Object ID
Object Name
Object Entities
Addams, Jane (is related to)
Kopan, Andrew (is related to)
Object Description
Black and white photograph, copy Image of a woman (Jane Addams) sitting at a desk, writing. Actual image is a smaller circle in a border of white.
Jan Addams was the founder of Hull-House from 1889 until her death in 1935. Hull-House served as a 'home away from home' and Miss Addams as a 'mother' to the thousands of young Greek immigrant boys in Chicago. On the day of her funeral, all Greek owned businesses were closed in mourning.
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Photograph, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/3347. Accessed 12/08/23.