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The grace abbott reader abbott, grace, 1878-1939 grace abbott reader (ca 1933) -- promoting the welfare of all children (1937). Julia clifford lathrop (june 29, 1858 – april 15, 1932) was an american social reformer in the area of education, social policy, and children's welfare as director of the united states children's bureau from 1912 to 1922, she was the first woman ever to head a united states federal bureau.
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