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Addams speaks at the American Hospital Association convention and advocates for equal care, regardless of a patient's social or economic status.
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Addams discusses the movement for municipal suffrage for women in Chicago, arguing that it will help improve schools, public health, and sanitation.
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At a joint meeting of the Consumers League and General Federation of Women's Clubs, Addams argues for the passage of the Heyburn Pure Food Bill in Congress.
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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, 1907-8, Addams describes the difficulty immigrant women face as they try to assimilate into American life.
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An excerpt from Addams' March 22 speech at Faneuil Hall to the Boston Equal Suffrage Association and the Women's Trade Union League on the changes in women's work brought about by factory work.
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At the Sixth International Congress on Tuberculosis in Washington, D.C., Addams and Hamilton discuss "Economic Aspects of Tuberculosis" and why people living in poverty are more susceptible to the disease.
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Addams discusses the responsibility of the State for the public health and sanitation and child labor.
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Addams argues women's need for the vote so that they can perform their duties to family and the nation.
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"Leo Negro" writes Addams about venereal disease in the military and civilian populations.
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Addams delivered this address at the Illinois Conference on Charities on October 24, 1905, discussing the lack of interest in learning about recent immigrants and working with them.
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Dallam asks Addams to recommend people for a nursing position in her community's efforts against tuberculosis.
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Responding to Addams' latest article in McClure's Magazine, Jones discusses the role of drugs in white slavery.