Individual Author Record
Name: Jane AddamsPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: September 6, 1860 in Cedarville, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAddams was born in Cedarville. She was the founder and life-long director of the Hull-House in Chicago, a social settlement house.
Biographical and Professional InformationJane Addams was a prolific and elegant writer who wrote extensively on social issues. She was the founder of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.
*''A New Conscience and An Ancient Evil'', Macmillan, 1912 *''Democracy and Social Ethics'', Macmillan, 1902 *''My Friend, Julia Lathrop'', Macmillan, 1935 *''Newer Ideals of Peace'', Chautauqua Press, 1907 *''Peace and Bread in the Time of War'', Macmillan, 1922 *''The Excellent Becomes the Permanent'', Macmillan, 1932 *''The Long Road of Woman's Memory'', Macmillam, 1916 *''The Second Twenty Years at Hull House'', Macmillan, 1930 *''The Spirit of Youth and City Streets'', Macmillan, 1909 *''Twenty Years at Hull House'', Macmillan, 1910 *''Women at the Hague'', Macmillan, 1915