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Addams discusses the success of the International Congress of Women and comments on the Lusitania sinking.

Addams, along with Aletta Jacobs and Alice Hamilton, walk in Berlin with the Brandenburg Gate in the background. Addams briefly shakes hands with filmmaker Wilbur H. Durborough and continues towards the camera. The silent film is a 12-second excerpt from Durborough's documentary On the Firing Line with the Germans, released in 1916.

Addams tells a reporter from the Manchester Guardian her impressions of the International Congress of Women. A short summary of her remarks at Kingsway hall is also included.

Addams tells Landsberg that she is heading for Budapest with Alice Hamilton.
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Addams congratulates the delegates for their work, discusses the Congress' findings, and calls for a greater spirit of internationalism. She notes that the task falls to women to complete.

The Committee discusses representation from belligerent countries, decides on holding offices in Amsterdam, fundraising, and the creation of an executive committee.

Penfield tells Addams that her meeting with Baron Burián must be rescheduled.

Addams discusses plans for her return to the United States.

Addams takes notes on certain places and dates.

Wallas was inspired by Addams' speech at Kingsway Hall, and hopes to visit Hull-House with his family.

Toynbee sends Addams some pictures and sketches (not found) and praises her Kingsway Hall speech.

Pinchot, Villard, and Eastman want to arrange a welcome meeting for Addams when she arrives in New York.

Banks discusses her opposition to the efforts of the peace movement because she believes Germany needs to be defeated. She hopes to meet with Addams in London to discuss it.

Addams requests a meeting with Grey to discuss the International Congress of Women's efforts to broker peace.

Taylor explains the relationship among the British women's organizations and the reasons that she did not attend the conference at The Hague.

Margesson thanks Addams for the kindness shown to her son and hopes to see Addams speak again.

Despard is sorry that she will miss Addams at the reception and public meeting on May 12.

Addams asks MacDonald for an appointment to meet with the delegation from the International Congress of Women.

Rathbone invites Addams to speak in Liverpool to the Soldiers' and Sailors' Families Association.

Addams sends information about the International Congress of Women and requests cooperation in their endeavors.
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