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    • Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters 1926-07-15

    • Pullman Strike, 1894; Labor unions; Poverty; Public speaking;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters letterhead, 07/15/1926. Writes that the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters is attempting to organize the Pullman porters. Tells Eugene V. Debs that "these workers are all Negroes, who...
    • Easton, Christopher 1920-02-12

    • Railroad strikes; Pullman Strike, 1894; Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 2/12/1920. Asks Eugene V. Debs if Pullman cars were attached to freight trains during the Pullman strike to bring the strike into disrepute. Says that when he recently made this statement in public, William Taft said it...
    • Easton, Christopher 1920-02-12

    • Pullman Strike, 1894
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 2/12/1920. Asks Eugene V. Debs if Pullman cars were attached to freight trains during the Pullman strike to bring the strike into disrepute. Says that when he recently made this statement in public, William Taft said it...
    • Costantino, Josephine M. 1943-08-30

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Writing; Elections -- United States; American Railway Union; Pullman Strike, 1894; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Dykaar, Moses Wainer, 1884-1933;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 08/30/1943. Asks that Theodore Debs help her with her biography of Eugene V. Debs. Tells Theodore that she wants his help in answering some questions about the Red Special, the vote by the American Railway Union to assist...
    • Debs, Eugene V. [1895]-01-08

    • Woodstock (Ill.); American Railway Union; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on American Railway Union letterhead, 01/08/[1895]. Tells Theodore that he is in the best jail in the state and that he is in the best of health and spirit. Says that he eats with the sheriff's family, sleeps in clean,...
    • Hines, Paul J. 1945-02-17

    • Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Pullman Strike, 1894; Strikes;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, 2/17/45. Says that Theodore Debs should read the article he has marked from the PROGRESSIVE. Mentions that when he was in Terre Haute, Indiana last Saturday it appeared that the town was in the "throes of war prosperity."
    • Hines, Paul J. 1943-08-11

    • Biography; Books; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on W. B. Saunders Company letterhead, 8/11/43. Says that when he was in a used book store he came across a book by John Swinton called A MOMENTOUS QUESTION which was about the Pullman Strike of 1894. Writes that if Theodore...
    • Arnheim, Victor H. 1915-12-16

    • New York Call; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on NEW YORK CALL letterhead, 12/16/1915. Tells Debs that the Pullman Strike resulted in a marriage. Asks that Debs pay this couple a visit the next time he is in New York City, New York.
    • Hynes, W. F. 1936-05-30

    • American Railway Union; Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen's Magazine; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 5/30/36. Writes that he has long regretted not taking advantage of getting a good education when he was young. Tells Hynes that he did not know that wages were slashed on the Southern Pacific Railroad after the Pullman...
    • Hynes, W. F. n.d

    • Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Pullman Strike, 1894; Heinl, Marie Debs;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, n.d. Says that in reading Hynes' manuscript he found one or two statements that were not entirely correct. Writes that he does not want Hynes' work to contain any factual flaws as was the case with a book he was recently...
    • Kirsch, Anselm B. 1921-04-24

    • Amnesty; Appeal to Reason; Pardon; Political prisoners; Prison sentences; Pullman Strike, 1894; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Anselm B. Kirsch Highland Stock and Fruit Farm letterhead, 4/24/21. Writes that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a photo of his son Eugene Victor Kirsch, a student at Pennsylvania State College. Says that during the Pullman...
    • Knowlton, John W. 1926-10-14

    • Labor leaders; Labor unions; Newspapers; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter to DECATUR HERALD on Decatur, Illinois Justice of the Peace letterhead, 10/14/26. Writes that he has been an advocate for labor for fifty years. Says that the best way to handle labor problems is through cooperation so that the interests of...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1921-12-15

    • Prisoners; Political prisoners; Poetry; Pullman Strike, 1894; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, 12/15/1921. Says that he received a sprig of holly from a fellow prisoner who was once a member of the American Railway Union. Mentions that the man was sent to prison in 1894 for "cutting a Pullman car from a train in...
    • Debs, Jean Daniel and Marguerite Bettrich Debs 1894-07-16

    • Debs family; Prisons; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on Revere House, Chicago, Illinois letterhead, 07/16/1894. Says that Jean Daniel Debs and Marguerite Bettrich Debs are always in his heart. Writes that no matter what other people say he is "eternally right" and the...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1894-07-24

    • American Railway Union; Debs family; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Pullman Strike, 1894;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on American Railway Union letterhead, 07/24/1894. Mentions that he has just returned from court. Says that the attorney feels confident that everything will come out "O.K." Writes that the strike is still on and that...

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