Anson Phelps Stokes, Records of the Secretary

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Stokes writes Addams to inform her that Yale University has decided to honor her with an honorary Master of Arts degree.

Addams informs Stokes that she is happy to attend Yale University's commencement and receive and honorary Master of Arts degree.

Stokes thanks Addams for agreeing to attend commencement exercises and be the first woman to accept an honorary degree from Yale University.

Stokes sends Addams information regarding the Yale University commencement exercises during which she will receive an honorary degree.