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Addams discusses child labor, the topic of an upcoming lecture at the Summer School.

Addams writes Lathrop about the progress of the summer school in Chautauqua, New York.

Hamilton writes Addams about several female preparatory schools for near Bryn Mawr for Marcet Haldeman.

Addams exhorts members of the Chicago Political Equality League to work against child labor and towards educating the poor.

Harper asks Addams to give a short lecture to high school boys and girls at the Union League Club.

Keith writes to Addams about the Chicago Board of Education.

Addams proposes changes to the child labor and compulsory education laws for endorsement to the League of Cook County Women's Clubs.

Addams discusses means of closing the divide between capitalist and trade unions.

Addams discusses the problems of child labor in relation to compulsory education.

Addams thanks Blaine for the Christmas flowes and congratulates her on work for the Francis Parker School.

Gompers writes regarding the American education system and its attitude towards children and labor. He requests that Addams send him any information relevant to the issue.

Addams calls for a charitable response to aid the famine sufferers in Sweden, discussing the different kinds of charitable work in education and relief.

Hill responds to Addams' inquiry about a kinswoman (possibly Marcet Haldeman) but requires more information.

Addams asks Kelley's opinion on schooling options for Margaret Kelley.

Addams informs Kelley about the schooling plan she and Marshall made for Margaret Kelley.

Addams updates Haldeman on the travel plans for Marcet Haldeman, Rose Richard, and Edith Hamilton.
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Addams describes the plight of child labor and education in Chicago, especially in the case of immigrants.
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Addams' draft speech, on child labor and education, given at the National Conference of Charities and Correction, in Atlanta.

Newspaper account of Addams' statement on raising of women's clubs funds to support child care for widows attending school.

Addams delivered the commencement speech at Rockford College, arguing that a lack of growth was a danger to moral life of individual and nation.

An excerpt of Addams' talk at "Settlement Sunday," held at the University of Chicago.

Excerpts from Addams' speech on educational opportunities wasted due to discrimination against immigrants.

Addams thanks Bartlett for her donation and provides an update on the summer classes.
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Addams describes child labor and education in Chicago, especially among immigrants. This is a slightly modified version of "Child Labor and Pauperism," which had earlier appeared in the proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction. It is also the full version of the "Child and Pauperism" fragment.

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