1862 – Butler was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey on the 2nd of April. 1882-1884 – He enrolled in Columbia College (later Columbia University) and earned his Bachelor of Arts at the age of twenty, his master’s degree and his doctorate. 1885 – Butler studied in Paris and Berlin and became a lifelong friend of ..
1860 – Born on September 6th in Cedarville, Illinois. 1889 – Founded the world famous social settlement, Hull House, in Chicago where other social reformers lived and worked to improve conditions in the city’s slums. 1894 – Founded the Chicago Federation of Settlements. 1900 – Hull House activities had broadened to include ..