Settlement active from 1889 to 1963Here, in 1899, Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr started what became the most influential social settlement in America. It eventually consisted of several buildings around this house which had been built in 1856 by Charles Hull. The Dining Hall and Hull-House itself, reconstructed in 1967, remain as a memorial to the work of these women.
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|Placed By||Commission on Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 6:11am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 446276 N 4635722|
|Decimal Degrees||41.87160000, -87.64740000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 52.296', W 87° 38.844'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 52' 17.76" N, 87° 38' 50.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||312, 773, 847|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 800 S Halsted St, Chicago IL 60607, US|
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