. Her family owned a lucrative mill in Cochran, Pennsylvania. At the age of six, Bly lost her father. Unable to maintain the land or their house, the family moved.

Nellie Bly: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Heavy.com
25 May 2020 at 3:05pm
Nellie Bly, whose real name isElizabeth Cochrane Seaman, is considered one of the first investigative journalists in American history. Bly feigned mental illness to gain access to a notorious New...

Biography of Nellie Bly, Investigative Journalist
2 Jun 2020 at 6:28am
The reporter known as Nellie Bly was born Elizabeth Jane Cochran in Cochran's Mills, Pennsylvania, where her father was a mill owner and county judge. Her mother was from a wealthy Pittsburgh family.

How Nellie Bly went undercover to expose abuse of the ...
13 May 2020 at 7:27am
Better known by her nom de plume Nellie Bly (taken?and misspelled?from the title of a Stephen Foster tune, ?Nelly Bly?), she was the pioneering, if not the very first, American investigative...

TOP 25 QUOTES BY NELLIE BLY | A-Z Quotes
27 May 2020 at 2:27pm
?The Collected Works of Nellie Bly (Annotated)?, p.103, Golgotha Press 9 Copy quote I always had a desire to know asylum life more thoroughly - a desire to be convinced that the most helpless of God's creatures, the insane, were cared for kindly and properly.



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