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Mother's Day in the US grew from an event to honor moms who’d lost sons in war, including reconciliation meetings between mothers from opposite sides of the Civil War, who exchanged tears for other mothers' grief. Earlier, women met in "Mother's Day Work Clubs" to address typhoid outbreaks by cleaning up both Union and Confederate camps. In 1872, social justice activist Julia Ward Howe called for an celebration of "Mother's Day" as an anti-violence protest. Here: Anna Jarvis, wearing a cool…

Eight Ways to Reclaim Mother’s Day

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Though never a mother herself, Founder of Mother's Day, Anna Jarvis is today recognized as the 'Mother of Mothers Day'. An apt title to define the remarkable woman's ceaseless devotion to her mother and motherhood in general.

Anna Jarvis, Founder of Mothers Day

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Portrait of Anna Jarvis the founder of Mother's Day (about 1905)

Mother's Day: A History of Celebrations

Portrait of Anna Jarvis the founder of Mother's Day (about

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day - BuzzFeed News

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day

Anna Jarvis, founder of 'Mother's Day' in Jarvis’s ideal observance of Mother’s Day would be a visit home or writing a long letter to your mother. She couldn’t stand those who sold and used greeting cards.

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day - BuzzFeed News

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day - BuzzFeed News

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Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day

The woman who devoted herself to the creation of a national holiday to honor overworked, underappreciated mothers regretted the commercial juggernaut it became. Was Anna Jarvis stubborn and crazy, as

Anna Jarvis, the founder of Mother's Day.  WV was was the first state to adopt the holiday (1910). President Wilson made it official in May of 1914.

Southern respect: Anna Jarvis, founder of 'Mothers Day,' in the United States, & a fellow West Virginian.

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Mother's Day Turns 100: Its Surprisingly Dark History

Anna Jarvis founded Mothers' Day for grieving moms during WWI and to work for peace. She never wanted it commercialized & fought against it. Today is the Anniversary of Mothers' Day.

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day - BuzzFeed News

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day

Anna Jarvis Was Sorry She Ever Invented Mother’s Day - BuzzFeed News

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Years after she founded Mother’s Day, Anna Jarvis was dining at the Tea Room at Wanamaker’s department store in Philadelphia. She saw they were offering a “Mother’s Day Salad.” She ordered the salad and when it was served, she stood up, dumped it on the floor, left the money to pay for it, and walked out in a huff. Jarvis had lost control of the holiday she helped create, and she was crushed by her belief that commercialism was destroying Mother’s Day.

The Founder of Mother's Day Later Fought to Have It Abolished

Anna Jarvis lost control of the holiday she helped to create. The Founder of Mother's Day Later Fought to Have It Abolished

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