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Addams discusses the formation and goals of Hull-House in a speech to the B'rith Kodesh Temple.
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Addams argues for the value of recreation and urban spaces for play in the life of a society.
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Speaking to the National Education Association meeting, Addams discusses her thoughts on educating mentally, morally or physically "deficient" children.
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Addams discusses the work of the League for the Protection of Children, formed to advocate for the well being of children in Chicago. The comments were made during the National Education Association meeting.
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In Addams' speech before the National Conference of Charities and Correction, she forcefully argues for child labor reform as well as increased education. The speech, given on May 10 in Richmond, VA, was published in the proceedings.
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Stenographic transcription of Addams' speech to the National Arbitration and Peace Congress in New York City. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only way of displaying patriotism, suggesting instead that we seek examples in industrial progress.
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Addams recalls stories from her childhood meetings with Civil War Colonel John A. Davis, as part of a dedication of a guest chamber at the Abraham Lincoln Center settlement in his honor. The speech was published in a pamphlet on the event.
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Shauck commends Addams for her speech at the Progressive Party Convention despite the fact that she personally disagrees with Addams' politics.
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McCartney congratulations Addams for seconding the nomination of Theodore Roosevelt for President at the Progressive Party Convention in Chicago.
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Addams informs Brett that she is pleased with the new printings of A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil, but that she is not ready to write another.
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The author eviscerates Roosevelt for seeking a third term as President of the United States and chastises the Progressive Party for supporting him.
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Gregory criticizes Addams for her support of Theodore Roosevelt and the new Progressive Party.
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Gordon refuses Addams' request to help the Progressive Party, because she believes Theodore Roosevelt in not genuine in his support of woman suffrage.
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Farrell thanks Addams for her role in creating the Progressive Party platform.
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Bradford congratulates Addams for her nomination speech at the Progressive Party Convention.
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Bass congratulates Addams on her appointment to the Progressive Party's National Committee.