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Emerson discusses the role of education in a lecture to the Masonic Temple in Boston.

Hollis writes to Addams, discussing prospects for Dorothy Reynolds and noting that Alice Keyes is concerned for Reynolds.

Writing to Blaine, Addams recommends Clara Landsberg for a position at the Francis W. Parker School.
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Addams discusses the challenges facing college women, including the habit of self-preparation, a tendency to make an exception of herself, and the danger that study without action makes a person timid and irresolute. She argues that there is a need to do and to do for others without concern for one's own reputation that makes for good Christian work.
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A draft of Addams' article about the challenges facing college women who want to contribute to society.
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Addams discusses the challenges facing college women who want to contribute to society.

Smith writes to Kelley regarding education expenses for Sara as well as on the health of some of Kelley's friends in the neighborhood.

Addams writes Haldeman about dressmakers in Chicago, plans for the summer, and Weber Addams' condition.

Addams updates Haldeman on the progress of their nephews and nieces.
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Addams asks Skiff if the Field Museum might donate a collection of medieval textiles to the Hull-House Labor Museum.

Addams writes Haldeman about Bryn Mawr as a possible college for Marcet Haldeman.

Marot writes Addams about the possibility of teaching in Chicago over the summer and residing at Hull-House.

Pettit writes to Addams about her trip to the Kentucky mountains to visit the mountain schools.

Addams asks for Haldeman's help with Sarah Young's baby and invites her to summer school at Chautauqua, New York.

Addams writes Blaine with news of taking the Rockford Summer School to Chautauqua, New York, and asks for an opinion of the chapter Educational Methods from Social Ethics and Democracy.

Addams writes Lathrop about the progress of the summer school in Chautauqua, New York.

Hamilton writes Addams about several female preparatory schools for near Bryn Mawr for Marcet Haldeman.

Keith writes to Addams about the Chicago Board of Education.

Gompers writes regarding the American education system and its attitude towards children and labor. He requests that Addams send him any information relevant to the issue.

Hill responds to Addams' inquiry about a kinswoman (possibly Marcet Haldeman) but requires more information.

Addams asks Kelley's opinion on schooling options for Margaret Kelley.

Addams informs Kelley about the schooling plan she and Marshall made for Margaret Kelley.

Addams suggests another option for Marcet Haldeman to visit Europe in the summer.

Peemoller requests a scholarship for Ferdinand Pankonin and explains the family's poverty and need.

Addams spoke at a memorial meeting for Iroquois Theater fire victims, organized by the Chicago Teacher's Federation, about the dangers of overlooking violations in fear of being seen as bad people.