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McDowell, Mary 1854-1936

Overview
Works: 22 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 289 library holdings
Genres: Archives  Short stories  Fiction  Census data 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV28.M3, B
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Most widely held works about Mary McDowell
 
Most widely held works by Mary McDowell
The University of Chicago settlement by Mary McDowell( )

3 editions published between 1901 and 2017 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary McDowell and municipal housekeeping; a symposium by Caroline Miles Hill( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary McDowell, neighbor by Howard Eugene Wilson( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman's notion by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fair play by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A woman's jury on a woman's case : a dramatic program by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A dramatic presentation of Women in Industry, showing the effect of automatic machinery on woman's work with its innumerable processes." -- from cover
The significance to the city of its local community life by Mary McDowell( Book )

2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chicago Teachers' Federation records by Chicago Teachers' Federation( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, minutes of meetings 1898-1966 (incomplete 1906-1920), reports, excerpts of court transcripts, newsclippings, pamphlets, speeches, and other office files, primarily on subjects of interest to teachers. Includes material on the Federation's relationship with organized labor and its membership in the Chicago Federation of Labor (1902-1917); salaries, pensions, tenure protection, educational theory and practice, classroom conditions, discipline problems, double shifts for students, the junior high school system, personnel and policies of the Chicago Board of Education, school legislation, tax matters. Collection also includes materials from local, state, and national teachers' organizations, particularly the National Education Association and the Chicago Teachers Union. Correspondents include Margaret A. Haley, CTF business representative; Catherine Goggin, CTF financial secretary; Frances Dorney M. Kenney, CTF business representative; and Ella Flagg Young, Chicago educator
Typed letter signed Mary E. McDowell to: Dear Mr. Fullerton by Mary McDowell( )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Agnes Nestor papers by Agnes Nestor( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, reports, pamphlets, clippings, passports, etc., arranged chronologically, and manuscript autobiography of Agnes Nestor, primarily relating to her career as a labor union leader in Chicago and official of the International Glove Workers Union of America, plus some items on her personal life. Topics include the status of women in the labor market ca. 1900-1940; the eight-hour workday movement in Illinois; women's suffrage movement in Illinois; Nestor's participation in labor organizations on the national, state, and local levels and in federal, state, and local governmental commissions and agencies concerned with employment of women, employment services, and problems of unemployment, ca. 1906-1943; travels to Europe on missions sponsored by organized labor during World War I, particularly the American Labor Mission to Europe, 1918; her campaign for state senator in 1928 (includes lists of registered Democratic voters); her support for the 1923 mayoral campaign of William E. Dever, the 1939 mayoral reelection campaign of Edward J. Kelly, and the 1932 Presidential campaign of Franklin Roosevelt; service on the board of trustees of the Century of Progress International Exposition
An appeal to the Union women by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mary McDowell Settlement photograph collection by Ill.) Mary McDowell Settlement (Social settlement : Chicago( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of activities sponsored by the Mary McDowell Settlement (previously known as the University of Chicago Settlement House) for families living near the Chicago stockyards (Back-of-the-Yards neighborhood). Subjects include children playing on the Settlement's playground, on outings to parks and beaches and at camp, adult education, the Settlement buildings, and informal views of the staff, mostly from 1900-1930. Most of the negatives are similar subjects and are not represented by photoprints
An appeal to self-supporting women by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

... How peace found the fountain by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Quarter of a century in the stockyards district by Mary McDowell( )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The League of Nations at work by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Jane Addams papers by Jane Addams( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miscellaneous letters and other documents by and to Jane Addams. Includes the Nobel Prize certificate (1931). Letter to Mrs. Potter Palmer - does not wish her name used in Mrs. Palmer's dealings with Mr. Powderly and the Knights of Labor; unable to have dinner with her, but will be glad to stop by later; letter written and signed by ASH (Sept. 30, 1893, 3p.). Letter to "Dear Sister" [Mary McDowell]; author expresses desire to be of some comfort to her friend during the distress caused by the Stock-Yards Strike then in progress; offers to return to Chicago to help if necessary (July 26, 1904, 2p.). Letter to Fernando Jones requesting his attendance at an Old Settlers' Party (Dec. 27, 1906). Letter to Peter Christian Lutkin concerning arrangements for a performance of Handel's Messiah (Jan. 3, 1908). Letter to Mrs. Dorothy North thanking her for monetary contribution to Hull House and for her daughter's assistance there (Oct. 4, 1911, 2p.). Letter to Caroline McIlvaine, Chicago Historical Society requesting her attendance at an Old Settlers' Party on New Year's Day (Dec. 28, 1914). Three letters to Mrs. Flora J. Cooke, principal, Francis W. Parker School (Chicago, Ill.) relating to Parker School's distribution of food and toys to the needy (Nov. 14, 20 and Dec. 28, 1918). Letter to Mrs. Max Hart, "May we ask you to share our efforts this month to supply actual human needs as well as Christmas cheer and good-will to our hard pressed neighbors? ..." (Dec. 8, 1932)
Mary McDowell Settlement (Chicago, Ill.) records by Ill.) Mary McDowell Settlement (Social settlement : Chicago( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part one of the collection is organized by folders; part two is organized by boxes and folders
Charles L. Hutchinson papers by Charles Lawrence Hutchinson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The resolutions in memoriam, Oct.-Dec. 1924, are contained in volumes, often illuminated and including elaborate calligraphy, from the Art Institute of Chicago, Caxton Club, Chicago Athletic Association, Chicago Clearing House Association, Commercial Club of Chicago, Illinois Merchants Trust Company, Old People's Home of Chicago, Presbyterian Hospital, South Park Commissioners of Cook County, Otho S.A. Sprague Memorial Institute, and the University of Chicago. Also present are two expressions of appreciation: from the Art Institute of Chicago, 1922 April 27; and from the Chicago Society of Artists, 1923 Feb. 1
Fire prevention by Mary McDowell( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Mary McDowell activista estauxunidense (1854–1936)

Mary McDowell American social reformer

Mary McDowell americká sociální reformátorka

Languages
English (32)