Thu 21 Jun 2018
Jane Addams a Chicago icon and among the most famous women in early 20th century America.
Jane Addams was once called the “most dangerous woman in America” was a feminist, international peace activist, a Nobel Prize winner, Chicago icon and among the most famous women in early 20th century America. She also lived in a same-sex relationship with her domestic partner for over 40 years. In recognition of Pride Month, Jane Addams Hull-House Museum director and chief curator, Jennifer Scott discusses Jane Addams’ important contributions to social change and the development of Hull-House.