Addams, Jane, 1860-1935
- Existence: 1860 September 6 - 1935 May 21
Occupations: Founder, Hull House, Chicago; Pacifist; Labor organizer; Settlement house worker; Women's rights advocate.
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Founder, Hull House, Chicago; pacifist; labor organizer; settlement house worker; and women's rights advocate. The Addams papers contain primarily published material and duplicates of materials from the Swarthmore Peace Collection. Included are articles, books, memorials, and memorabilia about Addams, as well as writings and speeches by her. There is a small amount of original correspondence, plus photographs and drawings of Jane Addams and Hull House.
Pacifist; Suffragist; Women's rights activist. A small collection documenting her peace-related activities, during and after World War I, through correspondence and published pamphlets, newsletters, and clippings.