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Addams tells Blaine that she is speaking with Dr. Hirsch about "Our Duty to the Immigrant " at the next meeting of the Chicago Women's Club.
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Excerpts from Addams' speech on educational opportunities wasted due to discrimination against immigrants.
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Hard praises Addams' recent article on immigration.
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Addams writes Wald about the importance of the Ostrow case to the Jewish immigrant community and makes plans to meet with Cyrus Adler and Oscar Straus in Washington.
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Addams urges the public to have a better understanding of the immigrant so as to benefit from their often unseen wisdom and culture.
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In this address, given to the Annual Meeting of the National Education Association in 1908, Addams speaks of the importance of education within the immigrant community and the role of teachers as bridges between the families of students and American society.
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Addams provides Straus with information on the Committee on Immigrants program coming up at the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Addams, Bowen, and Breckinridge invite an unknown person to Hull-House for a meeting of professors and the League for the Protection of Immigrants.
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Draft program Addams sends to David Bressler for the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Bressler accepts Addams' invitation to give a paper at a conference.
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Addams reviews the research and papers of her colleagues on the topics of immigration, employment, and education at the National Charities and Correction meeting.
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As a foreword to the report on the Immigrants Protective League, Addams explains the difficulties immigrants face and the importance of the League's work to assist them.
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Burchard thanks Addams sending a copy of Twenty Years at Hull House and looks back at his time living there with nostalgia.
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Addams and Abbott write Underwood to oppose a Congressional bill to require literacy tests for immigrants.
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Speranza thanks Abbott and Jane Addams for their work on behalf of the American Institute of Criminal Law & Criminology in its investigation of the courts.
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Addams discusses the perils that face immigrant women and the need for protections.
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Addams expresses her eagerness to help Speranza with the Committee on Crime and Immigration.
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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Rosenwald sends Schneiderman a transcript of a telegram from Jane Addams related to literacy tests for immigrants
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Addams congratulates Sabath on the passage of a bill to establish an immigration station in Chicago.
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Sabath cables Addams that Congress passed a bill to place an immigration station in Chicago.
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Addams provides an argument against literacy tests for immigrants, proposed by the Burnett Bill recently pased by the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Addams offers a counter narrative to the idea that the U.S. government should limit immigration, arguing that immigrants provide benefits to society and are deserving of protections under the law.
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Smith thanks Kohn for the candies she sent to her and to Jane Addams aboard ship for their journey to Egypt and offers some details of their sea voyage.
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A letter enclosing a copy of H.R. 5819 for a Commission on Naturalization.
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Addams offers a counter narrative to the idea that the U.S. government should limit immigration, arguing that immigrants provide benefits to society and are deserving of protections under the law. This is the fifth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.
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A House bill, introduced by Victor Murdock, to create a Commission on Naturalization.
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Kellor sends Addams a plan of organization for the new Federal Department of Labor for comment.
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