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A Sisters Memories

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Rks led the way to the creation Of The Social Security Act And UNICEF the Social Security Act and UNICEF caused the press to nickname her “The Mother of America’s 43 Million Children” She was the first woman in American history to be nominated to the presidential cabinet and the irst person to represent the woman in American history to be nominated to the presidential cabinet and the irst person to represent the States at a committee of the League of Nations Edited by Abbott scholar John Sorensen A Sister’s Memories is destined to become a classic It shapes the diverse writings of Edith Abbott into a cohesive narrative The Gangs Birthday Surprise for theirst time and Earth fills in the gaps of our understanding of Progressive Era reforms Readers of all backgrounds willind themselves engrossed by this history of the unstoppable pioneer Get Up feminist Abbott sister. Onor use in Battle” A Sister’s Memories Is The Inspiring Story Of Grace A Sister’s Memories is the inspiring story of Grace 1878–1939 AS TOLD BY HER SISTER AND told by her sister and justice comrade Edith Abbott 1876–1957 Edith recalls in vivid detail the Nebraska childhood impressive achievements and struggles of her sister who as head of the Immigrants’ Protective League and the US Children’s Bureau championed children’s rights Out to Lunch from the slums of Chicago to the villages of Appalachia Grace’s crusade can perhaps be best summed up in her well known credo “Justiceor all children is the high ideal in a democracy” Her efforts saved the lives of thousands of children and immigrants and improved those of the lives of thousands of children and immigrants and improved those of These trailblazing social service wo. .
Among the great igures of Progressive Era reform Edith and Grace Abbott are perhaps the least sung Peers companions and coworkers of legendary igures such as Jane Addams and Sophonisba Breckinridge the are perhaps the least sung Peers companions and coworkers of legendary igures such as Jane Addams and Sophonisba Breckinridge the sisters were nearly omnipresent in turn of the century struggles to improve the lives Sophonisba Breckinridge the sisters were nearly omnipresent in turn of the century struggles to improve the lives the poor and the working class people who ed the industrial engines and crowded into diverse city neighborhoods Grace’s innovative role as a leading champion or the rights of children immigrants and women earned her for the rights of children immigrants and women earned her key place in the history of the social justice movement As her riend and colleague Eleanor Roosevelt wrote Grace was “one of the great women of our day a definite strength which we could count. ,

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