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    • Westenhaver, D.C.; 1926-06-08

    • Citizenship; Law & legal affairs;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 06/08/1926. Writes that he appreciated Westenhaver's courteous response to his letter. Says that with the information that Westenhaver provided he will take the matter up once again with his counsel.
    • 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,...
    • Sperry, Marvin Gates 1921-08-06

    • Law & legal affairs;
    • Copy of letter to Harry Daugherty, 08/06/1921. Writes that he is glad to know that Daugherty is enforcing the statute of 1873 that prohibits ex-Presidents from prosecuting claims which arose during their Presidencies. Says that former government...
    • Sanger, Margaret 1916-01-26

    • Birth control; Law & legal affairs; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924;
    • Form letter, 01/26/1916. Says that her trial for advocating birth control has been postponed until 02/14/1916. Writes that she is not being prosecuted because federal authorities consider the advocacy of birth control "lewd, lascivious, and...
    • Blau, Zalkin and Cohen 1917-10-23

    • Law & legal affairs;
    • Form letter, 10/23/1917. Says that with Pearson Publishing Company's bankruptcy that all of its property was sold to Allen W. Ricker for a sum sufficient to pay creditors 2 cents on every dollar and the expenses of administration.
    • The Honorable Z. Mae Jimison

    • Indiana State University; Education; Universities & colleges; People; Awards; African Americans; Alumni & alumnae; Judges; Law & legal affairs;
    • Indiana State University alum; Associate Presiding Judge, Criminal Division, Marion Superior Court - Indianapolis, Indiana; Class of 1973; recieved Distinguished Alumni Award 1990
    • 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 1918-11-21

    • Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter from D. C. Westenhaver on District Court of the United States letterhead, 11/21/1918. Says that he looks unfavorably upon Stedman's request to modify the restrictions placed on Eugene V. Debs's bond.
    • 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...
    • Schuhardt, Lena 1918-04-16

    • Newspapers; Capitalism; Law & legal affairs; Socialism; Socialists;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 04/16/1918. Writes that he read today of Schuhardt's persecution in the newspaper. Assures Schuhardt that her "silly, trumped charges" upon which she was dismissed deceives not one intelligent person in Terre Haute,...
    • Debs, Katherine Metzel 1926-11-09

    • Wills; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 11/09/1926. Says that he was surprised to find out that the will Eugene V. Debs told him about was not probated. Writes that in the will Eugene V. Debs told him about "practically everything belonging to him at the time...
    • Bogart, Guy 1918-01-08

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V Debs on Llano Publications letterhead, 01/08/1918. Tells Eugene V Debs that he will be glad to represent Eugene V Debs in the S. M. J. Craven land matter. Says that he appreciated Eugene V Debs's remarks concerning his "reviews...
    • Darrow, Clarence 1913-06-14

    • Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928; Law & legal affairs; Judicial proceedings;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Darrow and Baily, Lawyers letterhead, 06/14/1913. Says that he will send copies of the Los Angeles argument and the Haywood argument as soon as he gets some additional copies himself.
    • Darrow, Clarence 1921-02-12

    • Judicial proceedings; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Earl Rogers Counselor At Law stationery, 02/12/1912. Asks that Eugene V. Debs bring the "old line people" to his aid. Says that he feels deserted "in this crisis by those who should stand" by him.
    • Ryckman, J. H. 1918-05-25

    • Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on J. H. Ryckman, Attorney at Law letterhead, 05/25/1918. Says that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a leaflet regarding the current situation of Robert Whitaker. Mentions that he is also sending Eugene V. Debs a poem by Floyd...
    • Stalley, W.A 1918-03-18

    • O'Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on James-Heddon's Sons letterhead, 03/18/1918. Says that it was with "profound sorrow and indignation" that he read about the "foul conviction" of Kate Richards O'Hare. Writes that he is enclosing for Eugene V. Debs money...
    • Sharts, Joseph W 1920-11-24

    • Law & legal affairs; Voting; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Socialists; Political campaigns; Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Joseph W. Sharts, Attorney at Law letterhead, 11/24/1920. Says that he has just returned from a 3 day trial in Troy, Ohio. Assures Eugene V. Debs that he has not forgotten about him. Says that in addition to editing the...
    • Sheppard, Jacob I 1916-07-03

    • Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Sheppard, Sheppard, and Sheppard, Attorneys at Law letterhead, 07/03/1916. Says that if all men were like Eugene V. Debs there would indeed be a heaven on earth. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he just won a great victory and...
    • Branstetter, Otto 1921-09-30

    • Maurer, James H. (James Hudson), 1864-1944; Castleton, Samuel; Political prisoners; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Socialist Party letterhead, 09/30/1921. Says that he was delighted to hear from James Mauer that Eugene V. Debs was doing well. Writes that Walter Norris sent him a statement from Spike Moore which criticized Samuel...
    • Smith, Richard M 1921-03-18

    • Political prisoners; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Law & legal affairs; War -- Public opinion; Pardon
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Society of the Messiah letterhead, 03/18/1921. Writes that appeals have long been made for Eugene V. Debs's release. Says that just today Warren Harding has asked that Eugene V. Debs's case to be reconsidered. Remarks...


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