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The Chicago branch of the NAACP protests the Wilson administration's apparent racial discrimination in the federal civil service.

Addams tells Breckinridge that she has doubts that discrimination against African-Americans in the federal government is increasing.

Addams asks for Taft's support on a bill to establish a Child Labor Bureau.

Addams urges Senator Dolliver to support a bill in Congress to create the Federal Children’s Bureau.

The text of a bill authorizing the Secretary of Commerce and Labor to investigate and report upon the industrial, social, moral, educational, and physical conditions of women and child workers in the United States.

Lodge agrees to assist Breckinridge with her study of women's labor.

Allison offers to help with passing an appropriation for a study on women and labor, but notes that it must come from Charles McNeill at the Department of Commerce and Labor.

Tawney confirms that he will consider a study of women's labor and appropriation authorization is approved.

Neill telegrams Breckinridge that he thinks it best to secure an appropriation for a study on women workers before created a detailed plan.

Breckinridge returns some materials about the lobbying for an investigation of working conditions for women and discusses the status of the work.

Neill offers Addams advice and assistance in securing an investigation of the condition of women workers.

North discusses the availability of data on woman and child labor held by the Census Bureau and their efforts to compile it.

North wrote to Addams about Theodore Roosevelt's complaint that there was insufficient data on women and children's employment, and asks for her help with a plan.
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