Jane Addams

Progressive ,Muckracker ,Woman

What makes her a progressive?

Jane worked toward (or progressed)towards her hull house which provided people who had nothing with food, a place to live and many opportunities that they wouldn't be able to do if they were on the streets.(like cooking classes )

Early Life

Jane Addams was born in Cedarville Illinois, She was the youngest child, and her mother died when she was 2 years old. Jane adored her father and did her best to do what he wanted.

The hull house

This is a picture of the hull house that Jane Addams founded and that is still here today. Jane gave people homes , lives and entertainment

The progressives

Her best achievements and why I chose her

Why I chose Jane

Jane Addams was a typical woman trying to improve life during the progressive era, Which made me drawn to her. She was smart caring and driven to improve the lives of all people .


Jane did many things during the progressive era some of her best was the hull house and founding the NAACP.