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Addams discusses the Funds to Parents Act, which provides charitable support for impoverished children.
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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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Addams explains the Progressive Party's approach to child labor and legislation.
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Andrews asks Addams, as a member of the Committee on Unemployment, to assist with a report for the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Addams testifies that the system of child labor destroys genius, and how work on the stage damages children.
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Matheny informs Addams about the Progressive legislation agenda and suffrage in West Virginia and asks her to be a part of it all.
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Lewis asks for Addams' suggestions on legislative language related to the recall of judicial decisions.
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Lewis asks the Drafting Association to work on creating legislation for workmen's compensation.
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Lewis asks for Addams' approval of the wording of a draft of the Progressive Party's Workmen's Compensation Act.
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A published version of Addams' lecture on March 12 at the National Child Labor Committee Conference in Birmingham, Alabama, in which she discussed child labor legislation in Illinois.
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Addams' testimony before an Illinois State Senate committee as the leader of a contingent to oppose legislation in Illinois that would exempt child actors from the state's 1903 Child Labor Law.
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Addams' lecture on March 12 at the National Child Labor Committee Conference in Birmingham, Alabama, in which she discusses child labor legislation in Illinois.
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Addams led a contingent to oppose efforts to exclude child actors from child labor laws. She testified before the State Senate committee considering the bill, along with Will J. Davis (speaking for the bill), Mrs. Coonley-Ward, Mrs. A. T. Aldrich, Margaret Halsey, and Anna Nichols.
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Members of the American Association for Labor Legislation asks Sharpe to donate to their campaign for labor legislation in Pennsylvania.
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Tufts asks Addams to head a child labor committee in order to secure three measures.
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An excerpt from Addams' March 22 speech at Faneuil Hall to the Boston Equal Suffrage Association and the Women's Trade Union League on the changes in women's work brought about by factory work.
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A House bill, introduced by Victor Murdock, to create a Commission on Naturalization.
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Newspaper summary of Addams' speech on child labor and the need for new laws.
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Kellogg writes Bowen regarding a number of labor legislation bills.
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The American Association for Labor Legislation seeks support of time and money to conduct its work.
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Lewis writes Addams about the agenda of the upcoming meeting of the Legislative Reference Committee of the Progressive National Service.
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A proposed resolution setting out the rules regarding the recording of committee meetings.
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McCarthy offers his assistance in developing a legislative bureau within the Progressive Party.
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McCormick discusses his views on the legislative agenda of the Progressive Party.
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McCarthy asks Addams for financial backing for his plan to hire stenographers to help create and distribute materials and legislative bills for the Progressive Party Legislative Bureau.
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Bates writes Addams in support of her work to ban child actors from the theater.
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Oglesby informs Addams that allowing her request to speak at the hearings on the child actor bill was not within his power.
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Chute and Brown send Addams a telegram regarding the defeat of stage bill in the Illinois Senate.
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Brown informs Addams that the street trades bill she favored failed in the Illinois Senate, but the child stage bill she opposed also failed.
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