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Addams sends a letter of introduction for Mary Heaton Vorse to Kropotkin.
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Addams speaks to the National Civil Service Reform League's annual meeting about the issues with the merit system in civil service.
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Addams details the many reasons why it is important that women be given the right to vote, and of how the suffrage movement is not just found in Western nations, but globally.
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Addams expresses why the time is now that women should be able to vote, with in regards to the social power women have which can be used for political power.
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Addams argues that it is the responsibility of a democracy to care about the social needs of its citizens.
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Lindsay sends Kellor a report of the Progressive Legislative Committee.
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Addams argues for a minimum wage for female workers. This is the third article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and women's role in affecting change.
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Pinchot clarifies his ideas about the Progressive Party's agenda going forward.
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Dodge seeks to arrange a meeting with Addams and Louise Bowen, and hopes to talk over the American Vigilance Association.
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Addams discusses her impressions of the campaign and election results in a speech to the City Club on November 13; the report of the event was published on November 27. Other speakers at the event were not included.
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Addams thanks Roosevelt for the tremendous impetus his run has given social reform and hopes to see him in New York.
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Day praises Addams' work in the Progressive Party campaign.
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Addams describes her experiences at the Progressive Party Convention, discussing how items were added to its platform, particularly labor and military planks, and its appeal to labor and women.
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams discusses working conditions for women and advocates for a minimum wage for female workers.
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Addams argues for the implementation of a minimum wage for female workers.
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Produced to appeal to woman voters, this Progressive Party pamphlet includes Jane Addams' nomination speech, a letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Addams, the party plank on equal suffrage, and the party's plans for democratic rule and social and industrial justice.
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Manny praises Addams for her new book and discusses issues in Baltimore.
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Burr praises Addams' new book, A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil and expresses her hope to join Addams in her work after she has more training.
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In this commencement address, Addams discusses the changes in perception of women's intelligence and argues that the time is ripe for women's intelligence to hold sway. The speech was later published in the Bryn Mawr Alumnae Quarterly.
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The Chicago Tribune published an excerpted version of Addams' speech on woman suffrage in Madison, Wisconsin, on January 23, 1912.
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Lyman writes Addams to share her ideas about hiring police women to monitor rooming houses and theaters to ensure the safety of vulnerable young women.
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Bok's questions for a series of interviews with Jane Addams and other prominent women are intended to find an explanation for women's "unrest" and the factors that have led to their discontent.
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Addams' speech on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the University Settlement about the growth of the settlement movement.
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A review article that includes excerpts of Addams' Twenty Years at Hull House and discusses her work at Hull-House and her contributions to Chicago.
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Printed version of Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and others.
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Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and others.
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Printed version of Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and others.
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In terms of securing their rights, Addams argues that women in America lag behind their European counterparts.

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