Schmidt, Cynthia L.
January 2000
Dialogo;Winter2000, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p34
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the Association House, a nonprofit organization in Chicago, Illinois, discussing its 100th anniversary. Topics discussed include the immigration into Chicago in 1899, the settlement housing in Chicago during that period of time, and the start of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) Settlement House started by a group of women led by Susan Poxen.


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