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Addams writes to Wald about the reception of William Dean Howells' plays at Hull-House and about her plans for a trip to California.
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Fragment of a letter from Jane Addams, possibly to Mary Rozet Smith, that discusses invitations and the visits of Florence Kelley and the Linns.
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Addams reports to Smith about various events that have transpired in her absence.
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Addams reports about Chicago's reputation on the East Coast as a dirty city.
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Addams writes Smith of the train crash she experienced and sends news about the activities of friends and family.
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Addams writes Smith about everyday activities.
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Addams writes Blaine about John Dewey's talk at Hull-House and invites her to attend his next address.
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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.
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Addams discusses the Hull-House Labor Museum and the effect of factories on craftsmanship.
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Addams discusses efforts made to reach the needy through settlement work.
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Addams notes abuses of Hull-Houses day nurseries by lazy fathers whose wives have to work.
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Addams sends Blaine a tea caddy produced in the Hull-House shops.
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Carman encloses a report (not attached) of an inspection of Hull-House's operations looking for ways to run it more economically.
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Addams compliments Barnett on her recent publications and provides updates about Hull-House and the Labor Museum.
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Addams wants to reschedule Rice's talks at Hull-House because a Socialist candidate for alderman has opened a headquarters nearby and attendance has been poor.
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Addams asks Kelley's opinion on schooling options for Margaret Kelley.
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Jane thanks Mr. Gilder for donating poetry books to Hull-House.
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Addams delights in having another Greek Day at Hull House and encourages Barrows to organize it.
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Addams is delighted that Barrows will attend the play, and promises the manuscripts in a few days.
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Addams encloses a speech (not found) for use by the Maynard Agency, and regretfully declines their invitation to come in the summer.
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Addams thanks Bartlett for her donation and provides an update on the summer classes.
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Addams encloses a letter (not found) and asks Kelley's advice on how they should plan a meeting.
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Starr offers support in the face of press criticisms that Hull-House is too liberal in its support for freedom of thought and speech.
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Addams speaks to the North Broadway Social Settlement about how she runs Hull-House.
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Addams denies an accusation that Hull-House turned away a woman appealing for help.
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Addams writes to Blaine asking for financial help for Hull-House.
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Addams thanks Blaine for her donation to Hull-House and for her Christmas gift.
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Addams thanks Barrows for the presents and letter and discussion of a play.
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Addams tells of the expansion of Hull-House into a house owned by the Murphy family, who were relocated nearby. The house was used for the Hull-House Men's Club.
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Addams gave a tribute to the life of Sarah Rozet Smith at the dedication of the Hull-House organ. This speech was later printed as a pamphlet.

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