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Newspaper coverage of Addam's November 19 address to the Chicago Business Woman's Club linking child labor to laziness in adults.
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Addams invites Blaine to a speech she is giving at the Chicago Woman's Club.
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Addams addresses the Chicago Business Women's Club on factors that may cause children to grow into "tramps."
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Addams' second of two lectures on the topic of "Newer Ideals of Peace," this one about the impact of labor and trade on international relations.
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Addams writes Kelley about a child labor bibliography, work with charities, and Margaret Kelley's injury playing basketball.
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A 28-page illustrated pamphlet outlining the work and social conditions of newsboys and newsgirls, based on a two-day intensive investigation. In it the Committee proposes revisions in child labor laws to curb the worst excesses.
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Addams writes to the members of the General Federation of Women's Clubs regarding the organization's work with child labor and the letter
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Gompers thanks Addams for writing an article on child labor to be published in the American Federationist.
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Addams describes the plight of child labor and education in Chicago, especially in the case of immigrants.
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Addams' draft speech, on child labor and education, given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction, in Atlanta.
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An excerpt of the talk given by Addams at the National Conference of Charities and Correction of 1903 on the effects of child labor.
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Lawson notes that he has heard that Addams seeks a change in the newsboy ordinance and wants to discuss it with J. C. Schaffer.
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An excerpt from Newer Ideals of Peace, Addams recounts some of the ways child labor has ruined the future of those children exposed to it.
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McCormick agrees to join the National Child-Labor Committee and explains that he has not made a decision yet about Richard T. Ely's request.
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Murphy seeks to interest Stanley McCormick and Anita Blaine in joining the National Child Labor Committee.
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Addams encloses a message from Edgar Murphy and urges Blaine to support it.
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Addams tells Kelley that she has joined the Child Labor Committee and asks about Kelley's son, John.
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Addams discusses the importance of the Consumer's League in pushing for child labor reforms.
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Addams provides an introduction for a reprint of Myron E. Adams' article published in the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, on the working conditions of newspaper boys.
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Addams provides an introduction for a reprint of Myron E. Adams' article published in the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, on the working conditions of newspaper boys.
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Addams discusses the damage that child labor causes children, physically and mentally, and calls for it to be halted.
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Addams discusses the evil effects of child labor on labor practices and education.
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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.
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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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Writing on behalf of the National Child Labor Committee, Addams and others court financial support from public-spirited citizens in Chicago, Boston and Philadelphia.
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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.
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Addams' argues that child labor is the greatest social ill in remarks at the American Humane Association Convention on November 14, 1906. This version was published the next month.
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Addams' speech before the National Child Labor Committee in Cincinnati calls for government regulations to protect women and children.
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Roosevelt informs Allison of the passage of a law to investigate and report on the conditions of working women and children in America.
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In Addams' speech before the National Conference of Charities and Correction, she forcefully argues for child labor reform as well as increased education. The speech, given on May 10 in Richmond, VA, was published in the proceedings.
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