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  • Mentions: Addams, Jane (1860-1935)

Newspaper advertisements for A New Conscience and An Ancient Evil.

Clipping about the the Union League's invitation to Addams to speak at a celebration of George Washington's birthday.

Detrich asks for contact information for Jane Addams.
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Addams discusses the nature of the peace movement and the key players within it before the Chicago Association of Commerce.

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

Post relays the information about the fundraising needs of the Woman's Peace Party and sends charter members leaflets for them to use.

Blaine reports her surprise that Bowen has said that she promised $25,000 to the endowment to Hull-House several years back.

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

Winslow criticizes Theodore Roosevelt as the Progressive Party candidate for the presidency and criticizes Jane Addams for supporting him.

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

Lindsey writes Lathrop about a controversial child labor law, explaining his disagreement with Jane Addams over the issue.

Lindsey writes Lathrop for Jane Addams' opinions about the Boy Scouts of America.

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

Lindsey apologizes to Owen for any distress following his statement at the Theatrical Benefit and discusses child labor and child actors.

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

McCarthy sends Addams information (not found) about a bill related to the use of schoolhouses.

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

Macmillan tells Scandinavian members that Ford has offered a $200,000 donation to the International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace, and discusses reactions from the International office.

The Mirror criticizes Addams for her recent appearance at the Majestic Theatre, questioning whether she was paid and the probity of the appearance.

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.

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

Addams is removed as the guardian of Orr's estate and put in Orr's name.

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

Jacobs lists the diplomatic meetings held by members of the International Committee of Women for Permanent Peace.

Article about the creation of a permanent committee, on which Jane Addams was invited to serve, coming out of the Conference on the Status of the Negro.

Bok responds to Kellor's offer to write an article about the Progressive Party Platform aimed at housewives, noting that he has already spoken to Addams about an article along the same lines.

Evans sends an appeal to Massachusetts newspapers asking for support for Addams's contention that soldiers in Europe were given alcohol before bayonet charges.

Evans writes Thomas to discuss a $50 per month donation she wants to make for the peace movement.

Hobhouse tells Jacobs about a controversial decision made to send Rosika Schwimmer to the United States.

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