Jane Addams

"Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics."

Early Life

Jane Addams, known prominently for her work as a social reformer. She graduated form the Rockford Female seminary in Illinois in 1881.

What Makes Jane Addams a Progressive?

In 1889 Jane Addams and her partner Ellen Gates Starr founded Hull House in Chicago, Illinois, the first settlement house in the U.S. Jane Addams paid for much of the capital expenses and operating costs. Hull House Facilities were night school for adult, kindergarten classes, a public kitchen, a coffee house.Hull House became a world center for social reformer activity,and became involved in city wide and state wide campaigns for better housing, improvements in public welfare, stricter child labor laws, protection of working women.

Jane Addams founded Hull House.

Jane Addams Accomplishments.

Jane Addams's Accomplishments.

She graduated Rockford Female Seminary, founded Hull House, helped found NAACP.

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Jane Addams and Hull House