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Sabath cables Addams that Congress passed a bill to place an immigration station in Chicago.
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Excerpts from Addams' speech on educational opportunities wasted due to discrimination against immigrants.
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Addams discusses the perils that face immigrant women and the need for protections.
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Bressler accepts Addams' invitation to give a paper at a conference.
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Burchard thanks Addams sending a copy of Twenty Years at Hull House and looks back at his time living there with nostalgia.
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The Department of Labor proposes a reorganization of work for immigrants.
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As a foreword to the report on the Immigrants Protective League, Addams explains the difficulties immigrants face and the importance of the League's work to assist them.
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Kellor sends Addams a plan of organization for the new Federal Department of Labor for comment.
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Speranza thanks Abbott and Jane Addams for their work on behalf of the American Institute of Criminal Law & Criminology in its investigation of the courts.
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A House bill, introduced by Victor Murdock, to create a Commission on Naturalization.
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Addams reviews the research and papers of her colleagues on the topics of immigration, employment, and education at the National Charities and Correction meeting.
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Addams and Abbott write Underwood to oppose a Congressional bill to require literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams congratulates Sabath on the passage of a bill to establish an immigration station in Chicago.
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Addams tells Blaine that she is speaking with Dr. Hirsch about "Our Duty to the Immigrant " at the next meeting of the Chicago Women's Club.
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Addams expresses her eagerness to help Speranza with the Committee on Crime and Immigration.
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Rosenwald sends Schneiderman a transcript of a telegram from Jane Addams related to literacy tests for immigrants
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Addams writes Wald about the importance of the Ostrow case to the Jewish immigrant community and makes plans to meet with Cyrus Adler and Oscar Straus in Washington.
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Addams provides Straus with information on the Committee on Immigrants program coming up at the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Addams expresses praise to the President for vetoing an immigration bill.
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Addams, Bowen, and Breckinridge invite an unknown person to Hull-House for a meeting of professors and the League for the Protection of Immigrants.
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Berwald takes issue with the Tribune's stance that only true Americans have ancestors who spoke English. He also expresses his anti-war beliefs.
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Rosenwald asks Addams for the Progressive leaders to offer statements on literacy tests for immigrants.
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Smith thanks Kohn for the candies she sent to her and to Jane Addams aboard ship for their journey to Egypt and offers some details of their sea voyage.
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Addams offers a counter narrative to the idea that the U.S. government should limit immigration, arguing that immigrants provide benefits to society and are deserving of protections under the law. This is the fifth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.
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Draft program Addams sends to David Bressler for the Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Addams provides an argument against literacy tests for immigrants, proposed by the Burnett Bill recently pased by the U.S. House of Representatives.
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A letter enclosing a copy of H.R. 5819 for a Commission on Naturalization.
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