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Addams argues that there needs to be more recreation for young people to keep them away from vice.
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Addams gave this lecture at least two times; once at the February 2 meeting of the New York City Women's Political Union, and again on February 14 at the Boston School Voters' League. In the lecture, she discusses the philosophical relationship between women and the State and argues for the value of women in government, leading to the importance of woman suffrage. She may have also delivered a version of this lecture in Chicago on Dec. 8, 1910, to the Fortnightly Club.
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Addams describes the shortage of food in Europe and its impact on women and children.
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The Association describes the plight of Armenian children and seeks donations for relief efforts.
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Gl├╝cklich sends Rathbone ideas about subjects that the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom would like to see discussed at the Committee on Traffic in Women and Protection of Children.
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Roosevelt declines Addams' invitation to speak at the Chicago Child Welfare Exhibit.
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Addams's address to the Conference of Visiting Nurses discusses a program in Chicago that helps keep children in school.
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Addams argues that opponents of child labor should promote the positive results of ending child labor on children and society. The speech opened the Tenth Annual Conference on Child Labor in New Orleans.
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Addams addresses the attendees in the opening speech for the start of the Tenth Annual Conference on Child Labor in New Orleans.
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The League of Nations describes the work of Geneva in the committees of Traffic in Women and Child Welfare.
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Speaking to the National Education Association meeting, Addams discusses her thoughts on educating mentally, morally or physically "deficient" children.
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At the National Conference of Charities and Correction, held in Cleveland from June 12-19, Addams discusses how the difficulties of children can rouse society's greatest sentiments for charity, but that children also have for their own intrinsic value.  The speech was published in the Proceedings.
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The Children's Bureau argues for the passage of an amendment to the constitution to protect children.
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Addams asks the Senate to supply more funds to relief efforts in post-war Europe.
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The Chicago branch of the Woman's Peace Party suggests that pacifists work on food conservation, child welfare, better conditions for soldiers, a defense of civil rights and plans for financing the war.
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Addams denounces Dr. H. J. Haiselden who refused to operate on a defective infant on the request of its parents.
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Addams argues that the proposed apprenticeship system needs to be remodeled before it will be effective.
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Addams notes that Peter Bartzen was not among the National Institute of Arts and Letters's forty "immortals."
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Louise deKoven Bowen presented the report of the Children's Committee of the National Conference on Charities and Correction for Jane Addams, discussing the lives of children in tenements and proposing more resources for recreation for them. The speech was given during a session on Children held on May 23.
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Breckinridge writes Addams about finances, planning, and expected attendees of the upcoming Child Welfare Exhibit in Chicago.
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Sturge asks Addams for help in raising support for an home for German children in the Netherlands.
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Addams speaks at the Chicago Credit Men's Association about the dangers of unregulated dance halls for Chicago's youth.
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This document recounts the milk shortages in several Central European countries and emphasizes the importance of milk for children and the ill.
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An article describes Alva Blaffer's work for the prevention of cruelty to children and animals in Mexico City.
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Jentsch asks Addams for a recommendation about the suitability of placing German orphans with an American relative.