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Addams writes Bok that since her article was published in the Ladies' Home Journal, she has received complaints from labor friends about conditions at the Curtis Publishing Company, which publishes the magazine.
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Addams asks Blaine to support Edith Wyatt's efforts to appoint a better stockyard inspector.
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Addams scores a plan by manufacturers to form an educational institution.
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Addams discusses the labor situation in Chicago and argues that the Progressive Party will support the work of trade unions.
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The American Association for Labor Legislation prepared this form letter to gather support in Illinois for limiting work for women to 60 hours per week.
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The American Association for Labor Legislation seeks support of time and money to conduct its work.
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Tower asks Addams to write an article about the working conditions of female servants for Good Housekeeping.
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Letter welcoming people to join the American Association for Labor Legislation for a small fee.
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Freeman writes Landsberg a lengthy story about how he ended up in jail.
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The text of a bill authorizing the Secretary of Commerce and Labor to investigate and report upon the industrial, social, moral, educational, and physical conditions of women and child workers in the United States.
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Bok suggests that Addams use pamphlets of Louise DeKoven Bowen to fill her Ladies Home Journal columns while she is away in Egypt.
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Addams discusses the role that education plays in the life of the workingman. This article is an excerpt from Democracy and Social Ethics.
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Addams argues for the implementation of a minimum wage for female workers.
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Neill offers Addams advice and assistance in securing an investigation of the condition of women workers.
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Pinchot clarifies his ideas about the Progressive Party's agenda going forward.
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Excerpts from Addams' speech discussing conditions for individual women workers who seek to improve wages and working conditions.
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A compilation of Addams' writings on reducing child labor, and increasing playgrounds and education for working-class children.
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An essay collected from Addams' writings on children, child labor, and recreational opportunities in the city.
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Addams explores the economic plight of young women that often drives them to prostitution and white slavery. This is the second in a five-part series, which would ultimately be published as A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil in 1912.
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