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Addams discusses the problems that charity workers face when they bring middle-class assumptions about the poor to their efforts to practically help them.
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Bloomfield writes Addams for advice on forming a settlement house in Boston.
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Addams discusses the challenges facing college women who want to contribute to society.
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Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.
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Addams discusses the settlement house's role as a charity and the means by which it appeals to the poor. She spoke at the Decatur Chautauqua.
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Addams discusses the need to understand the poor in order to solve the problems of poverty.
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Addams discusses efforts made to reach the needy through settlement work. She delivered this speech at the annual meeting of the Associated Charities.
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Addams thanks Robins for his help in gathering cases.
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Addams asks Forbush for suggestions on neighborhood improvement for presentation at the National Council Charities and Corrections in Portland.
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Peemoller requests a scholarship for Ferdinand Pankonin and explains the family's poverty and need.
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Addams encourages college women at Wellesley to use their educations to improve the lives of immigrants.
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Addams gave this speech at the National Conference on Charities and Correction, reporting on the activities of the Committee on Neighborhood Improvement.
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Article summarizes and quotes from Addams' speech and comments on neighborhood improvement at the National Conference of Charities and Correction.
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Addams discusses the history of social settlements in Illinois at a meeting of the Illinois State Historical Society, discussing the neighborhoods, settlement foundings, child labor, African Americans, and other similar charitable organizations.
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Addams reports on efforts of women in creating exhibits that discussed British efforts to provide adequate housing for impoverished families.
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Addams reports on efforts of women in creating exhibits that discussed social economy compared to the Paris Exhibition in 1900.
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Addams discusses the shift from industrialism to humanism.
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Addams supports the idea of regulating theaters aimed at juvenile audiences, but not banning children from attending.
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Ely writes Addams about the prospect of moving the headquarters of the American Economic Association to the West because of the concentration of national organizations headquartered in the East.
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Addams talks with a Kansas City Star reporter about increased political participation, recreation in cities and her work as garbage collector in Chicago.
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As a foreword to the report on the Immigrants Protective League, Addams explains the difficulties immigrants face and the importance of the League's work to assist them.
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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 at Hull-House and others.
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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 at Hull-House and others.

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