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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, 1907-8, Addams describes the difficulty immigrant women face as they try to assimilate into American life.
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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, Addams speaks about the difficulty of assimilation into American life for immigrant women.
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At the Sixth International Congress on Tuberculosis in Washington, D.C., Addams and Hamilton discuss "Economic Aspects of Tuberculosis" and why people living in poverty are more susceptible to the disease.
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Addams gave this speech at the first meeting of the Playground Association of America, held in Chicago, June 20, 1907. She spoke on the importance of play in the life of industrial and urban societies. The speech was published in August in Charities…
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Addams' speech to the first National Arbitration and Peace Congress of America, given in New York at an evening session at Carnegie Hall. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only means to display patriotism, suggesting…
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Addams discusses public reaction against trade-unions, strikes, and their activities.
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Salisbury praises Addams' new book and shares some of her own experiences working in a candy factory.
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Speranza thanks Addams for her letter and praises her work, inviting her to come see what he is working on in New York.
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Addams confirms her plans to attend a meeting of the Board Managers of the National Society for the Promotion of Industrial Education.
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Holmer writes to Addams about shipbuilding and the differences in American and Swedish culture and languages and seeks information on Hull-House's operations.
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Addams describes the situation of child labor and education in Chicago, especially in the case of immigrants.
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Addams describes child labor and education in Chicago, especially among immigrants. This is a slightly modified version of "Child Labor and Pauperism," which had earlier appeared in the proceedings of the National Conference of Charities…
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Addams' draft speech, on child labor and education, given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction, in Indianapolis.
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Addams comments about child labor, pointing out the difference between the educational opportunities child workers had a generation ago versus those working in factories in 1903.
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Addams describes the plight of child labor and education in Chicago, especially in the case of immigrants.
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Addams' second of two lectures on the topic of "Newer Ideals of Peace," this one about the impact of labor and trade on international relations.
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McCormick writes Addams about a chapter of her book,Democracy and Social Eithics, and detailing how he plans to use the concept on his ranch.
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Adler & Lederer Law Offices asks Addams to sign a petition against the widening of Halsted Street.
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