Photo courtesy of uic library, special collection and university archives jane addams and hull house are the foundation of social reform in the united states. Social reformer jane addams founded the settlement house called hull house in 1889 in order to help the underprivileged in chicago. In honor of her 153rd birthday, hull house founder, social activist and nobel prize winner jane addams was celebrated in friday's google doodle the simple. Twenty years at hull house [jane addams] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. Hull house: overview of hull house, one of the first social settlements in north america it was founded in chicago in 1889 by jane addams and ellen gates starr to. Twenty years at hull house [jane addams] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in 1889, while many americans were disdainful of newly.
The building developers should be commended for honoring the legacy of jane addams and the hospitality of hull house the new name, the st jane chicago. Jane addams and ellen starr opens the hull house in chicago hull house, the most well known settlement house in the united states, was co-founded in 1889 by jane. Jane addams (1860—1935) addams, jane twenty years at hull house 1910 urbana, il: university of illinois press, 1990 best work to start a study of addams opening chapters are. This guide provides a sample of resources for researching the history of chicago's hull-house settlement house, its co-founders jane addams and ellen gates starr, and.
Hull house, chicago's first and the nation's most influential settlement house, was established by jane addams and ellen gates starr on the near west side on september 18, 1889 by 1907, the. For addams, hull house always combined epistemological concerns with jane, credit jane addams with developing many of his important ideas including his view. Twenty years at hull-house with autobiographical notes by jane addams hull-house, chicago author of democracy and social ethics, newer ideals of peace, the spirit of youth and the. Jane addams has 63 books on goodreads with 4745 ratings jane addams’s most popular book is twenty years at hull house.
Jane addams: jane addams, american social reformer and pacifist, cowinner of the nobel prize for peace in 1931 she is best known as a cofounder (with ellen gates starr) of hull house in. The jane addams hull-house museum faithfully preserves jane addams' legacy of social reform and neighborhood stewardship. Hull house, chicago, il hull house, circa 1920 jane addams and her friend ellen gates starr founded hull house in 1889 on the south side of chicago, illinois after. Hull house, founded in 1889 by jane addams and ellen gates starr, was the home of progressive programs serving a mostly immigrant community.
Jane addams hull house association, chicago, illinois 1,565 likes 3 talking about this 15 were here september 18, 1889 we opened january 27, 2012. I learned about jane addams in elementary school & as a adult i read her book twenty years at hull house i was eager to visit hull house when in chicago it took about an hour to tour.
Jane addams (1860 – 1935) jane addams as a young woman photo: public domain jane addams was a famous activist, social worker, author, and nobel peace prize winner, and she is best known for. Jane addams hull house association will be out of business friday, leaving employees and clients scrambling to fill a void the 122-year-old organization. Here is a documentary on jane addams, a pioneer in creating one of the most instrumental social settlements of north america. The life and work of jane addams (1860-1935), founder of hull house and nobel peace prize winner, demonstrated the ethics and values that became the basis of the. All photographs are the property of the swarthmore college peace collection permission must be gained from the curator for any reproduction of the images.
Primary source from twenty years at hull-house by jane addams on september 18, 1889, social reformers jane addams and ellen gates starr. Twenty years at hull house by jane addams click here for the lowest price paperback, 9781463682477, 1463682476. Main article primary sources (1) jane addams, twenty years at hull house (1910) i gradually became convinced that it would be a good thing to rent a house in a part. A short documentary of the life and work of jane addams, founder of hull house in chicago, illinois. Meet jane addams and discover how her drive to help others led her to establish hull house, the first american settlement house learn how addams and hull house improved life for american. 20 years at hull-house by jane addams click here for the lowest price paperback, 9781619491588, 1619491583.