Content: Florence Kelley was an activist, lawyer, and sociologist who worked at the vanguard of urban and social reform movements in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and headed the National Consumers' League for thirty-four years.
Ownership: Gift of Augusta M. Kelley, 1973.
Content: The Florence Kelley papers contain correspondence, writings, address books, clippings, financial and legal documents, scrapbooks, photographs, printed matter and ephemera documenting Kelley's personal life and her professional commitment to social reform, from her time atHull House in Chicago to her tenure as General Secretary of the National Consumers' League.
Ownership: MSS 73M27
Date: The bulk of the collection was created between 1881-1932