Ann Stull Papers

Institution: Chicago Public Library - Carter G. Woodson Regional Library
Address:
9525 S. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60628
Phone: (312) 747-6900
Website
Date: 1955-1971
Extent: 2 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Abstract
Biographical/Historical Note:
Ann Stull was director of Friendship House in Chicago from 1951 to 1955. Friendship House was a Roman Catholic mission that preached and practiced racial tolerance in the pre-civil rights era.

Scope and Content Note:
Her collection of rare serials and newspaper clippings documents racism, Catholicism’s involvement in interracial justice, labor relations, housing and educational discrimination on Chicago’s West Side.

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