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Addams writes Landsberg about upcoming activities at Hull-House and her recent work on Twenty Years at Hull House.
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Addams writes to Gyles hoping that she will change her mind about leaving Hull-House.

Addams sends a birthday gift to Haldeman and regrets that she will not see Marcet Haldeman when she is in Chicago.

Murphy asks Addams to set up a Children of the Republic club at Hull House to teach patriotism and citizenship to boys.

Scott praises Addams for the Hull-House Year Book and notes that Katharine McCormick will visit when next in town.

On behalf of Leonora Hamlin, Austin forwards to Addams a selection of letters to the Chicago Municipal Museum.

Addams is delighted that Landsberg agreed to take on a secretarial position.
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Addams provides an overview of the activities of the Hull-House Labor Museum, complete with illustrations of weaving. The sixteen-page report discusses the weaving and cloth-making techniques of various immigrants who live in the Hull-House neighborhood.

An excerpt of Addams' lecture on how settlement houses give people opportunities to practice arts and crafts, an important activity for immigrants afraid of losing their cultural heritage.

Addams writes to Wald about the reception of William Dean Howells' plays at Hull-House and about her plans for a trip to California.

Addams compliments Barnett on her recent publications and provides updates about Hull-House and the Labor Museum.

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 asks Blaine for her annual Hull-House donation, so that they may cover costs of Christmas refreshments and invites her to hear a talk on glass factory work.

Addams sends Blaine early products of the labor museum, which Blaine helped inspire and support.
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