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  • Subject is exactly "settlement movement"

Addams recounts a story depicted in a children's play at Hull-House, which she offers as an allegory about the importance of women in society.

Addams discusses English settlement work at the Kenwood Evangelical Church.
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Addams discusses the association in the public eye between settlements and immigrants and when immigrants are involved in high profile crimes, settlements are accused of supporting anarchism. Addams defends the role of the settlement as the bridge…
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Addams' speech on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the University Settlement about the growth of the settlement movement.

Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.
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Addams recalls stories from her childhood meetings with Civil War Colonel John A. Davis, as part of a dedication of a guest chamber at the Abraham Lincoln Center settlement in his honor. The speech was published in a pamphlet on the event.

Addams introduces Rosenwald to Harriet Vandervaart and the Neighborhood House in the hopes that he may offer a donation.

Potter praises Addams for Twenty Years at Hull-Houseand describes settlement work in China.

Abbott discusses candidates for a possible job at Greenwich House in New York.

After Addams declined an invitation to speak at the Industrial School Association in Detroit, Hatch writes in the hopes of scheduling another time and to solicit ideas for a replacement.

Hopkins writes Addams about her financial predicament and asks for advice about finding employment.

Pearl writes Addams for advice about starting a settlement house for African Americans.

Hawkins praises Addams'Twenty Years at Hull House and asks her to donate a copy to the black Social Settlement in Washington, D.C.

Woods writes Addams to praise her book, noting that will be an important part of settlement literature.

After reading Addams' "Autobiographical Notes" inThe American Magazine,Boettcher provides the German perspective on her settlement work.

Addams writes Smith from St. Louis about her participation in the the National Conference on Charities and Correction.

Norton updates Addams on his family and offers his sympathy for the negative attacks on Hull-House printed in the newspaper following the murder of Lazarus Averbuch.

Addams asks Woods his opinion about planning a meeting of settlement workers who attend the annual meeting of the National Conference on Charities and Correction in May in St. Louis.

Addams reports to Smith on events at the National Conference on Charities and Correction.

Houghteling praises Addams' article in Charities and the Commons and her work in Chicago.

Linn praises Addams' Charities and the Commons article and her work in Chicago.

Floyd would like more information on Settlement work to use in a classroom setting.

Gyles writes Addams about working at Hull-House, but expresses some concerns.

Addams writes Haldeman about an old acquaintance and the Conference of Charities and Corrections.

Tuttle asks Addams if she knows of anyone who would be willing to help run a settlement home in Paterson, NJ.

Addams invites Robins to a conference of settlement folk.

A newspaper report of Addams' speech before the Woman's Club of Bloomington, on the work of the University Social Settlement. Addams provided a history of settlement work and the basic principles at Hull-House.

Buckstaff writes Addams for advice on finding a leader for a settlement in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Wheeler sends Addams a letter from Harry Selfridge and writes about going to Philadelphia.
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A summary of discussions at the University Settlement by Addams and other speakers that discussed forming relationships as an integral part of settlement work.