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Addams discusses woman's capacity for bad behavior and that women's philanthropy should be more active in areas like child labor.
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Addams discusses the history of suffrage and argues that women in modern, urban societies need the vote.
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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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Addams gave an address to the Lake View Women's Club about her views on woman suffrage at the municipal level of government.
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Addams offers reasons in support of woman suffrage.
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Addams reports that when Lindsey was not nominated for re-election by either party, the women of Denver elected him as an independent.
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Thomas invites Addams to be the primary speaker for a College Equal Suffrage Committee that would bring Addams, Florence Kelley, Alice Park and Anna Howard Shaw to campuses to interest college women in forming suffrage associations.
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Kelley praises Newer Ideals of Peace and makes plans to see Addams at Hull-House.
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Gannett invites Addams to the National Women's Suffrage Association meeting in February.
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A newspaper report and excerpts from Addams' February 17 speech at the National Suffrage Convention, after the defeat of municipal suffrage for women in Chicago.
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Addams notifies Breckinridge about a meeting of the Committee for the Extension of Municipal Suffrage for Chicago Women.
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Thomas invites Addams to make a tour of East Coast women's colleges on the subject of equal suffrage.
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Addams argues that woman suffrage might impact the plight of fallen women who are preyed upon by men.
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Thomas is disappointed that Addams cannot speak to various colleges in the fall, but wishes her to speak for two weeks during the spring semester.
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Thomas lays out a series of lectures for Addams during a visit to Pennsylvania and Boston in March 1908 and asks Addams to consider taking on an additional lecture.
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Addams discusses the benefits of suffrage and how the vote will benefit immigrant women living in tenement houses. This lecture was made before the Ethical Culture Society at New Century Hall in Philadelphia on March 14, 1908 and published later.
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Addams discusses traditional women's roles and how they correspond to a greater need for the involvement of woman in politics.
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A summary of Addams' speech at Mount Holyoke College in support of woman suffrage as a means to foster social change.
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Addams discusses poor women in Chicago and their need for suffrage at a meeting of the College Equal Suffrage Society at Boston University on March 21. The excerpt was published later.
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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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Addams gives arguments for woman's suffrage, stressing that working class need it to be able to control some aspects of their lives.
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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, Addams speaks about the difficulty of assimilation into American life for immigrant women.
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Addams reports to Rice on their defeat in securing woman suffrage in Chicago and in Illinois.

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