Jane Addams Memorial Collection photographs, ca. 1890-


Kirkland, Wallace. Jane Addams Memorial Collection photographs, ca. 1890-

Jane Addams Memorial Collection photographs, ca. 1890-

The collection contains photographs of Jane Addams, Hull-House, the Near West Side neighborhood, Hull-House residents, and the Bowen Country Club, as well as Hull-House activities including art, music, theatre, athletics, dance, and ethnic activities. The collection also contains recent photographs of the Hull-House Association's current facilities, the Jane Addams Center, the Parkway Community Center, and seniors centers, as well as the renovated Jane Addams' Hull-House Museum on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus.

14 linear ft.

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Addams, Jane, 1860-1935

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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...

Gorecki, Victor.

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Bowen Country Club

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Jane Addams' Hull-House Museum

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Kirkland, Wallace (American photographer, 1890-1983)

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Wallace Kirkland (1891-1979) was a social worker and professional photographer. From 1921 until 1935, Kirkland served as director of the Boys' Club at the Hull-House settlement in Chicago. In 1935, Kirkland left Hull-House to pursue a career as a photographer. He joined the staff of Life magazine in 1936 where he worked until his retirement in 1956. At Life, Kirkland traveled extensively as a war correspondent during the Second World War including a trip to India where he photographed Mahatma Ga...

Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940

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Lewis Wickes Hine (1874-1940), an American photographer, began his career as a teacher at the Ethical Culture School in New York City. He first used a camera to record activities at the school. Subsequently he photographed immigrants arriving at Ellis Island, the shocking condition of child laborers throughout the U.S., the activities of the American Red Cross in World War I, and workers in various industries. He was commissioned to create photo-essays for industry and periodicals. His early pho...

Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.)

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Hull House association

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In 1963, Hull-House, the world-famous social settlement house founded by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr, moved from its original location in the Near West Side of Chicago and decentralized its services. The newly restructured Hull House Association became the administrative entity overseeing a confederation of affiliated organizations that included former settlement houses, newly created community centers, and a myriad of programs hosted in Hull House satellites. During the 1960s, 1970s, 1980...