Noblesse oblige : charity & cultural philanthropy in Chicago, 1849-1929 /

Focuses on three areas of philanthropic endeavor that previously have received little scholarly attention: family welfare, medical charities, and cultural institutions. Traces the course of charity through the activities of four philanthropic generations of civil stewards: the volunteers of the 1850...

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Main Author: McCarthy, Kathleen D. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1982.
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