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

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

Addams remarks on an altercation between Clement Pfuetzner and socialists meeting at Hull House.

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

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

Addams updates Landsberg on the goings on at 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.

In a speech at Carnegie Music Hall, Addams discusses immigrants to America and the work ethic of Chicago immigrants.

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

Addams writes Abbott about room allotments for Hull-House residents.

Addams writes Smith about Hull-House activities.
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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.
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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 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 writes Lindsey about the positive effects of the Boy Scouts.

Addams thanks Lindin for her monthly donation and offers some news from Hull-House.

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.

Addams has enjoyed having Marcet Haldeman play music at Hull-House.

A clipping discusses Addams' talk to the Federation of Women's Clubs, featuring on her discussion of a rumor of a "devil baby" at Hull-House.

Devine encourages Addams to take steps for her health, and remarks upon his daughter's similar condition.

Addams thanks Hamill for the roses and describes Christmas at Hull-House.

Kellogg asks Addams for help getting stories for the Survey from people who have just returned from Russia.

Smith reacts to Landsberg's plans to spend a year in Austia.