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    • Robins, Lucy 1920-09-21

    • Socialism; Political prisoners; Labor unions; Labor unions -- Organizing; Amnesty
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Central Labor Bodies Conference for Amnesty for Political Prisoners letterhead, 9/21/1920. Writes that if Theodore Debs had seen the delegation her organization brought before A. Mitchell Palmer he would have been proud....
    • Stedman, Seymour 1920-09-29

    • Travel; Public speaking; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Socialist Party of the United States of America;Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1920 ; Political campaigns
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Stedman, Soelke, and Johnson Law Offices letterhead, 09/29/1920. Writes that he spent 12 days of his speaking tour in Oklahoma and then went on to the coast. Says that at every stop he was asked when Eugene V. Debs was...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1921-11-16

    • Pardon; Political prisoners; United States -- Social conditions; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, 11/16/1921. Says he feels certain that soon all the political prisoners will be released. Writes that this is the first time that he believes it "without a doubt." Tells Theodore Debs that political prisoners will not be...
    • Robins, Lucy 1920-09-10

    • Socialism; Political prisoners
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Central Labor Bodies Conference for Amnesty for Political Prisoners, 9/10/1920. Writes that she hopes that her inquiry into statements made to the press has not aggravated either Eugene V. Debs or Theodore Debs. Says that...
    • Robins, Lucy 1920-09-24

    • Political prisoners; Amnesty
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 9/24/1920. Writes that he appreciated getting all the details on the meeting with A. Mitchell Palmer. Says that while he was interested in what A. Mitchell Palmer had to say on the question of amnesty that he consider him...
    • Sloan, Boyd 1920-10-11

    • Political prisoners; Amnesty; Pardon;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/11/1920. Says that Norman Hapgood's articles in THE SUNDAY AMERICAN and the ATLANTA GEORGIAN have called attention to the greatest scandal in American history, the imprisonment of the nation's political dissenters....
    • Smith, E.A 1921-03-18

    • Political prisoners;
    • Letter to Warren Harding, signed by Smith and L. Boyd, 03/18/1921. Says that in the name of the Boot and Shoe Workers Union, local 366 that they are writing to protest against the continued imprisonment of Eugene V. Debs and the other political...
    • Sperry, Marvin Gates 1921-08-15 Daugherty

    • Veterans; Publications; Political prisoners;
    • Letter to Harry Daugherty on Private Soldiers and Sailors Legion of the United States of America letterhead, 08/15/1921. Says that he noted in Alvin M. Owsley's address that he opposes the pardoning of Eugene V. Debs and the other political...
    • Weiss, David; 1920-04-20

    • Universities and colleges; Prisoners; Political prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 04/13/1920. Says that he is writing on behalf of 21 students at the University of Wisconsin who met tonight to discuss why America's political prisoners are still in prison. Writes that these students wanted him to send...
    • Yearwood, John 1921-10-03 Daugherty

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners;
    • Copy of letter to Harry Daugherty, 10/03/1921. Writes that the NEW YORK TRIBUNE printed a story saying that Daugherty offered Eugene V. Debs his freedom several months ago if he would refrain from spreading his political opinions. Remarks that...
    • Viereck, George Sylvester 1920-10-15

    • Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Copy of letter to Warren Harding, 10/15/1920. Says that he has been trying to swing the German vote over to Harding. Writes that he trusts that Harding received the messages he sent to James Cox and Franklin Roosevelt saying that he endorsed...
    • Williams, George Vail 1921-09-17

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners;
    • Copy of letter to Warren Harding, 09/17/1921. Says that Woodrow Wilson's administration met "honest, open criticism with sneaking espionage, and argument with force." Writes that when the war ended while other nations released their political...
    • Bentall, J. O., 1922-04-03

    • Bentall, J.O.; Political prisoners;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 4/3/1922. Assures Bentall that he has not been forgotten. Writes that Bentall exhibited the "loftiest courage and fortitude" throughout his trial. Assures Bentall that he has not sacrificed his liberty in vain. Asks that...
    • Wentworth, Lydia G.  1920-11-12

    • Political prisoners; Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/12/1920. Says that Eugene V. Debs is dear to the hearts of thousands of people. Writes that she is glad to know that Eugene V. Debs is in fairly good health. Tells Eugene V. Debs that she is surprised that so few people...
    • Eastwood, Rubie 1920-12-27

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/27/1920. Says that she is one of the children that Eugene V. Debs used to give candy to in Girard, Kansas. Writes that now she is now twenty three years old. Mentions that her father is still doing his favorite kind of...
    • Coldwell, Joseph M. 1920-10-24

    • Elections -- United States; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Palmer, Alexander Mitchell, 1872-1936; Presidential elections -- United States; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1920; Birthdays;
    • Letter to Otto Branstetter, 10/24/1920. Writes that he would like to thank the Prison Comfort Club for sending boxes of fruit and sandwiches. Says that the enthusiasm should not lag this close to the election. Tells Branstetter that he should...
    • Cohen, Joseph E., 1944-05-10

    • Labor leaders; Labor unions; Law & legal affairs; Democratic Party (U.S.);
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on CIO Political Action Committee letterhead, 05/10/1944. Says that the state chairman of the CIO Political Action Committee, Joseph A. Donoghue, is a "New Deal Democrat." Writes that the purpose of the CIO Political...
    • Herring, John 1932-06-30

    • Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; League for Independent Political Action;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on League for Independent Political Action letterhead, 6/30/32. Writes that he is preparing a series of articles on the major political developments of the twentieth century. Asks that Theodore Debs send him some information...
    • Holmes, John Haynes 1920-12-14

    • Amnesty; Christmas; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; New York Call; Pardon; Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Grace Keller on Community Church of New York City, New York letterhead, 12/14/20. Writes that he had been "utterly discouraged" by Eugene V. Debs' imprisonment until he made a trip to Washington D. C. and talked to Lawrence Todd, a...


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