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Addams discusses the association in the public eye between settlements and immigrants and when immigrants are involved in high profile crimes, settlements are accused of supporting anarchism. Addams defends the role of the settlement as the bridge…

Amidon writes Bruce to praise Jane Addams and report that she is well loved.

"M. McG." criticizes Hull-House for turning into a capitalist tool and expresses hope that it will find its way back to its early successes.

Parker reports on an interview with Morrison regarding Addams' opposition to a child actor exception to the 1903 Illinois Child Labor Law.

Lindsey thanks Addams for her opinion on the Boy Scouts and shares his trouble in convincing some people of the organization's value.

Bennett sends Addams a good review of Twenty Years at Hull-House from the New York Evening Sun.

An unknown correspondent writes Addams in solidarity against an effort to exclude child actors from the Illinois Child Labor Law.

Ferguson writes Addams to confide his previous aversion to her conclusions about alcohol and to tell her that reading Twenty Years at Hull-Househas changed his opinion about her work. He also asks her to consider devoting her careful attention to the…

Sachs thanks Addams profusely for sending him a copy of Twenty Years at the Hull House.

Handly apologizes to Addams for the way other Catholics are treating Addams.

O'Connor writes in praise of Addams for taking a stand against the persecutions of Italians as anarchists.

Hatfield offers Addams advice on dealing with claims that Hull-House is a bed of Anti-Catholic activism.

Keeley writes Adams to refute charges printed in the Chicago Examinerthat he called her a "freak and monomaniac."

Perkins writes Addams to see if she happens to be the clerk who worked for his friend Mr. Hull some twenty years ago.

Smith tells Addams that despite the attacks in the press, many people support her work at Hull-House.

Morgan chastises Addams for taking a strong position on the Averbuch Incident because it could bring undue harm to Hull House.

Stolz sends Addams high praise for her article inCharities and the Commons.

Houghteling praises Addams' article in Charities and the Commons and her work in Chicago.

Culver tells Addams she will distribute the Charities and the Commons article so more people will read it.

Hutchinson praises Addams' article on the Averbuch Incident and sends his wishes to visit Hull-House.

Page writes Addams to encourage her to write an autobiography or to allow someone to write a biography about her, as her life and work would be of interest to large audience.

Burritt writes Addams for advice about drawing a connection between immigrant women and the suffrage movement and compliments her onNewer Ideals of Peace.

Schneider thanks Addams for sending a copy of her article inCharities and the Commons.

Weyl thanks Addams for sending him a copy of her article.

Robinson acknowledges receiving Addams' article in Charities and the Commons.

Dawes praises Addams' piece inCharities and the Commons about the Averbuch Incident.

Morron praises Addams on her recent article inCharities and the Commonsconcerning the Averbuch incident.

Roosevelt praises Addams' demeanor and wishes her well with her task.

Jones sends Addams funds for the miners on strike and offers his opinion on the issue.

Boring writes to Addams regarding anarchists, including Abraham Isaak, and the support Addams gave to them.
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