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    • Henson, William 1920-09-26

    • Fans (Persons); Henson, William; Prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Prison reform; African Americans; Poetry;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 9/26/20. Says that he cannot stop writing Eugene V. Debs because he considers him such a dear friend. Writes that it was Eugene V. Debs who prevented him from going back into the hole. Tells Eugene V. Debs that when he was...
    • Henson, William n.d

    • Fans (Persons); Henson, William; Prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Prison reform; African Americans; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note from Eugene V. Debs to Theodore Debs, n.d. Tells Theodore Debs that Henson had a ten year sentence in the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia until he assaulted a guard in an escape attempt and received another ten years. Writes that...
    • Dow, Kathelyne Dana 1921-11-13

    • Amnesty; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons; Prisoners; Prison sentences; Prison reform; O’Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/13/1921. Says that she is relieved to hear that Eugene V. Debs will soon be freed. Writes that she spent a year and a half in prison herself for embezzling from the United States Post Office. Asks Eugene V. Debs if...
    • Maitain, John 1921-03-26

    • Prison sentences; Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/26/1921. Asks that Eugene V. Debs consider taking up his case if he is released in the near future. Writes that he knows he will not be paroled unless he has help in convincing the board that he really does want to "make...
    • Bush, W. E 1921-11-18

    • Prison sentences; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; O'Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on the KANSAS TRADES UNIONIST letterhead, 11/18/1921. Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs will soon be released. Says that in an article he wrote for the KANSAS TRADES UNIONIST he quoted Tom McNeal, a sympathetic...
    • Bush, W. E 1921-12-07

    • Letters; Public speaking; Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 12/07/1921. Says that he appreciated the message Theodore Debs sent from Eugene V. Debs. Tells Theodore Debs that he wants Eugene V. Debs to speak in Kansas upon his release.
    • Shaw, George Bernard 1921-07-28

    • Prison sentences;
    • Copy of letter to J. Mahlon Barnes, 07/28/1921. Writes that he has no interest in coming to America because if they put Eugene V. Debs in prison for 10 years for an extraordinary mild remark that they would probably electrocute him. Says that he...
    • Sims, Robert B 1913-05-14

    • Prison sentences; Voting; Capital punishment -- United States
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Arizona State Prison letterhead, 05/14/1913. Tells Eugene V. Debs that a resolution is currently being considered in the state of Arizona to let the voters decide whether or not the death penalty should be abolished...
    • Sims, Robert B 1913-05-23

    • Prison sentences; Death;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 05/23/1913. Writes that abolishing the death penalty is a measure that should appeal to every "just and humane person" in the state of Arizona. Tells Sims that capital punishment is a "relic of barbarism." Says that...
    • Sperry, Marvin Gates 1921-08-16

    • Political prisoners; Prison sentences;
    • Copy of letter from Harry Daugherty, 08/16/1921. Says that he is glad to know that the Private Soldiers and Sailors Legion of the United States of America are supporters of Eugene V. Debs's release from prison.
    • Spicker, Samuel 1920-04-04

    • Socialists; Public speaking; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Prison sentences; Pardon
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 04/04/1920. Says that when he heard Eugene V. Debs speak in that he became a socialist and joined the Socialist Party. Asks that Theodore Debs get him a letter signed by Eugene V. Debs. Expresses the hope that Eugene V....
    • Stedman, Seymour 1918-11-20

    • Prison sentences; Political prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Stedman and Soelke, Lawyers letterhead, 11/20/1918. Writes that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a copy of a letter he wrote to D. C. Westenhaver. Includes a copy of a letter to D. C. Westenhaver saying that he would like...
    • Weinberger, Harry; 1921-11-08

    • Prisons; Prisoners; Prison sentences; Birthdays;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Harry Weinberger, Counselor at Law letterhead, 11/08/1921. Says that he is writing to send Eugene V. Debs greetings on his birthday. Writes that there will be no general amnesty and many of the Industrial Workers of the...
    • Shinn, Minnie A. 1921-11-19

    • Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 11/19/1921. Writes that something glorious has crystallized in the life of Eugene V. Debs. Says there will be great rejoicing when Eugene V. Debs comes home. Asks that God bless the entire Debs family.
    • 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...
    • Taylor, F. W.  1919-11-04

    • Prisons; Prison sentences; Socialists;
    • Letter from Tom Mann on Amalgamated Society of Engineers letterhead, 11/04/1919. Writes that he was glad to receive Taylor's letter with the enclosure from Theodore Debs in it. Says that it is a shame that Eugene V. Debs is still in prison.
    • Snyder, W. L.  1921-02-24

    • Prisons; Prison sentences; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 02/24/1921. Says that the poem he is sending Eugene V. Debs is the same one that he mailed to Warren Harding. Writes that he sees no good reason to keep Eugene V. Debs in prison. Includes an untitled poem.
    • Shinn, Minnie A. 1921-11-12

    • Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/12/1921. Writes that Eugene V. Debs is the citizen of the world and the brother of every being intent on realizing the vision of a "true Humanity." Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs has a speedy release from prison.
    • Shinn, Minnie A.  1921-09-25

    • Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 09/25/1921. Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs is soon released from prison. Tells Eugene V. Debs that even though his body is in prison that his soul will always be free. Says that Eugene V. Debs has been consecrated...
    • Shinn, Minnie A. 1921-07-23

    • Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 07/18/1921. Says that she thought that Eugene V. Debs would have been released from prison by now. Tells Eugene V. Debs that the worst in the best people will disappear and the brotherhood of man will come. Writes that the...

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