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An article about an upcoming conference of employers and employees centered on discussion of the eight-hour workday.
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Addams asks Forbush for suggestions on neighborhood improvement for presentation at the National Council Charities and Corrections in Portland.
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Addams asks Treat for suggestions on neighborhood improvement for presentation at the National Council Charities and Corrections in Portland.
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Addams invites Robins to a conference of settlement folk.
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Addams gave this speech at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, reporting on the activities of the Committee on Neighborhood Improvement.
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Article summarizes and quotes from Addams' speech and comments on neighborhood improvement at the National Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Shaw writes Addams about the papers to be read at the municipal government conference.
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Addams encourages Wald and McDowell to attend the Peace Congress in Boston so that they can meet to discussion Women's Trade Union League matters.
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Addams describes events at the Universal Peace Conference and news of friends.
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Addams discusses the problem of inducing people to engage with the peace movement rather than following more nationalistic and warlike activities.
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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.
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Addams gave this speech at the first meeting of the National Child Labor Committee, held in New York City. In it she discussed the child labor reform work done in Chicago.
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At the inaugural conference of the Women's Trade Union League, held at the Berkeley Lyceum in New York, Addams argues that women workers should unionize to improve working conditions.
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Du Bois invites Addams to speak for twenty minutes about ""the Negro problems" at the Tenth Annual Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems.
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Addams declines Du Bois invitation to the Atlanta Conference on Negro Problems due to a glut of commencement speeches on her schedule.
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Addams thanks Dewey for the invitation to the Lake Placid conference, but she is unable to attend due to her heavy lecture schedule.
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Addams asks Woods if he can attend a truancy conference in Chicago and to persuade Joseph Lee to reconsider.
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Addams telegrams Lee to reconsider attending the truancy conference in Chicago
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Addams thanks Wald for her hospitality, complains of the great amount of work she is doing, and hopes Wald can speak at the truancy conference.
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Addams' argues that child labor is the greatest social ill in remarks at the American Humane Association Convention on November 14, 1906. This version was published the next month.
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Addams telegrams Wald that she has put her on the program of the truancy conference and asks her to come for a few days.
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Addams thanks Wald for her contributions to the Truancy Conference and encloses a check to cover expenses. She remarks on Washington and Cincinnati trips.
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Addams asks Blaine for her cooperation on a committee to plan an Industrial Exhibit.
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Addams asks Nestor to be a part of a committee for an Industrial Exhibit in Chicago.
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Gannett writes Addams to praise her book and entice her to attend the National Women's Suffrage Association meeting in February.
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A newspaper report and excerpts from Addams' February 17 speech at the National Suffrage Convention, after the defeat of municipal suffrage for women in Chicago.
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Addams introduces the Chicago Industrial Exhibit's goals and content for publication in its Handbook.
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Addams' speech to the first National Arbitration and Peace Congress of America, given in New York at an evening session at Carnegie Hall. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only means to display patriotism, suggesting instead that people look for examples in industrial progress. The speech was published in the Congress Proceedings.
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Addams' speech to the first National Arbitration and Peace Congress of America, given in New York at an evening session at Carnegie Hall. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only means to display patriotism, suggesting instead that people look for examples in industrial progress. The speech was published in the Congress Proceedings, and later edited by hand.
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Stenographic transcription of Addams' speech to the National Arbitration and Peace Congress in New York City. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only way of displaying patriotism, suggesting instead that we seek examples in industrial progress.

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