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Born Jane Butzner, the future activist grew up in rural Pennsylvania, then moved to New York City at the age of 19 to work as a journalist.
JANE BUTZNER WAS BORN INTO A MIDDLECLASS family in then-prosperous Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Jane Butzner's path to becoming Jane Jacobs, urban visionary, was winding.
Born in 1916 on the eve of the flourishing industrial city's decline, Jane Butzner entered the world precocious and preternaturally confident.
Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania in 1916, Jane Butzner showed an early aptitude for writing, publishing her first works at age eleven in the local newspaper.
Jane Butzner first arrived in the Big Apple as an 18-year-old hoping to break into journalism.