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    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1890-04-01

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 4/1/1890. Asks that Riley come to Terre Haute on 4/8/1890 to participate in a benefit to raise money for the families of the firemen who perished in Indianapolis, Indiana. Assures Riley that all of Terre Haute, Indiana...
    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1892-02-02

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 2/2/1892. Tells Riley that while he is in Terre Haute, Indiana later in the week that he would like Riley to stay with him and Katherine Debs. Asks that Riley let him know if he accepts his and Katherine Debs' invitation.
    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1893-09-07

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
    • Telegram from Eugene V. Debs, 9/27/1893. Tells Riley that he must come to Terre Haute, Indiana tomorrow. Says that there are 4,000 enthusiastic friends to greet him for a celebration of the lifetime.
    • Bronson, Jessie 1921-02-22

    • Letters; Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916; O'Hare, Kate Richards, 1877-1948;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, 02/22/1921. Tells Theodore Debs that he has enclosed a letter for him to look at. Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/22/1921. Says that Eugene V. Debs was right for standing up for his principles. Tells Eugene V. Debs that the...
    • Chapple, Joe Mitchell 1916-01-26

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on NATIONAL MAGAZINE letterhead, 1/26/16. Says that he is writing to send Theodore copies of the NATIONAL MAGAZINE he requested with the articles about James Whitcomb Riley in them. Mentions that he is going to be making...
    • Chapple, Joe Mitchell 1916-01-28

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Terre Haute (Ind.);
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 01/28/1916. Says that he received Chapple's last letter. Asks that Chapple send copies of the James Whitcomb Riley articles to Mabel Dunlap Curry, Nora Ball Ragesdale, Sue Ball, Isabel MacLean, and the editors of the...
    • Crane-Gartz, Kate 1924-06-05

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916;
    • Letter to the President of the Federation of Indiana, 06/05/1924. Says that she censures the Federation of Indiana for omitting Eugene V. Debs from its list of celebrities that the state of Indiana has produced. Says that James Whitcomb Riley...
    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1898-2-11

    • Books; Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on Hotel Thorndike, Haverhill, Massachusetts letterhead, 11/11/1898. Says that upon returning home to Terre Haute, Indiana he found Riley's letter waiting for him. Remarks that as soon as he has a chance he will order...
    • Riley, James Whitcomb 1893-12-16

    • Death;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 12/16/1893. Sends condolences on the death of James Whitcomb Riley's father. Says that he does not expect his note to assuage Riley's grief but to tell him that he is thinking of Riley during his time of bereavement.
    • Bogart, Guy 1921-10-30

    • Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Tagore Players letterhead, 10/30/1921. Writes that Rose Murphy Hillis asked him to speak at the annual James Whitcomb Riley Celebration this year. Remarks that Rose Murphy Hillis read James Whitcomb Riley's "October...
    • Riley program

    • Opera houses; Programs; Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916;
    • One typed page which lists the program of the Grand Opera House in Terre Haute, Indiana for Friday evening, May 27, 1887. It featured James Whitcomb Riley doing several of his pieces before several singers performed.


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