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Rowe, the secretary for Illinois Governor Richard Yates Jr., writes to acknowledge receiving Addams' letter regarding Florence Kelley, and to arrange a meeting in Springfield.
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Newspaper coverage of Addams' statements involving her interest in the case of anarchist Abraham Issak.
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Van Dine writes Addams about her experiences with the asylum for feeble-minded children, particularly detailing its political difficulties, and asks for advice about creating a civil service position for the institution.
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Bradley writes Addams, acknowledging receipt of her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, and thanking her for her work.
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Jones writes to Addams about his experience with simple living and his philosophical realizations.
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Addams writes Haldeman about her pleasurable visit with Marcet Haldeman and about her trip to Washington and lunch at the White House.
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Gompers requests and article about child labor for the American Federationist, in order to gain public attention and sympathy.
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Addams wants to reschedule Rice's talks at Hull-House because a Socialist candidate for alderman has opened a headquarters nearby and attendance has been poor.
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Newspaper excerpt of Addams' speech at the Ethical Culture Society, criticizing the buildup of armaments.
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Addams suggests sending peacemakers rather than warships to Turkey.
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Addams suggests sending peacemakers rather than warships to Turkey.
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Starr offers support in the face of press criticisms that Hull-House is too liberal in its support for freedom of thought and speech.
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De Forest suggests that if Tammany Hall politicians let Charles Rall go, it would be an opportunity to hire him.
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Shaw writes Addams about the papers to be read at the municipal government conference.
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Lindsey tells Addams about efforts to vote him out as judge of the juvenile court.
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Addams finds the causes for breakdowns in municipal administration in eighteenth century idealism that foundered against nineteenth century increases in population, industry and commerce. This speech was originally given on September 25, 1904 at the International Congress of Arts and Sciences in St. Louis, MO.
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At a rally organized by Catherine Breshkovsky to raise support for Russia, Addams speaks about peace and revolution.
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Loebs informs Addams that President Roosevelt was obliged for her letter and plans to put her recommendation in his message.
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Minutes of a meeting that discussed discharging inactive committees and members, finding suitable offices for the association, setting dates of future meetings, relationships with the new Mayoral administration, provisions of the new tenement ordinance, relationship between the association and the Chicago Municipal Museum, and the appointment of a committee, including Addams, to examine public school sanitary conditions.
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Addams finds the causes for breakdowns in municipal administration in eighteenth century idealism that foundered against nineteenth century increases in population, industry and commerce. The speech was originally given on September 25, 1904 at the International Congress of Arts and Sciences in St. Louis, MO.
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Severance writes a letter of introduction for Addams to visit Rep. John A. Tawney in Washington.
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Addams asks Dolliver for an appointment to meet.
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Roosevelt praises Addams' demeanor and wishes her well with her task.
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Addams argues that government services let down the poor and the immigrants. This is a shortened version of the "Problems of Municipal Administration,"
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The text of a bill authorizing the Secretary of Commerce and Labor to investigate and report upon the industrial, social, moral, educational, and physical conditions of women and child workers in the United States.
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Addams offers reasons in support of woman suffrage.
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Reynolds asks for help in passing an amendment.
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Addams writes to Lindsey expressing concern at the body of a newspaper clipping.
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Lindsey expresses his relief that none of the false accusations made against him came from his close circle of friends. He also tells Addams that he wants her to be in a "Committee" and that he is sending out letters to prospective members.

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