Breckinridge family papers, 1752-1965

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Addams notifies Breckinridge about a meeting of the Committee for the Extension of Municipal Suffrage for Chicago Women.
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Addams sends Breckinridge three letters about lynchings, including one from Oswald Garrison Villard that encloses a newspaper clipping about a brutal lynching in Florida.
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Flexner sends Addams his letter to Lillian Wald about the lynching in Livermore, Kentucky.
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Addams writes Breckinridge about progress on her book and discusses Edith Abbott's trip to Europe.
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Addams sends her best wishes and a check to Abbott, who is leaving on a trip abroad.
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Addams asks Breckinridge for a recommendation on filling a job.
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Trice asks Addams to lend her support to the Lincoln-Trice Normal and Industrial Institute for Colored Men and Women.
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Morrell invites Addams to join the board of the American Bureau of Personal and Vocational Psychology.
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Addams sends along a letter to Breckinridge and thanks her for a donation from Frances Plummer.
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Addams provides Whitney a letter of recommendation for Helen Todd.
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Addams sends Breckinridge a letter and suggests the arrangement of a meeting at Hull-House.
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Addams asks Breckinridge's opinion on a enclosed letter (not found) that requests $500 from Chicago.
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Addams sends an enclosure (not found) for Breckinridge's opinion.
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Addams sends Breckinridge a letter (not found) from a potential employee for Breckinridge's Research Department, and suffrage matters.
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Addams send's Breckinridge a letter from a "promising young man" who might work at Breckinridge's School (enclosure not found).
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Addams thanks Breckinridge for sending her a report on education, encloses a letter about the issues of rural education, and notes that she has lost faith in her writing writing project.
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Palmer asks Addams to help her discover the true circumstances of an impoverished family member living in Chicago.
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Dewhurst writes Addams that she will be sending her a book and discusses the union question.
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Addams thanks Breckinridge for sending The Three Plays by Brieux and mentions that she may send a copy of the manuscript of her new book,A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil, for suggestions.
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Addams sends Breckinridge a letter (not found) for her consideration.