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Excerpts from Addams' speech discussing conditions for individual women workers who seek to improve wages and working conditions.
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Addams addressed a meeting of teachers and laborers on the need for funds to support better education on February 11; the lecture was published on March 5, 1905.
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Addams sends her regrets to Andrews that she cannot become a contributing member to the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Addams and a number of other leaders petition President Taft to open a commision to study the conditions of labor, its relation to the government, the cost of strikes, and trade unions.
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Addams discusses public reaction against trade-unions, strikes, and their activities.
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Addams discusses the role that education plays in the life of the workingman. This article is an excerpt from Democracy and Social Ethics.
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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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The American Association for Labor Legislation prepared this form letter to gather support in Illinois for limiting work for women to 60 hours per week.
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Addams writes Andrews about a letter he sent her.
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Osgood asks Addams to write an article for the Survey laying out the problem of different labor legislation standards from state to state.
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Addams discusses with Commons her plans to start a League for labor legislation in Chicago and requests a visit with him and Richard T. Ely.
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Post informs Addams that the newspaper coverage of the Women's Trade Union League's decision to move their meetings from Bowen Hall at Hull-House to the Chicago Federation of Labor Hall was inaccurate and designed to cause hard feelings.
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Ely expresses enthusiasm for Addams' proposal to start a local chapter of the American Association for Labor Legislation and suggests people who can help.
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Addams updates Ely on the efforts to form a Chicago branch of the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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The Inter Ocean summarizes Addams' lecture on rising corruption in trade union leadership.
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Addams asks Osgood to send receipts for reimbursement to her and John Commons for their visit to Chicago to help establish a branch of the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Addams writes Osgood about the importance of John Commons' attendance at the American Association for Labor Legislation meeting.
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Osgood invites Addams to speak at the Chicago meeting of the American Association of Labor Legislation and asks for a meeting beforehand.
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Addams sends a copy of the invitations for the meeting of the American Association of Labor Legislation to Osgood.
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Osgood writes Addams about a legislative opportunity in Illinois for the Chicago branch of the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Midwood is studying in Amherst College and is interested in philanthropy.
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Addams provides an overview of the activities of the Hull-House Labor Museum, complete with illustrations of weaving. The sixteen-page report discusses the weaving and cloth-making techniques of various immigrants who live in the Hull-House neighborhood.
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Gompers writes Addams regarding Ben Tillett's visit to Chicago and the prospect of Tillett delivering an address at Hull House.
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Addams reports to Smith on events of her trip to New York, meetings, dinner parties, and news of family and friends.
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Addams reports that the strike was the topic of her latest speaking tour, and looks forward to Landsberg's recovery from illness.