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    • Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley n.d

    • New York Call; Pardon; Petitions; Socialists; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, ??/??/1915. Says that she received Eugene V. Debs's appeal and is trying to get it published in the NEW YORK CALL. Mentions that Judge G. W. Hilton, Joe Hill's lawyer, is going to be bringing Hill's case before the Board...
    • Johnny Appleseed

    • Celebrities; Legends; Folk Heroes; People associated with agriculture;
    • Christina Hill's transcribed interview of Judith Hill's account of the origins of the apple orchard on the banks of the Wabash River.
    • Handy, John K. 1915-09-08

    • Amnesty; Pardon; Prison sentences; Prisons;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on State of Utah Executive Office letterhead, 9/18/15. Writes that Eugene V. Debs' letter written in behalf of Joe Hill has been filed with the State Board of Pardons. Says that he is enclosing for Eugene V. Debs' perusal a...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • James Hill's transcribed interview of Jeanne Hill about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Hill, the face on the wall is from a boy who was killed in a car accident.
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • James Hill's transcribed interview of Jeanne Hill about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Hill, the face on the wall glows in the dark. A group of workers used bricks from an old theatre to build this wall.
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Tombs & sepulchral monuments; Ghosts;
    • Jeanne Hill's transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by James Hill. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who was placed in his master's mausoleum upon the man's death in order to protect the man's fortune. This variant...
    • Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley 1915-08-20

    • Letters; Newspapers; Socialists;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 08/20/1915. Says that he would be happy to comply with Flynn's request and write a letter on behalf of Joe Hill to William Spry, the governor of Utah. Tells Flynn that "when the life of a comrade is at stake all else...
    • Spry, William 1915-08-20

    • Law & legal affairs; Pardon
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 08/20/1915. Says that he is writing on behalf of Joe Hill. Informs Spry that from what he knows about Joe Hill's case that there is "more than a reasonable doubt as to the guilt of this unfortunate brother" because he...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • Christina Hill's typewritten account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by herself. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who was stuffed and placed in his master's mausoleum when his master died. Supposedly, the ghost of the dog still...

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