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In 1894, Addams gave a speech to the Chicago Woman's Club and the Twentieth Century Club about the Pullman strike. The speech was not published until 18 years later, in the November 1912 Survey. In it, she draws comparisons between the key players in the strike, particularly George Pullman, and Shakespeare's dysfunctional royal family.
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Addams discusses the labor situation in Chicago and argues that the Progressive Party will support the work of trade unions.
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Addams discusses the labor situation in Chicago and argues that the Progressive Party will support the work of trade unions. This is one of a series of articles she prepared for the Central Press Association as part of the Progressive Party campaign in 1912.
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Newspaper account of Addams' comments after all-night efforts to settle a teamster's strike ended in failure. These quotes are part of a larger news article on the negotiations.
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Addams' comments to striking girls about working conditions and labor organization. The strike, against the International Harvester Company, Deering Division, resulting in the shut down of the plant, putting 6,000 out of work. This is a portion of a longer article on the strike.
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Jesse Ashley's article describing a strike in Massachusetts.
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Addams and a number of other leaders petition President Taft to open a commision to study the conditions of labor, its relation to the government, the cost of strikes, and trade unions.
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Addams discusses public reaction against trade-unions, strikes, and their activities.
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Addams writes Smith about a meeting of the Woman's Club and Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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Addams responds to issues Smith mentioned in her last letter.
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Addams updates Smith on the 1910 Chicago Garment Workers' Strike and the status of her book, Twenty Years at Hull House.
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Addams writes to Smith with news about her page proofs and the Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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Addams thanks Blaine for her contributions to a milk fund.
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Addams asks Brandeis to see George H. Mead regarding the Garment Workers' Strike in Chicago.
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Addams invites Brandeis to address a meeting of the Citizen Committee in order to bring public attention to the Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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A summary of decisions on the law of contempt regarding peaceful picketing and strikes.
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Dupuy encloses a clipping regarding recent court decisions on strikes that he thinks will interest Addams.
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Addams expresses concerns about the Chicago Stockyard Strike and plans to return to the city shortly.
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Jones sends Addams funds for the miners on strike and offers his opinion on the issue.
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Love writes Addams about two strikes in Aurora, Illinois, and expresses his hopes that factory owners and unions can come to a common solution.
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Addams reports that the strike was the topic of her latest speaking tour, and looks forward to Landsberg's recovery from illness.
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