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  • Subject is exactly "settlement movement"

Addams discusses Scudder's opposition to Wellesley's accepting a donation from Standard Oil, and locating people to fill a position at a settlement.

Anderson seeks Addams' advice on hiring a new person to take over the Neighborhood House in Louisville, KY. She discusses the function of a settlement and the relationship between religion and settlement work.

Addams discusses English settlement work at the Kenwood Evangelical Church.

Addams writes Smith about her trip to New Orleans, visiting settlements, and the Sophie Newcomb College, and attending the Methodist Mission Conference.

Bloomfield writes Addams for advice on forming a settlement house in Boston.

Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.

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.

Wheeler sends Addams a letter from Harry Selfridge and writes about going to Philadelphia.

Wharton informs Addams that they still seek a director for the Starr Centre.

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

Dudley recounts her time in Assisi, Italy, and praises Addams' book, Democracy and Social Ethics.

An excerpt of Addams' lecture on how settlement houses give people opportunities to practice arts and crafts, an important activity for immigrants afraid of losing their cultural heritage.

Bolard writes Addams about the possibility of her finding work at a Jewish settlement in Chicago.

Addams writes Ely with suggests for possible candidates to work at a settlement.

Goulder writes to Holmes praising Marion Wallace's work.

Holmes seeks assistance from Addams in securing a position for Marion Wallace at a settlement house.
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A copy of a speech about labor, philanthropy, and immigrants that Addams delivered to the National Council of Jewish Women.

Mather seeks suggestions for a new head for the Goodrich House settlement.
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Addams' keynote speech at the University Settlement's annual meeting discusses the kind of settlements that build relationships and community.
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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.

Addams invites Robins to a conference of settlement folk.

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

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

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

Addams writes to Blaine regarding William M. Salter's efforts to raise money for a permanent house for his settlement.