Why did Jane Addams create the Hull House?

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Why did Jane Addams create the Hull House?

Jane Addams:

Often called the ''mother of social work,'' Jane Addams made it her mission to help immigrants and the poor around the world. Since she was a child, Addams had held various goals about helping the poor. In 1889, she opened the Hull House in Chicago, Illinois.

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