GFWC History Timeline : 1868-2009
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1901 - Chicago clubwoman and social reformer Jane Addams heads GFWC's Child Labor Committee to advocate for legislation restricting child labor. In 1902, Jane Addams serves as chairman of the GFWC Child Labor Committee.
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Click here to view a letter sent to clubwomen from Jane Addams concerning child labor.
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Jane Addams, ca. 1914
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