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Newspaper report of Addams' speech on the need for entertainments among the poor in Chicago. The speech was given for the Sunday Evening Club.
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Addams and Edward Dunne speak on Chicago's capacity to fund recreation and park spaces.
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Addams offers a strong indictment against old fashioned religious education and argues that the church, in order to encourage modern youth to see the validity of religion, must engage the realities and distractions of urban life.
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Addams' brief opening address at the Chicago Child Welfare Exhibit.
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In this draft, Addams offers a strong indictment against old fashioned religious education and argues that the church, in order to encourage modern youth to see the validity of religion, must engage the realities and distractions of urban life.
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Lose writes Addams with ideas about how the minimum wage and moral teaching can save women from a life of prostitution.
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Lewis criticizes a source Addams used for one of her articles in McClure's Magazines.
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Addams discusses the problems that modern youth face when seeking love.
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Addams argues that young boys need an outlet for their pent-up energy and adventurousness, and that without an outlet, like a playground, they are susceptible to petty crime.
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Addams describes the current moral situation of American youth as a result of the current education and religious situations. This speech was also given before the Chicago Sinai congregation.
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Livingston writes Addams about her article on white slavery, because she herself is working in the Chinatown area of New York City working to help women get out of prostitution.
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Reed praises Addams for her new series of articles in McClure's Magazineand vents his frustration with the business class and their lack of care for the working class.
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Addams urges Senator Dolliver to support a bill in Congress to create the Federal Children’s Bureau.
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Murphy writes Addams to tell her that her new book is an inspiration to him and shares some of his own ideas about children and the treatment of African Americans in the North and South.
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Byles writes to Addams to ask for information about the Juvenile Improvement Association.
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Princess Alice writes Addams looking for aid for homeless British women in Paris.
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Lehman praises Addams' The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets and asks her if the commercialization of recreation is at the heart of the problem.
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Bowen tells Addams she wants to donate money to build a place for boys.
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Addams addresses the Merchants Club of Chicago regarding the stealing and gambling habits of young, immigrant boys.
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Barnes writes to Addams about her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, and expresses some concerns about her ideas.
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Addams writes to Lindsey expressing concern at the body of a newspaper clipping.
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