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James writes Addams about the Progressive campaign in Wisconsin and the political culture there.

Thomas discusses possible candidates for president and the idea of forming a new party.
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Addams argues for the establishment of a federal bureau for the protection of children, especially regarding the issues of child labor and education. The speech was given before the Fifth National Child Labor Conference, held in Chicago.

Sabath cables Addams that Congress passed a bill to place an immigration station in Chicago.

Johnson, a Socialist, writes Addams of his disappoint that she is supporting Theodore Roosevelt for President on the Progressive Party ticket.

McCormick asks Addams to intervene on his behalf in opposition to a third ticket in the upcoming election.

McCormick asks Addams to intervene on his behalf in opposition to a third ticket in the upcoming election.

McKelway commends Addams for her work with the Progressive Party but tells her he supports Wilson.

Baker writes Addams about his concerns of the leadership and direction of the Progressive Party, arguing that it may not be that different from the Democratic Party in terms of the character of the leadership.

Post relates to Addams an idea proposed by Jones, and explains why it was declined.

Post thanks Addams for including her name in a telegram to President Wilson and suggests asking him about the United States conducting a "police war", tasked only to protect goods and citizens.

Landon reminisces with Addams after reading a note about Addams' Twenty Years at Hull House.

Penfield sends a questionnaire on issues in the upcoming election and the best party to solve them.

Pinchot is asking supporters of his brother, Gifford Pinchot, to write statements to be published in a campaign book.

Pinchot thanks Addams for supporting Gifford Pinchot.

Pinchot sends Addams an article (not found) about the issues facing America.

Shaw writes to Addams to clarify the awkward situation between the National and State associations for suffrage in navigating the Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft campaigns.

Shaw informs board members of the National American Woman Suffrage Association about the organization's fundraising issues.

Haldeman-Julius writes to Addams about life at the farm, including how her daughter is developing, and what she is planning for Addams's birthday present.

Peck warns Addams about Theodore Roosevelt and the poor chances of the Progressive Party to elect him president.

The writer criticizes Theodore Roosevelt's platform and admonishes Addams for supporting it.

This anonymous author chastises Addams for her support of Theodore Roosevelt and encloses an article that is critical of the candidate.

Winslow criticizes Theodore Roosevelt as the Progressive Party candidate for the presidency and criticizes Jane Addams for supporting him.

La Follett writes Addams about her reasons for resigning from the board of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and discusses plans for a convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.