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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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

The Department of Labor proposes a reorganization of work for immigrants.

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

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

Addams telegrams the president asking him to hear the Ludlow delegation about the violence done to striking workers.

This paper focuses on the relationship between ethics, economics, government, and religion.

McCumber drafts a Senate resolution empowering President Wilson to call an international conference to create a world government and international laws.

Tarbell tells Addams why she declined a position on the United States Tariff Board.

Thomas updates Addams on lobbying efforts and her upcoming travels.

Mead writes about upcoming programs and potential dates in this letter to Addams.

Jones sends Addams an enclosure (not found) that makes fun of the government listing of Addams as a person who had not helped win the war.

Addams advises Innes against sending Austrians to approach Congress to avoid the perception of foreign interference.

Brown testifies on behalf of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's United States Section for a dramatic reduction in American military spending and and for universal disarmament.

Balch asks Duggan for help establishing a commission to investigate the economic situation in Germany.

Harding makes a vague promise to Addams that his administration will pursue foreign policies of which the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom with approve.