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  • Original Format is exactly "Published letter"

Stahl criticizes Addams for her opposititon to capital punishment.

Hech disputes Addams's views on capital punishment, claiming that sentimental opposition results in more crime.

Knox takes issues with Addams's opposition to capital punishment, offering examples of English justice.

Addams defends her views on capital punishment, replying to a critical editorial.

Shaw asks Addams and Villard to investigate Black lynchings once their inquiry on Ireland is completed.

Addams praises Earlham College and supports efforts to raise an endowment.

Addams informs Huntoon that she cannot appear at an event in Akron due to her health.

The Committee announces it formation and seeks to gather opinions about the resumption of international relations.

Karsten relays Addams' gratitude and accepts the honorary position for her in the American Peace Society.

Addams asks Denison to write a telegram to Woodrow Wilson urging him to join a conference of neutral nations.

Hyers denies that Mrs. J. K. Weston was a representative of the Woman's Peace Party.

Deknatel writes on Addams behalf, disputing an article which states that she is in favor of lynching African-Americans.

Letters written by a German soldier, published in Jus Suffragi, detail the moral dilemma faced by troops at the front.
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Addams sends advice to McDougald on the case of Leo Frank.

Addams hopes for Heney's success in his Senate election.

A form letter from Wilson thanks Addams for her generous response to his recent speech.

A mail-in questionnaire asking Illinois voters about their interests and seeking volunteers.

Addams questions the Mirror's coverage of her views on theater, asking to know the source of their reporting.
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A fragmented document written by Addams, possibly a draft of a speech she would later give. In it, Addams argues how nationalistic ideas are beginning to cloud peoples judgement about the war.

Clingman sends an announcement of her one hundredth birthday.

Addams discusses unwelcome letters written to her and her efforts to have them stopped.

Newspaper report of a leaflet Addams and others produced in opposition to the enlargement of the U.S. Navy.

An excerpt from a letter by Addams, Lillian Wald and Mary McDowell to labor unions, seeking an investigation of working conditions for women and children.
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Addams' defends Roosevelt's stance on suffrage, rebutting Ida Husted Harper's criticism of the candidate. The letter was published on August 25.

A circular sent to members of the National Council of Women to gather strength against a proposed Militia Pay Bill and increased militarism in the United States.

Lewis criticizes Addams and the Progressive Party for claiming to be the only party supporting women's suffrage, as the Socialist Party has supported the suffrage movement since its founding in 1901.

Warren argues that the Socialist Party supports woman suffrage and complains that the Progressive Party is lying about being the only party in favor of votes for women. Warren is appalled that Jane Addams is perpetuating this lie and demands people write her for a retraction.
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Addams discusses the value in the Hull House production of the Ajax in bringing attention to the Greek immigrants in the city.
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