Community Service Society Archive, 1842-1995

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Devine asks Addams to write a letter of recommendation for Florence Kelley as Labor Commissioner of New York.

Addams writes in support of Florence Kelley's application, noting her work on labor laws in Illinois.

Devine thanks Addams for her letter and promises to do what he can to secure Kelley's nomination as NY Labor Commissioner.

Addams writes Persons about the limitations of a new Illinois law to provide aid for poor parents with children.