Chicago Peace Society Papers

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Addams' secretary invites Morris to a meeting of the Chicago Peace Society where Addams will discuss the work done in Europe.

Kellogg telegrams Addams with the text of a resolution calling for the United States to initiate peace talks.

Addams advises Morris not to hire James Tryon, instead suggesting that they hire Lewis Gannett for the Chicago Peace Society position.

Morris reports on a recent meeting of the American Peace Society and discusses efforts to broaden the work of the Chicago Peace Society.

Morris informs Addams that Harold G. Townsend was elected both secretary of the Chicago Peace Society and director of the Central West Department of the American Peace Society. He extends wishes for good cooperation on behalf of Townsend.

Addams exhorts Morris to have the Chicago Peace Society drum up support for the League of Nations.