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  • Subject is exactly "settlements, founding"
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Addams' speech on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the University Settlement about the growth of the settlement movement.
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McNelly, who is organizing a settlement house in Seattle, writes Addams for information that may assist her in the planning.
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Addams asks Blaine for a donation to support an African American settlement in Chicago.

Addams provides Hope with information on starting a settlement.
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Addams discusses the history of social settlements in Illinois at a meeting of the Illinois State Historical Society, discussing the neighborhoods, settlement foundings, child labor, African Americans, and other similar charitable organizations.

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

Addams writes a letter of introduction for Harriet Van De Vaart, who is building a new settlement.

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

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.

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

Ovington proposes establishing a settlement to work with African-Americans in New York and asks Addams' advice.
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Kent asks Addams for suggestions of a man to run a new settlement planned in Crawfordsville, Indiana.
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