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McAuley, Mary Ethel


Biographical Note

Mary Ethel McAuley was a journalist who wrote for the Pittsburgh Dispatch and an artist. She was known for her work on Germany during World War I, including the book Germany in War Time (1917). The column "The Wanderer" for the Dispatch asked general questions and published responses from the famous and general public. A selection of these questions and responses were published as The Wanderer (1920), and is attributed to McAuley.

Source: Greaser, Nadiya, "Pittsburgh artists reflect on femininity and female bodies in two new exhibits", The Pitt News, Feb. 18, 2020,, accessed Nov. 29, 2022.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

William Allen White Letter

Identifier: Ms-1973-003

The collection consists of a brief letter to William Allen White on December 2, 1920, from Mary Ethel McAuley of The Wanderer of the Pittsburgh Dispatch, with White's response on the same letter.

Dates: 1920