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Stenographic transcription of Addams' speech to the National Arbitration and Peace Congress in New York City. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only way of displaying patriotism, suggesting instead that we seek examples in industrial progress.
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Addams' second speech at the National Arbitration and Peace Congress, given at the University Session. The speech discusses changes in society that make the ground fruitful for peace movements. The speech was published in the conference proceedings.
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A stenographic transcription of Addams' second speech at the National Arbitration and Peace Congress, given at the University Session in which she argues that the moment for peace activism is here and can best be led from America.
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Addams' speech to the American Hospital Association meeting, held in Chicago on September 17, 1907 was later published in the organization's journal. In her talk Addams discusses prejudice against the poor in hospitals and their reluctance to seek care from hospitals.
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King invites Addams to speak at the Religious Education Association in Washington, DC.
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Addams was one of six people who commented on John R. Commons' paper at the American Sociological Society meeting in Madison, Wisconsin, in December 1907. Addams' comments were published in the proceedings.
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Fisher writes about the upcoming conference of State and Territorial Boards of Public Health to discuss pending Senate and House bills affecting public health.
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Osgood encloses some credentials for Addams' signature.
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Addams certifies that Maud Nathan represents the American Association for Labor Legislation at the upcoming conference.
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Du Bois discusses arrangements for Addams' participation in the Conference for the Study of Negro Problems in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Addams declines Du Bois' offer to stay at Atlanta University due to a prior engagement.
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Osgood invites Addams to speak at the Chicago meeting of the American Association of Labor Legislation and asks for a meeting beforehand.
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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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Table of contents and page with the membership of the Committees on immigrants, press and publicity, and state corresponding secretaries.
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Addams compares the United States' treatment of women and children in labor to the ways of European countries. This speech was given at public meeting associated with the Conference on the Care of Dependent Children, in Washington, D.C. on January 25, 1909.
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Addams is one of a number of people who sign a call for a conference to examine the situation of African-Americans since emancipation. Various versions of the call appeared in newspapers across the country.
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Addams discusses a previous study on newsboys and argues that there are no child labor laws that protect them. These comments were made at the National Child Labor Committee annual meeting in January 1909.
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Addams discusses the nature of the peace movement and the key players within it before the Chicago Association of Commerce.
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Addams invites Bressler to give a paper at a program on immigration she is planning for the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Draft program Addams sends to David Bressler for the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Addams argues that it is time for women to work in groups and advocate for causes that are important to them, like peace. Addams gave this address at the Second National Peace Congress in Chicago on April 27, 1909. This version was published in the proceedings.
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Article about the creation of a permanent committee, on which Jane Addams was invited to serve, coming out of the Conference on the Status of the Negro.
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Spiller invites Addams to join a committee for the Universal Races Conference, if she is sympathetic to the cause.
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Walling invites Addams to join the permanent committee created from the Conference on the Status of the Negro.
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Addams argues that even as immigration has caused congestion in cities, it has also brought cultural beauty, which Americans should embrace and enjoy. This speech was given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction in Buffalo on June 12, 1909.
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Addams reports to Smith on events at the National Conference on Charities and Correction.
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Addams reports on the National Conference on Charities and Corrections and shares news with Haldeman about her trip to Buffalo.
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Addams writes Smith about her acceptance speech as president and some of the work of the National Conference on Charities and Correction.
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Addams sends Osgood a program from the Congress of the International Council of Women and praises the German participants.

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