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    • Zondervan, Lilly n.d.

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Correspondence;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, n.d. Writes that she was glad to get Eugene V. Debs' letter and know that he is doing well. Says that her family has taken a trip to Lake Zurich for a couple of days.
    • Yaffe, William 1920-03-02

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 03/02/1920. Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs is feeling well. Says that his principal, William Thurston Brown, said that Eugene V. Debs was Walt Whitman's best friend. Mentions that William Thurston Brown also said...
    • Witt, Peter 1921-03-26

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 03/26/1921. Says that now that "Woodrow the First" has become Woodrow Wilson again the nation may look forward to a "government of law," not "despotism." Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs' days in prison will soon...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Bridges; Ghosts;
    • Margie Baigent's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by James Hodge. In this account, a couple picks up a hitchhiking woman on a foggy night, but when they stop to drop her off again, she has disappeared from...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Homicides; Ghosts;
    • Evelyn Freiberger's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Les Freiberger. In this account, the informant describes a woman who was murdered by her husband. Now her ghost supposedly appears along a certain...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • Andy Vrabel's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Jerry Novak. In this account, Vrabel describes a woman whose husband died while she was on her way to see him in the hospital. Now travelers sometimes see a...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Taxicabs; Hitchhiking; Ghosts;
    • Terry Collins's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Dennis D. Ramsey. In this account, a woman dressed in white is killed after her taxi is hit by a train. Now, a woman dressed in white is sometimes picked...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • Marge Chicoa's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Mike Rusnak. In this account, three boys pick up an older man who is hitchhiking near a cemetery and ask where he would like to be let out. The man gives...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Accidents; Ghosts;
    • Pearl Corgan's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Teresa Corgan. In this account, Corgan describes a woman who is killed on the way to the hospital to see her injured daughter. People now claim to see a...
    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Lake County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Cemeteries; Ghosts;
    • James Long's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Andrea Cloe. In this account, a young man is driving down Redar Road in Lake County, Indiana, and sees a young woman standing alone. He offers her a ride and...
    • Turkey Run

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Lakes & ponds; Dams; Dam construction;
    • One typed page which the coming construction of a lake by building a dam across Sugar Creek at Turkey Run State Park for use of boating and swimming.
    • Tapawingo Lake

    • Conservation of natural resources;Fish;Fish hatcheries
    • Two typed pages which contain the description of Tapawingo Lake and Fish Hatchery which is located in Clay County and owned by the Owen County Fish and Game Preservation Club which was developed by the WPA for the Indiana Department of...
    • Supernatural encounters, UFOs

    • Unidentified flying objects; Supernatural;
    • This is Roina Robinson's typewritten account of a ball of fire that heckled her grandparents farm when they lived in Michigan. It would fly over the woods and blast a gust of air through a pine tree which would make haunting noises in the house....
    • Supernatural encounters, UFOs

    • Unidentified flying objects; Supernatural; Lightships;
    • This is Robert Moynihan's typewritten account of a UFO that followed two of his frat brothers on their way back to Bloomington Indiana in Monroe County. The brothers swore on a special ritual that their frat knows that this actually occurred.

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