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Horace Greeley is credited with the famous saying, "Go West, young man." There is speculation over whether he coined the phrase or just popularized it.

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What famous New York newspaper editor is credited with giving young men advice to GO WEST?

Horace Greeley

Who said 'Go west young man' - and when was it said?

Horace Greeley made the phrase popular, but it was John Soule, an Indiana newspaper man who is credited with first uttering that line in 1851.

Why did Horace Greeley write Go west young man?

Horace Greely Wrote, "Go West, young man, and grow up with the Country," in associated with Farmers Alliance.

Is Horace Greeley a pioneer?

No, he was a New York newspaper editor. He is attributed with saying "Go West, young man" (which he may or may not have actually said). He was an advocate of westward expansion, but he never followed that advice, himself.

Who wrote go west young man and grow up with the country?

Horace Greeley Wrote this , Greeleys quotation is associated with Farmers Alliance.

What are some of Horace Greeley's famous quotes?

Editor and reformer Horace Greeley (1811-1872) changed the direction of American journalism and played an important role in the social and political movements surrounding the Civil War. (Biography) For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section ( indicated below this answer box.

What newspaper editor is given credit for the famous phrase of Go West young man?

The famous phrase of "Go West, young man". is credited to the editor of the New York Tribune, Horace Greeley. It was connected to the 1862 US Homestead Act.

Who wrote go west young men?

The phrase "Go West, young man" is often attributed to American author and newspaper editor Horace Greeley in the 19th century. It became a rallying cry for westward expansion in the United States during that time.

What has the author Thomas B Schultz written?

Thomas B. Schultz has written: 'The American descendants of Gottfried and Marie Schultz of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany' -- subject(s): Genealogy 'The ancestors and descendants of Horace Greeley Young and Adelaide Elliott Young' -- subject(s): Family

Was Grinnell Iowa named after George Bird Grinnnell?

No, Grinnell, Iowa and Grinnell College are named for Josiah Bushnell Grinnell. Horace Greeley's famous words, "Go West, young man" were addressed to Josiah Bushnell Grinnell.

Does the Young and the Restless have an end date?

Wll the young and restless come to an end

What do they call youtube on the young and the restless?

young and restless is a song by asking alexandria.