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    • Hilquit, Vera 1933-10-16

    • Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933; Condolence notes; Death;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/16/33. Writes that because Theodore Debs is one of Morris Hillquit's oldest friends, his words of condolence meant a lot to her.
    • Hilquit, Nina 1926-10-22

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Condolence notes; Telegrams; Communist International;
    • Telegram to Morris Hillquit, 10/22/26. Says that he has been requested to speak at the Debs' burial on behalf of the International. Mentions that she received a telegram from Adolfo Dickman sending condolences on Eugene V. Debs' death on behalf of...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-11-03

    • Condolence notes; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 11/3/26. Says that while Eugene V. Debs' death has meant a great loss to the socialist movement it has meant an even greater loss to Theodore Debs. Writes that he is wondering if Theodore Debs will continue the work of his...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1919-04-27

    • Amnesty; Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia; Pardon;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 4/27/19. Says that he is enclosing a check to go towards providing Eugene V. Debs with some "little comforts" while he is in the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia. Writes that he appreciated Theodore Debs' appeal in...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-19

    • Civil liberties; Espionage -- United States; Sargent, John G. (John Garibaldi), 1860-1939;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/19/26. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he has not yet heard from John Sargent. Says that he expects Sargent's letter to be "non-commital and evasive." Writes that he is still convinced that Eugene V. Debs' citizenship rights...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-06-10

    • Civil liberties; Sick persons; Westenhaver, D. C. (David Courtney), 1865-1928;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 6/10/26. Says that he is returning the letters Eugene V. Debs sent him from Judge D. C. Westenhaver. Writes that he believes that Eugene V. Debs still has a right to hold a federal office and his "right to vote at all...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-11

    • Civil rights; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Espionage -- United States;
    • Letter to John Sargent, 3/11/26. Tells the Attorney General, John Sargent, that Eugene V. Debs was convicted under the Espionage Act and had his sentence commuted without a pardon. Says that he is writing to find out whether or not Eugene V. Debs...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-15

    • Civil rights; Espionage -- United States; Sargent, John G. (John Garibaldi), 1860-1939;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/15/26. Says that he wrote to John Sargent about the status of Eugene V. Debs' citizenship and is waiting for a reply.
    • Hilquit, Morris 1920-06-30

    • Communist International; Socialism; Socialists; Socialist Party of the United States of America;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 6/30/20. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he would have written sooner except for the fact that he did not want burden Eugene V. Debs with more mail. Says that he is writing to explain why the Socialist Party has taken the...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1920-10-09

    • Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Salutations; Hapgood, Norman, 1868-1937; Interviews;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Hotel Chelsea, Atlantic City, New Jersey letterhead, 10/9/20. Writes that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a greeting from Atlantic City, New Jersey, the home of William Feigenbaum. Says that Eugene V. Debs' articles for the...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-01

    • Civil liberties; Political prisoners; Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/1/26. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he has made some interesting discoveries regarding Eugene V. Debs'citizenship status. Assures Eugene V. Debs that he is "still a full fledged citizen of the United States with all rights...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-04

    • Civil liberties; Debs, Katherine Metzel; Political prisoners; Prison sentences; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 3/4/26. Tells Hillquit that the discoveries he made regarding his citizenship surprise him, especially since a "formidable array of high authorities" have said exactly the opposite. Informs Hillquit that Warren Harding...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1926-03-09

    • Civil liberties; Debs, Katherine Metzel; Political prisoners; Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/9/26. Writes that "the popular notion that a conviction of crime carries with it loss of citizenship is widespread and by no means confined to laymen." Assures Eugene V. Debs that he cannot be barred from re-entering the...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1917-09-24

    • Sick persons; Health;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 9/24/17. Says that he is sorry to hear that Eugene V. Debs is ill and thus unable to make his powerful voice heard at a critical time in the Socialist Party's history. Asks that Eugene V. Debs get well so that he can...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1920-10-27

    • Salutations; Thank-you notes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/27/20. Assures Theodore Debs that he is feeling much better and that his life is returning to normal. Expresses the hope that he will soon get the opportunity to see Theodore Debs and Eugene V. Debs and tell them how...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1918-08-05

    • Indictments; Motions (Law);
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Hillquit and Levene letterhead, 8/5/18. Asks that Eugene V. Debs sign a copy of the motion he has enclosed which would be the first step in quashing the indictment against him. Says that Eugene V. Debs should mail the...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1914-01-19

    • Socialism -- United States; Political satire, American -- Periodicals;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 1/19/14. Tells Eugene V. Debs that PUCK, a "comic weekly," will now be edited by Nathan Straus, Jr. Says that Straus has "unlimited resources" and will work towards developing a "very large circulation." Writes that Straus...
    • Hilquit, Morris 1914-01-21

    • Socialism -- United States; Political satire, American -- Periodicals;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 1/21/14. Assures Hillquit that he should accept Nathan Straus' offer to write for PUCK. Asks him, "Why should we not take advantage of such a fine opportunity to get our message to the vast and varied clientele of this...

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