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Riis writes Addams about a celebration where neighbors and friends gathered and offers news about the Kings Daughters Settlement.

Addams writes Wald about staffing at Hull-House and a Miss Green.

Addams discusses the settlement house's role as a charity and the means by which it appeals to the poor. She spoke at the Decatur Chautauqua.

Addams discusses the need to understand the poor in order to solve the problems of poverty.

Addams discusses efforts made to reach the needy through settlement work.
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Addams provides an introduction for a reprint of Myron E. Adams' article published in the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, on the working conditions of newspaper boys.
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Addams provides an introduction for a reprint of Myron E. Adams' article published in the Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, on the working conditions of newspaper boys.

Addams accepts an invitation to see Kingsley House in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Aldis compliments Addams on her "Chicago Settlements and Social Unrest" article about the Averbuch incident.
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Addams writes Gyles about some teachers and costs related to their classes.
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Addams introduces a discussion about the purposed of social settlements at the Abraham Lincoln Centre. The event celebrated the twenty-fifth anniversary of Jenkin Lloyd Jones' pastorate.

Wheeler writes Addams about her article on recreation for young girls in cities and expresses his desire to introduce her to his wife and sister when she next visits New York.

Woods praises Twenty Years at Hull House and provides news on her life and family.

Brewster encourages Addams to contribute to a book entitled Social Settlements.

Salomon praises Twenty Years at Hull House and believes it will be useful to social workers in Germany.

Barrett thanks Addams for her articles about prostitution and explains the work of the Florence Crittenton Mission.

Laidlaw writes Mayor Gaynor demanding police protection for social workers in New York City's Chinatown .

Barnett sends a notice to the National Federation of Settlements from a message that the late Samuel Barnett once delivered.

Taylor details the financial happenings and successful Christmas party in the Chicago Commons, as well as future plans for renovation.

La Follette asks Addams to confirm that the Phyllis Wheatley Home in Chicago is a "worthy organization."

Leidigh asks Addams for a recommendation to fill an opening as head resident for the Swope Center.

Taylor relays to Addams the financial issues of the Chicago Commons. He also tells her about the holiday season at the settlement.

Heath invites Addams to meet for a discussion of changes he plans at Toynbee Hall.

Taylor provides Addams with a report of the Chicago Commons' work for July 1915. Addams was a trustee of the settlement.

Addams congratulates Taylor on raising an endowment for the Chicago Commons.

The sender thanks Addams for sending research on settlement houses.

Woods invites Addams to speak at the National Federation of Settlements conference.

Pond writes to Bowen regarding a bequest from the Schwabacher family for a summer camp to be operated in conjunction with the University of Chicago Settlement.

Taylor explains the work of his settlement residents and why his most recent concern is about the day nurseries.
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