The civil rights leader Jane Addams died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Social worker and leader of the women’s suffrage movement who co-received of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931 for the founding of the Hull House settlement, to help the poor, in Chicago.
She was born in Cedarville, Illinois.
The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself.
Social advance depends as much upon the process through which it is secured as upon the result itself.
Unless our conception of patriotism is progressive, it cannot hope to embody the real affection and the real interest of the nation.
America’s future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
Old-fashioned ways which no longer apply to changed conditions are a snare in which the feet of women have always become readily entangled.