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Addams argues that American women are behind their European peers with regard to individual rights.

Pennybacker informs Addams that her letter was received, and that she wishes to attend a second meting in Washington. She goes on to express concern regarding the effectiveness of the actions the Federation takes.

An anonymous correspondent accuses Addams of being a "dupe" to Theodore Roosevelt.

La Follette writes Dennett about her reasoning for going off the board of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, recommends a successor, and shares some political opinions.
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Addams describes Bowen's life story and her contributions to numerous causes.

Parren invites Addams to attend or send a representative to the first Women's Congress to be held in Greece.
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Catt supports Addams' plan for a peace conference and makes suggestions.

Phelps sends Addams a French clipping regarding the International Congress of Women to be held in Berne, Switzerland.

Bok asks Addams for an article arguing against the idea that women over fifty should give up social service and civic work.

Bok's questions for a series of interviews with Jane Addams and other prominent women are intended to find an explanation for women's "unrest" and the factors that have led to their discontent.

Balch tells Addams about her ideas for the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's future and staffing and discusses her travel plans.

Moore sends Addams news of the Biennial Meeting of the National Council of Women.

Kellor tries to persuade Addams to hold a women's meeting in Boston next month.

Sigsbee compliments Addams on her article in American Magazine and comments on the relationship between poverty and crime.

Addams discusses plans for gathering a group of women peace activists to work on a resolution or proposal. (Enclosures not found.)

Addams writes Green expressing her delight to correspond with a man who had been in communication with the great leaders of the women's movement.

Marshall asks Addams for permission to use her name in support of women's hostel to be founded by the Stead International Memorial Fund.

Lathrop tells Addams about the formation of a new organization that will seek her and Carrie Catt as leaders.

Lathrop tells Riza that she sympathizes with the plight of Armenians in Turkey.

Coman praises Twenty Years at Hull-House and declares that Addams' writing is demonstrative of the potential of American women.
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Addams tells the story of Bowen's life and contributions to numerous causes.

Taylor explains the relationship among the British women's organizations and the reasons that she did not attend the conference at The Hague.

Thomas asks Johnson to collect as much money as possible for the Woman's Journal and sends copies of the letter to Jane Addams and Sophonisba Breckinridge.

Sewall reports on her activities and fears that she will not be able to make the Washington planning meeting.