Frank, Adelaide Schulkind Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1898 – 1981-06-26 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Frank, Adelaide Schulkind

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Adelaide Shulkind Frank was the founder and director of the League for Mutal Aid. She started the league in 1924. As a social worker in the 1920s, she organized the Consumers Union, the Wokers Defense League and teh American Committee on Africa. In 1944, she married Walter Frank, a lawyer and vice chairman of Citizens Union and American Civil Liberties Union.