Edith and Grace Abbott Papers

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Addams updates Abbott on some health issues and asks her to pass along some information to her mother.
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Seligman sends Wald word about the appointment of a woman to direct the U.S. Children's Bureau.
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Addams and Rosenwald write Wald that they believe Julia Lathrop is the best candidate for appointment as head of the United States Children's Bureau.
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Addams writes Wald about her preference for Julia Lathrop to become the head of the United States Children's Bureau.
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Pethick-Lawrence writes Addams about arranging a visit with her in Chicago.
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Addams updates Abbott on her campaign writing and wishes she and her sister were with her.
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Addams wishes Abbott well upon hearing of her accident.
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Addams received Lathrop's letter about the Woman's Athletic Club. Addams has also met with a presidential adviser for lunch.
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Lathrop and Wald would like Addams to write an article on appropriations for the Ladies' Home Journal.
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Lathrop asks Addams to meet with a visiting scholar interested in women's vocational education.
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Wylie asks Abbott if Addams would be able to speak at Vassar College.
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Addams asks Abbott to hand to printing of a pamphlet and discusses a workshop at Hull-House.
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Addams approves of Abbott's idea to combine peace conferences to increase publicity.
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Addams discusses Raymond Robins' assignment in Russia and Hull-House affairs.
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Addams congratulates Abbott on her excellent book reviews and promises information on Colonel House.
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Addams introduces Jacquelin Bertillon to Julia Lathrop in hopes to gain her help with the juvenile court system.
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Abbott returned a letter Addams's secretary sent about a job position.
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Addams asks Abbott's opinion on writing a preface to a book.
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Addams thanks Lathrop for her donation to The Hague Conference and hopes to see her in New York.
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Jackson tells members that he will miss the next meeting and sends information about the Cleveland Conference; he also speaks of the work of William Parker as secretary.