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Hamilton asks for Nestor's help collecting tuberculosis data.

Minutes of a meeting that discussed discharging inactive committees and members, finding suitable offices for the association, setting dates of future meetings, relationships with the new Mayoral administration, provisions of the new tenement ordinance, relationship between the association and the Chicago Municipal Museum, and the appointment of a committee, including Addams, to examine public school sanitary conditions.

Macmillan writes Addams regarding the League of Nations and compulsory testing and treatment for venereal disease.

Herbst praises Addams' series of articles in McClure's Magazine and shares some of his own opinions on the subject of sex.
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Addams' address to the American Women's Victory Dinner uses the end of the war to urge for greater international collaboration to ensure food supplies. The speech was given at the Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC.

Osgood asks Addams to write an article about public health for Charities and the Commons.

Fisher writes about the upcoming conference of State and Territorial Boards of Public Health to discuss pending Senate and House bills affecting public health.

Fisher sends Addams and other members of the Committee of One Hundred two letters from President Theodore Roosevelt, regarding the creation of a department of health.

Addams and Bowen suggest a plan for a memorial foundation for Henry B. Favill that would help prevent social diseases.

Addams invites Blaine to a private meeting of nurses, settlement folk and members of the Board of Charities to discuss the Board of Health's clinical service trial.

Addams telegrams for candidates to take over as Chicago Sanitary Inspector.

Addams asks Ball if he is interested in becoming Sanitary Inspector of Chicago.

Addams praises the work of the National Committee for Mental Hygiene to help those with mental illness.

Addams telegrams a request for candidates to take over the Chicago Sanitary Inspector position.

Addams sends Johnson a recommend for a training school for nurses.

Addams notes that she has contacted Ball and asks DeForest to telegram details on his qualifications.

Addams telegrams to ask for candidates from Boston to apply for Chicago Sanitary Inspector position.

American Association for Labor Legislation factsheet on the health hazards of lead poisoning.

"Leo Negro" writes about the effects of prostitution and marriage on American soldiers.

Dallam asks Addams to recommend people for a nursing position in her community's efforts against tuberculosis.

Urie comments on options for a boy's camp near Muskegon.

The memorandum explains why it is necessary for the federal government to establish a Bureau of Health.
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Addams discusses the responsibility of the State for the public health and sanitation and child labor.

Robins requests information about how New York marks residences with members suffering from infectious diseases.

Robins writes Ainge with suggestions on how to prepare for the examination for the position of Chicago Chief Sanitary Officer.

Report tells the importance of sickness insurance in social welfare programs.

Gerson asks Addams to clarify her support for a bill to establish a national bureau of health.

A questionnaire to collect information about newborns and their families in order for the United States Children's Bureau to investigate infant mortality.
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At the Sixth International Congress on Tuberculosis in Washington, D.C., Addams and Hamilton discuss "Economic Aspects of Tuberculosis" and why people living in poverty are more susceptible to the disease.
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Addams discusses the weakness of civil service as a force for humanitarianism, detailing the shortcomings of the public takeover of efforts that were previously in the domain of private individuals and charities.
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