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Jane Addams


Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was a pioneer American settlement .... That fall, Addams, her sister Alice, Alice's husband Harry, and their ..... the notable historian, wri...

Jane Addams - United States American History


The role of Jane Addams in the history of the United States of America. ... He believed that if she continued at school, she would never marry and create a family ...

Outing Jane Addams - tribunedigital-chicagotribune


Feb 6, 2007 ... The portrait hanging above a marble fireplace at the Jane Addams ... in yellow, Chicago heiress Mary Rozet Smith, was "married" to Addams for ...

Jane Addams - Biographical - Nobelprize.org


(Laura) Jane Addams (September 6, 1860-May 21, 1935) won worldwide ... In 1910 she received the first honorary degree ever awarded to a woman by Yale ...

The Making of Jane Addams - Teachspace.org


Jane Addams was born Laura Jane Addams on 6 September 1860, ... When Jane was seven, her father married Anna H. Haldeman, who brought two sons, ...

Jane Addams - Philanthropist, Women's Rights Activist, Anti-War ...


Apr 2, 2014 ... Biography.com profiles the inspiring life of Jane Addams, peace activist, advocate for immigrants and the poor, and Nobel Peace Prize winner.

American Roots - Jane Addams - Pfeiffer


So it happened that John Addams married Sarah Weber, and, as hisdiary puts it: ... and conquering an empire greater than was ever ruled by aTimberline or a ...

Was Jane Addams a Lesbian? - Jezebel


Sep 6, 2013 ... Nobel Peace Prize-winning social worker Jane Addams was never a housewife and was tight with a ... (Ever heard of a "Boston Marriage"?

Addams, Jane - Industrial Revolution Reference Library ...


Addams, Jane - Jane AddamsExcerpts from Twenty Years at Hull-House, with ... expected to get married and stay at home, but this did not appeal to Addams.

Heroines of History: Jane Addams, Ellen Starr and Mary Rozet Smith ...


Jun 17, 2014 ... Heroines of History: Jane Addams, Ellen Starr and Mary Rozet ... Not willing to get married, Jane travelled to Europe to attend .... first when she was the first woman to ever be awarded an honorary degree from Yale University.

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Jane Addams - Women's History - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Jane Addams, including videos, ... the first generation of college-educated women, rejecting marriage and motherhood in favor ...

Jane Addams - Webster University


On September 6, 1860 Laura Jane Addams was born to Sarah Weber Addams ... together because of this tragedy resulting in marriage in November of 1868.

Jane Addams - Social Reformer and Founder of Hull House


Social reformer Jane Addams founded the settlement house called Hull House in ... The following year, John Addams married Anna Haldeman, a widow with two sons. .... She took her job seriously -- the only paying position she'd ever held.