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Two Hull House by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

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Hull House was a settlement house in the United States that was co-founded in 1889 by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr. Located in the Near West Side of Chicago, Illinois, Hull House opened its doors to the recently arrived European immigrants. By 1911, Hull House had grown to 13 buildings. In 1912 the Hull House complex was completed with the addition of a summer camp, the Bowen Country Club. With its innovative social, educational, and artistic programs, Hull House became the standard


Two Hulls #House by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple #Architects is a full-time home for a family of four with timber skins that extend out over the glazed ends of each section to provide covered porches.

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A History of Hull House and Some of Its Famous Residents

A History of Hull House and Some of Its Famous Residents: Residents of Hull House in the dining room, about 1920

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Two Hulls House nestled on the coastal landscape

Two Hulls House is situated in a glaciated, coastal landscape with a cool maritime climate. The geomorphology of the site consists of granite bedrock and bou...