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Addams describes the efforts of Hull-House in a speech to the Sunset Club in Chicago.

Addams eagerly awaits Kelley's arrival for a month in March and plans a meeting.

Addams reminds Blaine about a reception for neighborhood teachers at which Elizabeth Hughes will speak.

Addams sends Blaine early products of the labor museum, which Blaine helped inspire and support.

Addams thanks Blaine for her donation, which will secure future manual classes and the Labor Museum.

Addams invites Jones and his wife to come to Hull-House to meet Peytr Kropotkin and to hear him lecture.

Addams reports on the recommendations of the City Homes Association in regard to the building of tenement houses in Chicago.

Addams writes Ainsworth that she came back directly from New Orleans to push the building schemes at Hull-House.

Addams asks Sutliff for the use of the college buildings for the Rockford College Summer School and explains that her fundraising work for Hull-House makes it impossible for her to undertake other things.

Addams writes Wald about staffing at Hull-House and a Miss Green.

Addams discusses expansions to Hull-House and donations, and then reports on a visit to Smith's family.

Addams writes Wald about hiring a Miss Green for the Coffee House if Ida Cronk leaves.

Addams reports to Ely about her lack of progress on her book, Democracy and Social Ethics, because of activities at Hull-House.

Addams writes Haldeman, discussing summer plans and noting that she will be at summer school more than usual.

Addams updates Kelley about her life and their friends.

Addams writes Smith about upcoming events at Rockford College.

Addams graciously declines Skiff's offer of museum cases for the Hull-House Labor Museum, because there is no room for them.
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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.

Addams writes Haldeman about sending baby gifts to Esther Hulbert, and she also reports various news.

Addams recalls the different difficulties in creating an inviting and educational space for Italian immigrants.

A newspaper report of Addams' speech before the Woman's Club of Bloomington, on the work of the University Social Settlement. Addams provided a history of settlement work and the basic principles at Hull-House.

Newspaper coverage of Addams' November 19 address to the Chicago Business Woman's Club linking child labor to laziness in adults.

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