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Addams eagerly awaits Kelley's arrival for a month in March and plans a meeting.
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Addams reminds Blaine about a reception for neighborhood teachers at which Elizabeth Hughes will speak.
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Addams sends Blaine early products of the labor museum, which Blaine helped inspire and support.
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Addams thanks Blaine for her donation, which will secure future manual classes and the Labor Museum.
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Addams invites Jones and his wife to come to Hull-House to meet Peytr Kropotkin and to hear him lecture.
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Addams reports on the recommendations of the City Homes Association in regard to the building of tenement houses in Chicago.
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Addams writes Ainsworth that she came back directly from New Orleans to push the building schemes at Hull-House.
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Addams asks Sutliff for the use of the college buildings for the Rockford College Summer School and explains that her fundraising work for Hull-House makes it impossible for her to undertake other things.
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Addams writes Wald about staffing at Hull-House and a Miss Green.
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Addams discusses expansions to Hull-House and donations, and then reports on a visit to Smith's family.
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Addams writes Wald about hiring a Miss Green for the Coffee House if Ida Cronk leaves.
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Addams reports to Ely about her lack of progress on her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, because of activities at Hull-House.
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Addams writes Haldeman, discussing summer plans and noting that she will be at summer school more than usual.
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Addams updates Kelley about her life and their friends.
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Addams writes Smith about upcoming events at Rockford College.
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Addams graciously declines Skiff's offer of museum cases for the Hull-House Labor Museum, because there is no room for them.
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Addams discusses the challenges facing college women, including the habit of self-preparation, a tendency to make an exception of herself, and the danger that study without action makes a person timid and irresolute. She argues that there is a need to do and to do for others without concern for one's own reputation that makes for good Christian work.
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A draft of Addams' article about the challenges facing college women who want to contribute to society.
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Addams discusses the challenges facing college women who want to contribute to society.
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Addams writes Haldeman about sending baby gifts to Esther Hulbert, and she also reports various news.
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Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.
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A newspaper report of Addams' speech before the Woman's Club of Bloomington, on the work of the University Social Settlement. Addams provided a history of settlement work and the basic principles at Hull-House.
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Newspaper coverage of Addam's November 19 address to the Chicago Business Woman's Club linking child labor to laziness in adults.
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Addams thanks Sikes for her contribution to the Christmas fund at Hull-House.
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Addams provides an overview of the activities of the Hull-House Labor Museum, complete with illustrations of weaving. The sixteen-page report discusses the weaving and cloth-making techniques of various immigrants who live in the Hull-House neighborhood.
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Addams asks Skiff if the Field Museum might donate a collection of medieval textiles to the Hull-House Labor Museum.
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Addams thanks Blaine for her check and promises to show her the Labor Museum.
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In this published excerpt of a lecture given on March 25, 1902, Addams describes how Hull-House provides a cheaper form of theater entertainment for the neighborhood.
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Jones writes Addams about her request for a gas engine, adding that he hopes to see her soon.

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