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  • Subject is exactly "Addams, Jane, and immigrants"
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Culver praises Addams' Charities and the Commons article and her recent speech.
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Addams speaks to the Biennial Convention of the General Federation of Women's Clubs on how clubs can help immigrant women adjust to life in America.
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Addams reviews the research and papers of her colleagues on the topics of immigration, employment, and education at the National Charities and Correction meeting.
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Addams argues that even as immigration has caused congestion in cities, it has also brought cultural beauty, which Americans should embrace and enjoy. This speech was given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction in Buffalo on June 12, 1909.
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Addams discusses the effects of the war on young girls and women, efforts to ban German-language newspapers, and food conservation efforts.
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Addams and Abbott write Underwood to oppose a Congressional bill to require literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams describes the Progressive Party's pledge to support new immigrants by creating protection for industrial laborers.
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Addams asks Hoover for clemency for Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti as a means of foreign-born Americans
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Addams accuses the editor of the Chicago Tribune of unfair coverage of her address, and explains her position on political deportations.
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Addams accuses Beck (the editor of the Chicago Tribune) of misleading coverage of her address at the Auditorium and demands a correction be published.
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Addams writes to Sparks regarding her place on a local committee dedicated to foreigner's affairs
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Addams agrees on a January 16 publication date for Newer Ideals of Peace and explains that she hoped to sway opinion on immigration with the book copies.
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Addams expresses her eagerness to help Speranza with the Committee on Crime and Immigration.
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Addams informs Speranza about a speech she gave on immigrants and the naturalization process, and suggests that his committee look into it.
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Addams asks Tumulty to intervene to create a special day for Ukranians to enable them to raise relief funds.
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Addams writes Wald about the importance of the Ostrow case to the Jewish immigrant community and makes plans to meet with Cyrus Adler and Oscar Straus in Washington.
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Addams writes Wald about meeting Oscar Straus and talks about the importance of the Ostrow case.
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Addams expresses praise to the President for vetoing an immigration bill.
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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O'Connor writes in praise of Addams for taking a stand against the persecutions of Italians as anarchists.
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Burritt writes Addams for advice about drawing a connection between immigrant women and the suffrage movement and compliments her on Newer Ideals of Peace.
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Reynolds praises Addam's views on the naturalization process and how to reform it.
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Addams offers a counter narrative to the idea that the U.S. government should limit immigration, arguing that immigrants provide benefits to society and are deserving of protections under the law. This is the fifth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.
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Addams accuses the editor of the Chicago Tribune of unfair coverage of her address, and explains her position on political deportations.
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Addams discusses the value of playgrounds for urban children, emphasizing the situation for youth in London.
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Addams provides an argument against literacy tests for immigrants, proposed by the Burnett Bill recently pased by the U.S. House of Representatives.
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Addams describes the Progressive Party's pledge to support new immigrants by creating protection for industrial laborers. This is a flyer version of an article put out by the Progressive Party.
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Addams argues for the creation of entertainments for urban dwellers for recreation and relaxation.
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As chair of a session, Addams comments on the papers presented regarding immigration at the National Conference of Charities and Corrections at Buffalo.
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