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Wickerman lays out three stipulations the Municipal Museum must follow to borrow a room in the Library Building.

Addams discusses her involvement with Henry Ford's Peace Ship and tells Schwimmer that she cannot intercede for her with Ford.

Schwimmer complains to Addams about the collapse of the Peace Ship and Neutral Conference for Continuous Mediation and her difficulties with the Fords and others.
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Addams' speech to the American Sociological Society argues that social interaction is the key to advancing society. In urban areas, city governments need to provide varied and organized recreations to build community.

A notice about the opening of the play, Shorty McCabe, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

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

Writing from the hospital bedside of her nephew, Addams thanks Robins for the book she sent at Christmas.

Addams thanks Blaine for sending flowers to Hull-House for Christmas.

Brooks thanks Addams for a "document," perhaps a recent article she had written.

Taylor thanks Addams for gathering subscriptions for Chicago Commons after the death of Mary Matz.

Brooks praises Addams' article on prostitution and then asks for assistance in relocating to Chicago to run her health business.

Addams sends Wald a gift and warm Christmas wishes.

Barrett thanks Addams for her articles about prostitution and explains the work of the Florence Crittenton Mission.

An anonymous writer apologizes for his misunderstanding of the biases of theRecord-Heraldagainst the police. Addams received a copy of this letter.

Corn offers Addams his argument for the sterilization of sex offenders as the only way to curb vice and prostitution.

Redington praises Addams' recent magazine articles, sends a donation, and tells her about his factory in which he employs women.

Addams received a copy of this anonymous letter, offering a scathing impression of Chicago politicians out to get Police Chief John McWeeny and criticizing the Chicago Tribune as corrupt. The writer uses derogatorynames, like "Sneaky" and "Sissy,"for…

Addams writes to Taylor that Rudolf Matz would be a excellent choice as trustee of the Chicago Commons.

Addams sends Breckinridge a letter (not found) for her consideration.

Abbott writes Addams to offer a gentle criticism of her negative use of the word "cadet" in her McClure's articles.

Addams sends Monroe some poetry written by an Italian boy in the Hull-House neighborhood and asks her to evaluate their potential for publication.

Sheldon writes Addams about meeting with her at Hull-House to discuss her work on an article about prostitution.

Addams writes James about plans for a suffrage meeting in Milwaukee.

Thomas follows up on a previous meeting with Addams at which they discussed her research and writing about prostitution. Thomas contradicts Addams' assertion that prostitution is a product of more advanced societies.

Addams writes James about a planned suffrage meeting in Wisconsin.

Addams writes Wald with news of her work, Mary Rozet Smith, and Smith's father.

Addams sends McCulloch materials in preparation for their trip to Milwaukee for a suffrage meeting.

Monroe asks Addams to contribute an article about the social settlement as an educational institution to the Cyclopedia of Education.

Addams send's Breckinridge a letter from a "promising young man" who might work at Breckinridge's School (enclosure not found).

Addams sends Breckinridge a letter (not found) from a potential employee for Breckinridge's Research Department, and suffrage matters.
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