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Addams discusses the association in the public eye between settlements and immigrants and when immigrants are involved in high profile crimes, settlements are accused of supporting anarchism. Addams defends the role of the settlement as the bridge…
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Addams' speech on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the University Settlement about the growth of the settlement movement.
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Addams recalls stories from her childhood meetings with Civil War Colonel John A. Davis, as part of a dedication of a guest chamber at the Abraham Lincoln Center settlement in his honor. The speech was published in a pamphlet on the event.

Potter praises Addams for Twenty Years at Hull-Houseand describes settlement work in China.

Woods writes Addams to praise her book, noting that will be an important part of settlement literature.

After reading Addams' "Autobiographical Notes" inThe American Magazine,Boettcher provides the German perspective on her settlement work.

Addams writes Smith from St. Louis about her participation in the the National Conference on Charities and Correction.

Norton updates Addams on his family and offers his sympathy for the negative attacks on Hull-House printed in the newspaper following the murder of Lazarus Averbuch.

Addams reports to Smith on events at a settlement conference.

Houghteling praises Addams' article in Charities and the Commons and her work in Chicago.

Linn praises Addams' Charities and the Commons article and her work in Chicago.

Floyd would like more information on Settlement work to use in a classroom setting.

Gyles writes Addams about working at Hull-House, but expresses some concerns.

Addams writes Haldeman about an old acquaintance and the Conference of Charities and Corrections.

Tuttle asks Addams if she knows of anyone who would be willing to help run a settlement home in Paterson, NJ.

Addams invites Robins to a conference of settlement folk.

A newspaper report of Addams' speech before the Woman's Club of Bloomington, on the work of the University Social Settlement. Addams provided a history of settlement work and the basic principles at Hull-House.

Buckstaff writes Addams for advice on finding a leader for a settlement in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Wheeler sends Addams a letter from Harry Selfridge and writes about going to Philadelphia.
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A summary of discussions at the University Settlement by Addams and other speakers that discussed forming relationships as an integral part of settlement work.
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Addams' keynote speech at the University Settlement's annual meeting discusses the kind of settlements that build relationships and community.
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A copy of a speech about labor, philanthropy, and immigrants that Addams delivered to the National Council of Jewish Women.

An excerpt of Addams' lecture on how settlement houses give people opportunities to practice arts and crafts, an important activity for immigrants afraid of losing their cultural heritage.

Goulder writes to Holmes praising Marion Wallace's work.

Holmes seeks assistance from Addams in securing a position for Marion Wallace at a settlement house.

Wharton informs Addams that they still seek a director for the Starr Centre.

Dudley recounts her time in Assisi, Italy, and praises Addams' book,Democracy and Social Ethics.

Bloomfield writes Addams for advice on forming a settlement house in Boston.

Mather seeks suggestions for a new head for the Goodrich House settlement.

Addams writes to Blaine regarding William M. Salter's efforts to raise money for a permanent house for his settlement.
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