Papers, 1960-1967.


Dilliard, Irving, 1904-2002. Papers, 1960-1967.

Papers, 1960-1967.

Correspondence, articles, news releases, news clippings, pamphlets and reports. The correspondence pertains mainly to the work on the centennial but includes some requests for Dilliard to speak or support other social causes. Some correspondence with the Missouri Association for Social Welfare including a letter from Justice William Douglas to Dilliard explaining that he will be unable to speak at a MASW convention. Numerous articles on Jane Addams and Hull House, including one on a resident of Hull House since 1904 giving her remembrances of Jane Addams. A feasibility study on the renovation of Hull Mansion and funding the Hull House Association. News releases and pamphlets pertaining to the celebration of the centennial. Articles about the University of Illinois building an extension near Hull House and opposition by neighborhood residents.

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Dilliard, Irving, 1904-2002 (person)

Trustee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (earlier name: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)); editor of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial page. From the description of Papers, 1937-1991. (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 28410478 Editorial page editor for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and champion of victims of injustice, Dilliard served as a sponsor for the 1960 centennial celebration of Jane Addams who devoted her l...

Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 (person)

Social reformer; founder of Hull House settlement, Chicago. From the description of Letter: Hull-House, Chicago, to Louis J. Keller, Chicago, 1912 May 13. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 26496308 From the description of Letter: Hull-House, Chicago, to Paul M. Angle, Springfield, Ill., 1932 June 24. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 26496294 Founder of Hull House in Chicago. From the description of Cor...