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A newspaper report of Addams' speech before the Civic and Commerce Association in which she discusses the benefits of social centers.
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Newspaper report of Addams' speech at the conference of Charities and Correction in St. Louis discussing state of charitable work.
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Addams writes Roosevelt about the positive impact of the Progressive Party campaign on social reform issues.
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Addams' keynote address before the National American Woman Suffrage Association meeting in Philadelphia argues that women must have the ballot in order to maintain their moral and familial role for the betterment of society.
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Addams offers a biographical justification of why she has entered politics and joined the Progressive Party. The article was published in October 1912.
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In this speech to the National Conference on Charities and Correction meeting in Boston, Addams discusses the qualities that attract people to social work as an occupation and as a way of life, dedicated to the greater good of society.
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Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.
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Printed version of Addams' Presidential Address at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, held in St. Louis on May 19-26. Addams reviews the history of charity work and the challenges ahead. She gives examples from her experiences…
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Addams answers Updike's request to assist a young man, agreeing to introduce him to some men at Hull-House.
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Updike asks Addams to assist a young man in Chicago who has had a difficult life and needs some guidance.