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Addams reports on the recommendations of the City Homes Association in regard to the building of tenement houses in Chicago.
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Addams provides Bentley with an update on the work of the Investigating Committee of the City Homes Association.
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Addams discusses the need for better building regulations to prevent tenement fires.
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Addams argues that tenement conditions are bad and that regulations are needed to prevent worsening conditions.
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DeForest suggests that if Tammany Hall politicians let Charles Rall go, it would be an opportunity to hire him.
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Addams asks Robins if he the City Homes Association could buy some housing exhibits.
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Kales reports on the status of a City Homes Association meeting and asks a question posed in the meeting.
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Ball enclosed the minutes of the City Homes Association's recent meeting.
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Addams delivered this address at the Illinois Conference on Charities on October 24, 1905, discussing the lack of interest in learning about recent immigrants and working with them.
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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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Murphy sends Addams estimates for the prices of real estate in Chicago for the West Park Board.
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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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Addams writes McCormick about organizing a luncheon or other event of the City Homes Association in January.
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Addams agrees to attend the National Housing Committee meeting.
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At the National Conference of Charities and Correction, held in Cleveland from June 12-19, Addams discusses how the difficulties of children can rouse society's greatest sentiments for charity, but that children also have for their own intrinsic value.  The speech was published in the Proceedings.
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Lathrop writes Addams asking for a recommendation for someone to travel to New Bedford, MA to look into what is being done with regards to infant mortality.
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Abbott writes Lathrop on behalf of Addams suggesting someone to travel to New Bedford, MA to look over what is being done in regards to housing.
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Karsten tells Tully that she sent her request on girls' dormitories to Edith Reider.
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A reprint of three articles arguing that rather than erecting monuments, cities should build community centers as memorials to the war dead.
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Addams writes to Hudson about a manuscript, mentioning an acquaintance who started a lodging house for Hungarian girls.
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Barnett regrets not seeing Addams before returing to England, advises her to drop the American Commission work, and bemoans her lack of success in raising funds.
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Barnett asks Addams to write and update her on the American Commission on Ireland and housing plans.
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Addams sends Barnett the Irish Commission report and talks about Britain's role in Ireland, and Barnett's housing scheme.

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