Sunday, September 06, 2009
From The Courier's Archives
Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was an American social worker, sociologist, philosopher and reformer. She was also the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, and a founder of the U.S. Settlement House Movement.
Read The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets by Jane Addams, one of four of her works available free from Project Gutenberg.