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    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Cinsy Thomas's transcribed interview of Shelly Greenberg about Abe Lincoln. According to Greenberg, Lincoln still lives in the White House. He haunts the entire house and people have seen him.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Steven Nixon's transcribed interview of Ralph Kendall about Abe Lincoln. According to Kendall, Lincoln was accused of stealing a whetstone. Lincoln had actually placed it up so high that the owner could not see or reach it.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Beth Henderson's transcribed interview of Dan Fromme about Abe Lincoln. According to Fromme, Lincoln stayed the night at Colonel Van Trees's house in Washington, Indiana, because he was on his way to Washington, D.C. to defend someone.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Donald Wilson's transcribed personal story about Abe Lincoln. Wilson states that there are several houses in Indiana where Abe Lincoln slept at one time or another.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Forrest Stilwell's transcribed interview of Dorothy Stilwell about Abr Lincoln. According to Stilwell, the Stilwell family and the Lincoln family had a falling out at one time.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Leslie Thompson's transcribed interview of Ollie Hemenway about Abe Lincoln. According to Hemenway, Lincoln learned about law in Boonville, Indiana.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Amy Monninger's transcribed interview of John Melvin Parker about Abe Lincoln. According to Parker, Lincoln only lost one case as a lawyer.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Michelle Burress's transcribed interview of Ralph Burress about Abe Lincoln. According to Burress, a family saw a ghost that looked like Abe Lincoln in Dale, Indiana.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Rick Brye's transcribed interview of Carol johnstone about Abe Lincoln. According to Johnstone, Lincoln was not as honest as people would like to think. Johnstone states that Lincoln once defended a man who was accused of killing a black man. The...
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Rick Brye's transcribed interview of Carol Johnstone about Abe Lincoln. According to Johnstone, Lincoln once jumped out a window to avoid having to vote on an issue.
    • Abraham Lincoln

    • Legends; People; People associated with politics & government; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Jeffrey Pierce's transcribed interview of W.J. Pierce about Abe Lincoln. According to Pierce, there was a house on Indiana 550 where Abe Lincoln stayed once. The front step from this house is now part of the Pierce family's fire place.
    • Reese, C.W 1925-05-07

    • Public speaking; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Abraham Lincoln Centre letterhead, 5/7/1925. Tells Eugene V. Debs that the Abraham Lincoln Centre has a forum for speakers to freely discuss their ideas. Says that in previous years speakers have been people like...
    • Sandburg, Carl 1926-05-18

    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Books; Biography;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on CHICAGO DAILY NEWS Editorial Rooms letterhead, 05/18/1926. Says that he is glad that Eugene V. Debs liked his book about Abraham Lincoln. Tells Eugene V. Debs that some day that he hopes to write a biography of Eugene V....
    • Sigman, Morris 1924-04-23

    • International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union; Invitation cards; Anniversaries;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on International Ladies Garment Workers' Union letterhead, signed by Sigman and Abraham Baroff, 04/23/1924. Says that he is writing Eugene V. Debs to invite him to attend the 17th convention of the International Ladies...
    • Sigman, Morris 1926-05-05

    • International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union; Invitation cards; Travel;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on International Ladies Garment Workers' Union letterhead, signed by Sigman, Abraham Baroff, and Jacob Halperin, 05/05/1926. Writes that the Unity House Committee of the International Ladies Garment Workers' Union would...
    • Stedman, Seymour 1919-12-20 to Theodore Debs

    • Political prisoners; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Letters;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Stedman, Soelke, and Johnson Law Offices letterhead, 12/20/1919. Says that he has heard that Eugene V. Debs will be released once the peace treaty is signed. Writes that he is sending Theodore Debs a letter he received...
    • Solberg, Mrs S.P 1921-10-19

    • Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Political prisoners; Pardon
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/19/1921. Says that she is writing Eugene V. Debs to assure him that she has not forgotten him. Writes that she thinks of Eugene V. Debs every day. Tells Eugene V. Debs that she wonders how long Warren Harding will keep...
    • Bellush, Bernard, 1943-10-19

    • Thank-you notes; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Camp Breckinridge letterhead, 10/19/1943. Says that he appreciated the photo of Eugene V. Debs that Theodore Debs sent. Writes that the photo has become his most prized possession. Tells Theodore Debs that Eugene V. Debs...
    • Stedman, Seymour 1919-11-29

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Law & legal affairs; Political prisoners;
    • Letter from Abraham Lillienthal on Forscher and Lillienthal, Attorneys at Law letterhead, 11/29/1919. Says that now that the emergency situation created by the war is over that he would like to know what the chances would be to secure Eugene V....
    • Stedman, Seymour 1919-12-20

    • Law enforcement; Law & legal affairs; Political prisoners; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Pardon
    • Copy of letter to Abraham Lillienthal, 12/20/1919. Informs Lillienthal that the only way that he could see a writ of habeas corpus applying to Eugene V. Debs's situation is in regard to the "improper" removal of Eugene V. Debs from Moundsville,...

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