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Addams discusses Scudder's opposition to Wellesley's accepting a donation from Standard Oil, and locating people to fill a position at a settlement.
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Jane Addams' diary.

Ely encourages Addams to continue working on Democracy and Social Ethics and to send him a general description of it for advance publication.

Addams updates Ely on her progress on Democracy and Social Ethics.

Addams writes Haldeman about a book by William Allen White, probably Stratagems and Spoils: Stories of Love and Politics (1901).

Addams writes Haldeman regarding legal matters, a visit from John Linn, and Christmas gifts.

Addams provides Sax contact information for J. Weintraub in New York and discusses her recent lecture in Iowa.

Addams apologizes for failing to send Blaine her New York lecture.

Anderson seeks Addams' advice on hiring a new person to take over the Neighborhood House in Louisville, KY. She discusses the function of a settlement and the relationship between religion and settlement work.

Addams complains about a bust and advises Haldeman not to order it without seeing it, and notes some stir in the Dakota land.
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Addams' draft notes for a eulogy for Alzina Parsons Stevens in which she quotes from William Wordsworth's "The Happy Warrior."
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Addam's notes for a tribute to Alzina Parsons Stevens, the president of Hull-House's Woman's Club.

Addams eagerly awaits Kelley's arrival for a month in March and plans a meeting.

Addams updates Haldeman about financial and legal dealings about the Lake Forest property.

Addams thanks Moody for his recent poem, "On the Soldier Fallen in the Philippines," published in the Atlantic and discusses her inadequate reaction to the war dead.

Addams briefly asks Kelley not to send any money because John Kelley was her guest.

Moody thanks Addams for her letter and remarks how much her praise of his poem, "On the Soldier Fallen in the Philippines," means to him.

Addams writes to Haldeman about the disposition of debts and taxes on Mary Linn's estate, interactions with John Linn, and her financial situation.

Harrison writes to Addams, hoping to arrange a visit to Hull-House during his upcoming stay in Chicago.

Addams sends Blatchford a check for a fee and requests information about taxes owed on properties in Mary Linn's estate.

Addams apologizes for writing the wrong amount on the check she sent and acknowledges Blatchford's check.

Harrison thanks Addams for her hospitality during his visit to Hull-House and remarks upon his behavior and the character of the settlement.

Addams discusses the upcoming visit of Peytr Kropotkin and asks if Ely can arrange any lectures for him in Madison, Wisconsin.

Addams informs Blaine that she and Elizabeth Hughes will visit on Friday.

Addams asks if Adams can arrange lectures in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for Peytr Kropotkin in April, noting that she seems to have become his western manager.