Carmelita Hinton


Carmelita Hinton (née Chase) born Omaha, NE January 1, 1890 (d. 1983). American internationalist educator; led Jane Addams Centennial; Hull House associate; founded Putney School, 1935.


"[T]o strive for a world outlook, putting oneself in others' places, no matter how far away or how remote. . . so that one definitely progresses along the long slow road toward achieving a civilization worthy of the name." ("Fundamental beliefs," to Putney alumnae, May 1954; photo: