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Addams' eulogy for Gordon Dewey, who died at eight years of age.
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Addams tells a story to illustrate the danger of looking at the struggle for women's rights through rose-colored glasses.
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Addams pays tribute to Theodore Parker at a Memorial Banquet in Chicago, where she praised his anti-slavery work and support of black suffrage, blamed his generation for not extending suffrage to women, and surmised that Parker would have ultimately…
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Addams spoke at a memorial meeting for Iroquois Theater fire victims, organized by the Chicago Teacher's Federation, about the dangers of overlooking violations in fear of being seen as bad people.
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An obituary for Addams' step-brother, George Haldeman.
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Addams' obituary for her step-brother George Haldeman, highlighting his educational achievements.
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Addams writes Wald about Mary Smith's return to Chicago, Joseph Bowen's death, and the progress of the Chicago Child Welfare Exhibit.
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Addams writes Haldeman about the costs for flowers and tickets, the total of which they will share, and sends news about the sad pall cast by the death of Joseph Bowen.
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Addams' second address at the memoriam for Jessie Bross Lloyd discusses their relationship and friendship.
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Addams' eulogy for Jessie Bross Lloyd, part of a memorial held at Hull-House, praises Lloyd's friendship, love of conversation, and generosity.
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Draft of Addams' eulogy for Gordon Dewey, who died at eight years of age.
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Addams pays her respects to the late Jennie Dow Harvey, whom she knew as the Hull-House kindergarten teacher, as well as having been a dear friend.
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Addams gave a tribute to the life of Sarah Rozet Smith at the dedication of the Hull-House organ. This speech was later printed as a pamphlet.
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Addams responds to issues Smith mentioned in her last letter.
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Addams sends Landsberg the addresses of the places that she will be staying before her return to Chicago.
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Addams responds to Vittum's query about the high costs of funerals for the poor and legislation to provide relief.
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Addams forwards news of their cousin's death and asks when Haldeman might travel to Cedarville.
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Addams writes Haldeman about Sarah Porter Smith's death.
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McCulloch & McCulloch inform Addams that Henry L. Barney has left a sum of money to the Hull-House Association in his will.
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Wilmarth writes Addams about her grief following the death of her brother.
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Addams writes Lutkin to inform him of Frederick DeKnatel's absence due to the unexpected death of his sister.
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Addams writes Paulding with apologizes for her inability to make a visit to New York following the death of Ernest Crosby.
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Addams discusses Wald's kindness to Isidore Friedman and Florence Kelley's condition.
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Addams thanks Kelley for her letter, which comforted them all.
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Addams offers condolences to Kelley and asks if she would like a service held at Hull-House for Margaret Kelley with those who knew her best.
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Addams asks Wald about Florence Kelley's condition.
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Addams writes in condolence and concern about Florence Kelley in the wake of Margaret Kelley's death.
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Addams telegrams Kelley, asking if she should come to New York for the funeral of Margaret Kelley.
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Addams' eulogy Gordon Dewey, who died at eight years of age.
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Dewey writes of the grief that the family felt over the death of Gordon Dewey, apologizing for not being better communicators.