Skip to main content

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Miners' strikes
(10 results)

Display: 20

    • Cohen, Joseph E. 1928-09-17

    • Labor unions; Strikes; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 09/17/1928. States that labor is "far from having a cause for rejoicing," especially considering the blow dealt to the miners. Writes that things will change and when they do, they will come "rapidly and thoroughly."
    • Germer, Adolph ?-10-18

    • Postcards; Miners' strikes; Coal miners; Coal mines and mining;
    • Postcard to Theodore Debs, 10/18/?. Writes that thugs hired by the coal barons have fired their machine guns at the tents of striking miners. Says that one miner was killed and two others were wounded. Mentions that this is West Virginia all over...
    • Berger, Victor, 1913-06-06

    • Miners' strikes; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921;
    • Report to the National Committee of the Socialist Party, signed by Berger, Adolph Germer, and Eugene V. Debs, 6/6/1913. Says that they went to Charleston, West Virginia to investigate the strike situation in West Virginia pursuant to the request of...
    • Work, John M. 1913-04-04

    • West Virginia; Miners' strikes; Health;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 04/04/1913. Says that he endorses Work's efforts on behalf of the striking miners in West Virginia. Writes that he thinks that it is strange that the Socialist Party's National Executive Committee has taken no...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1913-05-23

    • Prisoners; Prisons -- West Virginia; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Hotel Kanawha Letterhead, 05/23/1913. Writes that yesterday he saw Governor Henry Hatfield and martial law will be ended and all the miners freed. Mentions that socialist papers will be allowed to start up again. ...
    • Hatfield, H.D. 1913-06-18

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Interviews; Coal miners; Coal mines and mining; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on State of West Virginia Executive Department letterhead, 6/18/13. Says that he appreciates the literature Theodore Debs sent along with the copy of the TERRE HAUTE STAR. Writes that he had a nice chat with Eugene V. Debs...
    • Holt, Fred W. 1915-02-23

    • Capitalism; Coal miners; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Fort Smith (Ark.); Socialist Party of the United States of America; Socialism; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 2/23/15. Writes that a letter coming from Eugene V. Debs, a man who has first-hand "felt the sting of Capitalism," means a lot to him. Says that he heard about Eugene V. Debs' tour of the West from Theodore Debs. Tells...
    • Mercer, Ida F. 1913-11-27

    • Miners' strikes; Patriotism
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 11/27/1913. Says that she would like to thank Theodore Debs for the kind letters since that her sent her after her bad experience in Littleton, Colorado with her son-in-law. Writes that she does not remember if she told...
    • McCuaig, J. Aspinall 1915-01-30

    • Public speaking; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 1/30/1915. Writes that he has been lecturing in Wheeling, West Virginia for the past three weeks and heard that Eugene V. Debs was to visit the striking miners there. Says that he was disappointed that Eugene V. Debs did...
    • Brewer, Grace 1914-01-19

    • Miners' strikes; National Rip-Saw; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Photocopy of letter from Theodore Debs, 01/19/1914. Writes that there are many "tragedies of the mine." Says that the miners of the East are preparing for a campaign. Tells Brewer that he has several requests for a copy of Eugene V. Debs's message...


Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search