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Addams discusses the impact of the proposed Illinois’ “Eight Hour Bill” on both men and women workers. She spoke at a meeting of the Joint Committee for the Women's Eight Hour Bill held at the Morrison Hotel.
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Addams discusses the importance of including women in labor conferences and organizing and congratulates them on their efforts.
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Addams discusses the beneficial effect of hard work on the morality of youth.
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Addams offers an anecdote about girls in business.
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Addams discusses the role of American women as economic factors in the post-World War I global economy.
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Addams explores the role that American women will have in rebuilding the world and the economy.
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A short excerpt on Addams's belief that women will remain a factor in industry after the war.
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Lindemann tells Addams about the plight of Germany and asks help employing German women.
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A pledge sent to Women's International League for Peace and Freedom members in Palo Alto, California, swearing to join in an international women's strike if war should break out.
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Older asks Addams for a statement protesting Anita Whitney's sentence for the San Francisco Call.
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Addams discusses the problems that charity workers face when they bring middle-class assumptions about the poor to their efforts to practically help them.
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Addams weighs in on the idea that women who work in household service are more likely to marry more frequently and in better circumstance. This is part of a longer article.
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Addams and Henrotin discuss the need to form a union for housewives at a meeting of the Chicago Workingwoman's Association.
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Women argue against setting a weekly salary of $2,50 because it was not sufficient to health and well-being.
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Addams reports on efforts of women in creating exhibits that discussed British efforts to provide adequate housing for impoverished families.
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Addams lobbies several Illinois state legislators to support the passage of a bill to limit women's labor to eight hours a day.
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Addams thanks Roelofs for materials on household employment, and refers her to Sophonisba P. Breckinridge and Edith Abbott.
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Roelofs asks Addams to support efforts to investigate and reform domestic labor practices.
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An eight-page pamphlet summarizing Roosevelt's political record on labor.
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Hamlin reports on a miner's strike near Saint Paul, describing police brutality against the miners.
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Campbell tells Addams of her experiences working for a wealthy family in Chicago and thanks Addams for what she does for the working class.
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Addams discusses the role of American women as economic factors in the post-World War I global economy.