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Addams discusses the life of Samuel Barnett and Henrietta Barnett's book.

Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.
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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' keynote speech at the University Settlement's annual meeting discusses the kind of settlements that build relationships and community.

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

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.

Cooper talks to Addams about the future of the settlement movement and asks her to address the issue.

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.

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

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

Wheeler sends Addams a letter from Harry Selfridge and writes about going to Philadelphia.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Graham tells the Chicago Commons board of his plan to increase public contributions and endowments by publishing a year book.

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

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

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

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

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.

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

Barnett sends Addams some notices (not found) about her husband.