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Addams holds that charitable work enables a better understanding of the poor, at a meeting of the Illinois Board of Charities and the Men's Club of the Fourth Presbyterian Church.

Addams discusses the role of class relations in the settlement movement. Only Addams' portion of the article was included.

Addams discusses the role that settlements play in improving the conditions of the poor. Only the portion of the article with Addams remarks has been included.

Addams made remarks during a visit to a Des Moines settlement about the role that women's clubs play in social work.
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Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences at Hull-House and…

Greene regrets that she is unable to provide a donation to support labor legislation, but she offers her time, instead.
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Addams argues that even as immigration has caused congestion in cities, it has also brought cultural beauty, which Americans should embrace and enjoy. This speech was given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction in Buffalo on June 12,…

Addams thanks Blaine for her donation to the Hull House to support "outings" for children.

Addams sends Blaine a request from Catherine Miles Hall, who is seeking funding for her school in Indiana.

Addams sends Breckinridge a letter (not found) from a woman seeking a scholarship.

On behalf of Cyrus McCormick, Steuert writes Addams that a $100 donation will be coming to Hull House.

Redington praises Addams' recent magazine articles, sends a donation, and tells her about his factory in which he employs women.

Potter praises Addams for Twenty Years at Hull-Houseand describes settlement work in China.
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