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  • Mentions: Addams, Jane (1860-1935)

Smith writes to Kelley regarding education expenses for Sara as well as on the health of some of Kelley's friends in the neighborhood.

An article about an upcoming conference of employers and employees centered on discussion of the eight-hour workday.

Booth apologizes to Addams for the publisher's neglect of her corrections for the second printing of Democracy and Social Ethics.

Ely writes to Alice Hamilton to inform Addams of what she needs to wear at her honorary degree ceremony.

Article that announces that Addams will receive an honorary degree at the University of Wisconsin Commencement.

Smith chats with Wald about plans for the summer and her ward.

Maude encloses a donation to Hull-House and discusses his disputes with John C. Kenworthy, who is to stay at Hull-House.

Article describing the events of the women's meeting at the International Peace Congress in Boston that includes portions of speeches by Lucia Ames Mead, Mrs. W. P. Byles, Jane Addams, and Miss M. E. Dunhill.

Smith asks whether Kelley can come to visit in November.

Severance writes a letter of introduction for Addams to visit Rep. John A. Tawney in Washington.

Neill updates Breckinridge about the status of getting funding for the women's labor study, suggesting that Addams should testify before the Congressional Committee.

Tawney confirms that he will consider a study of women's labor and appropriation authorization is approved.

Gleason discusses a dinner he had with Jane Addams in a letter to his mother.

At the inaugural meeting of the National Juvenile Protection Association held at Hull-House, Addams argues that the police should become educated about the needs of children.

Lindsey recommends some people to be on the Committee on Federation of Children's Betterment League.

Newspaper clipping enclosed in a letter from Addams to Lindsey. Recalls Lindsey declining money from the Rockefeller family, fearing that it was not honest money.

Deknatel writes that Addams has been working so hard for the Board of Education that she has been unable to take outside lectures, she will, if possible, make an exception for Rockford College.

Hammond tells the Editor of Christian Socialist his thoughts on Addams' book, Newer Ideals of Peace.

James praises Addams for her book, Newer Ideals of Peace.

An excerpt from a letter by Addams, Lillian Wald and Mary McDowell to labor unions, seeking an investigation of working conditions for women and children.

Addams chastises newspapers for glamorizing the story of Harry Thaw, an heir to a railroad fortune who killed his wife's lover.

The memorandum explains why it is necessary for the federal government to establish a Bureau of Health.

Dennes promises Addams she will refrain from drinking liquor and that if tempted will seek her help.

The manager of the New York telegraph office tells Conklin that her telegram to Addams was not delivered as Addams had left the city.

Fisher writes about the upcoming conference of State and Territorial Boards of Public Health to discuss pending Senate and House bills affecting public health.

Phillips sends Tarbell a copy of Addams' speech to the Playground Aid Association and discusses publishing portions of it.

Loeb sends Addams the monthly Hull-House donation of Richard Sears, of Sears, Roebuck & Co.

B. F. writes in praise of Addams' article "The Chicago Settlements and Social Unrest" in Charity and the Commons, discussing the role of the settlement in integrating immigrants into city life.

Amidon writes Bruce to praise Jane Addams and report that she is well loved.
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