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McNelly, who is organizing a settlement house in Seattle, writes Addams for information that may assist her in the planning.

Johnson thanks Addams for her comments on his article and asks her to contribute to The Century Magazine.

Taylor describes the aftermath following the death of Katherine Schofield, a resident at Chicago Commons.

Barnett sends Addams samples of her late husband's writings to share with social workers in America.

Taylor reminds Addams about the introduction for his forthcoming book, which she promised to write.

Addams discusses Scudder's opposition to Wellesley's accepting a donation from Standard Oil, and locating people to fill a position at a settlement.

Taylor sends Addams the minutes from a meeting of the trustees of the Chicago Commons Association, which she missed.

Addams writes Barnett about the memorial service held for her husband.

Addams suggests that Barnett visit Hull-House and describes a planned meeting of the American Federation of Settlements that will honor her deceased husband.

Barnett sends a portrait of Samuel Barnett for use in magazine tributes and praises Addams' work.

Barnett tells Addams of her grief over the death of her husband and discusses visiting America in 1914.
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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.

Shankle writes Addams about her work with her community's settlement, agricultural school, and local families.

Addams introduces Rosenwald to Harriet Vandervaart and the Neighborhood House in the hopes that he may offer a donation.

Taylor informs Addams of the deaths of two former residents of the Chicago Commons and asks her to attend a memorial.

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

Abbott discusses candidates for a possible job at Greenwich House in New York.

After Addams declined an invitation to speak at the Industrial School Association in Detroit, Hatch writes in the hopes of scheduling another time and to solicit ideas for a replacement.

Pearl writes Addams for advice about starting a settlement house for African Americans.

Hawkins praises Addams' Twenty Years at Hull House and asks her to donate a copy to the black Social Settlement in Washington, D.C.

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

After reading Addams' "Autobiographical Notes" in The 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 asks Woods his opinion about planning a meeting of settlement workers who attend the annual meeting of the National Conference on Charities and Correction in May in St. Louis.

Addams reports to Smith on events at the National Conference on Charities and Correction.

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.
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