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In a speech at Carnegie Music Hall, Addams discusses immigrants to America and the work ethic of Chicago immigrants.
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Addams discusses the many programs at Hull-House that appeal to its immigrant neighbors and the additional value that their neighbors bring to the programs.

Addams asks Landsberg to take over some work at the labor museum for Laura Addams and complains that the Settlement conference will keep her away until the end of the month.
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Addams describes the poverty of the Hull-House neighborhood in the early days of her work there. She discusses the lack of security and loneliness of the elderly, as well as child labor.
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Addams writes about finding a location for her settlement and the early days of settling into the neighborhood and developing the ideas for their work.This is the third of six articles excerpted from Twenty Years at Hull-House.

Addams thanks Lindin for her monthly donation and offers some news from Hull-House.
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Addams discusses the history of social settlements in Illinois at a meeting of the Illinois State Historical Society, discussing the neighborhoods, settlement foundings, child labor, African Americans, and other similar charitable organizations.
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Addams gave a tribute to the life of Sarah Rozet Smith at the dedication of the Hull-House organ. This speech was later printed as a pamphlet.

Addams writes Lindsey about the positive effects of the Boy Scouts.
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Addams writes Abbott about room allotments for Hull-House residents.

Addams writes Smith about Hull-House activities.

Linn praises Addams' Charities and the Commons article and her work in Chicago.

Addams thanks Blaine for the Christmas flowes and congratulates her on work for the Francis Parker School.

Addams updates Landsberg on the goings on at Hull-House.

Addams remarks about Miss Lund's report, and her sympathy for Landsberg.

Addams thanks Blaine for the flowers, describing the staff of Hull-House as battered and worn from the holidays. Addams sends Blaine a silver box made by the boys in the shop.

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

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