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    • Essay: DeFord, Miriam

    • Eugene V., (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Essays; Correspondence;
    • Letter from Miriam deFord (Mrs. Maynard Shipley) to J. Robert Constantine about her essay of recollections of Eugene V. Debs 1964-02-28. Very angry response to J. Robert Constantine's initial letter in which she notes that Constantine misspelled...
    • Weil, Mathilde; 1939-11-13

    • Books; Biography;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Mathilde Weil, Literary Agent letterhead, 11/13/1939. Says that she has been trying to get a hold of a good biography of Eugene V. Debs' life for many years because she is sure that it could "fill a wide spread need."...
    • Weinberger, Harry; 1926-01-28

    • Prisoners; Prison sentences; Mexico; American Federation of Labor;
    • Copy of letter to Miriam A. Ferguson, 01/28/1926. Says that now that Ferguson has been officially inaugurated as the Governor of Texas that he would like to call his attention to the cases of Abraham Cisneros, Jesus M. Rangel, Charles Cline, Jesus...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1934-06-06

    • Death; Finance;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 06/29/1934. Informs Theodore Debs that Maynard Shipley died on 06/18/1934 from a stroke. Says that worry over his financial situation as much as anything else killed him. Remarks that in going through Maynard Shipley's...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1934-08-16

    • Terre Haute (Ind.); Pictures; Publications;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 08/16/1934. Says that he is sorry that he has not responded to Shipley's last letter sooner but that because of the present heat wave in Terre Haute, Indiana he has not been able to do anything. Writes that he deeply...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1934-07-10

    • Letters; Books; Health;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 07/10/1934. Tells Theodore Debs that no one writes a better letter than he does. Says that she is trying to keep going for the sake of her mother in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Writes that everyone who knew Maynard Shipley...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1940-03-13

    • Health; Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Ambassador Hotel letterhead, 03/13/1940. Tells Theodore Debs that she is sorry to learn that he is ill. Says that she is glad to learn that someone is currently working on a book about Eugene V. Debs. Writes that she...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1940-03-08

    • Health;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 03/08/1940. Writes that his illness has depleted his strength and that is why he has not responded to Shipley's last letter sooner. Informs Shipley that he was visited by C. Van Woodward who was gathering materials for a...
    • Shipley, Maynard 1926-10-21

    • Death; Telegrams; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial;
    • Telegram to Theodore Debs, signed by Maynard Shipley and Miriam Shipley, 10/21/1926. Says that Eugene V. Debs death need not be grieved.
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1940-02-25

    • Socialists; Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Books;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Ambassador Hotel, 02/25/1940. Tells Theodore Debs that one of her friends, Mathilde Weil, an old-time socialist and literary agent, is eager to have someone write the definitive biography of Eugene V. Debs's life. Remarks...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1934-06-29

    • Death; Condolence notes
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 07/06/1934. Says that he was shocked to hear of Maynard Shipley's death. Informs Shipley that Maynard Shipley's death came close on the heels of the death of one of his closest friends who had a stroke and died while...
    • Weinberger, Harry 1925-01-29

    • Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Harry Weinberger, Counselor at Law letterhead, 1/29/25. Writes that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a copy of a letter he sent to Miriam A. Ferguson and a copy of a memorandum calling for the release of Abraham Cisneros,...


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