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Hull House

a settlement house in Chicago, Ill., founded in 1889 by Jane Addams. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • So Hull House became a place where hundreds of persons went.

    Modern Americans Chester Sanford
  • It is no accident that Hull House is the most successful settlement in America.

    A Preface to Politics Walter Lippmann
  • There are two other settlement houses in Chicago which are managed in the spirit of Hull House.

  • There is no formula for building a Hull House—any more than there is a home.

  • Imagine, if you can, such a speech in the precincts of Hull House!

  • Hull House, indeed, is a very source of pure life in the great city where it belongs.

  • Then agin, ken ye expect yer boys fur tu be tidy when yer own feet are dirty and yer things out of place over the Hull House?

    Little Wolf M. A. Cornelius
  • Excellent not a Hull House, not a pea soup, no bill no care, no precise no past pearl pearl goat.

    Tender Buttons Gertrude Stein
  • When in Chicago, try to go out to Hull House and visit for an afternoon or evening.

    Modern Americans Chester Sanford
  • Hull House, in fact, is an example of ethical and humane housekeeping on a big scale in a big town.

    The Spirit of America Henry Van Dyke

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