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    • Abbott, Leonard D. 1936-05-24

    • West Virginia; Harpers Ferry Armory (U.S.); Brown, John, 1800-1859; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Photocopy of postcard to Theodore Debs, 5/24/1936. Writes that he is sending greetings to Theodore Debs from ""John Brown's country."" Says that he thinks of Eugene V Debs's eulogies of John Brown as he visits.
    • Adkinson, O. H. 1913-06-18

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Coal mines and mining; Strikes; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 6/18/1913. Says that he regrets that Eugene V. Deb's report on the West Virginia coal strike has created a ""storm of protest."" Writes that he will be the last to believe that Eugene V. Debs was prompted by anything but...
    • Adkinson, O. H. 1913-06-21

    • Socialists; Coal mines and mining; Strikes; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 6/21/1913. Says that he expected to have opposition to his report. Tells Adkinson that he and the other investigators did their best to report the facts "regardless of praise of censure." Writes that he has always made...
    • Adkinson, O. H. 1928-03-30

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Law enforcement; Coal mines and mining; Moundsville (W. Va.); Prisons -- West Virginia; New York Call;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 3/30/1928. Says that he would like to have a copy of the photograph of Eugene V. Debs published in the NEW YORK CALL where Eugene V. Debs was about to board a train to go to prison. Writes that conditions are deplorable...
    • All Star Ranger Girls versus Sistersville

    • All Star Ranger Girls (Baseball team);Women baseball players; Baseball players -- 1930-1940; Baseball -- Indiana -- History; Baseball -- Illinios -- History; Baseball -- West Virginia -- History;
    • This spotlight on the game between the Sistersville team of West Virginia and the visiting team of the All Star Ranger Girls pays special attention to Margaret Gisolo. The reporter highlights her accomplishments with the Blanford Cubs and now with...
    • American Athletic Girls' Club

    • Blanford Cubs (Baseball team); Women baseball players -- Indiana; Baseball players -- 1920-1930; Baseball -- Indiana -- History;
    • This article announces Margaret Gisolo's decision to sign and play with the American Athletic Girls' Club. This team composed of eight girl players and four boys toured the Eastern states of Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New York and others....
    • Berger, Victor, 1913-06-06

    • Miners' strikes; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921;
    • Report to the National Committee of the Socialist Party, signed by Berger, Adolph Germer, and Eugene V. Debs, 6/6/1913. Says that they went to Charleston, West Virginia to investigate the strike situation in West Virginia pursuant to the request of...
    • Borah, William E 1913-06-09

    • West Virginia;
    • Letter to Eugene V Debs on United States Senate letterhead, 06/09/1913. Writes that the Senate has authorized an investigation of conditions in West Virginia. Says that the investigation will begin tomorrow. Asks that Eugene V. Debs tell him if he...
    • Bowers, Claude G 1913-05-03

    • Jones, Mother, 1837-1930; Appeal to Reason;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V Debs, 05/03/1913. Writes that he is gratified that Senator John Kern is determined to investigate the coal strike in West Virginia. Tells Bowers that "world of labor" is aroused over the brutal treatment that Mother...
    • Brown, John W 1913-06-21

    • Prisoners; Strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 06/21/1913. Says that he could not get out of bed the last few days of his prison sentence. Writes that he went to a doctor who told him to stop drinking alcohol and chewing tobacco. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he did....
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1913-05-17

    • Germer, Adolph; Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929; Strikes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Grand Hotel, Cincinnati, Ohio stationery, 05/17/1913. Says that he has arrived safely in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mentions that he had met up with Adolph Germer in Indianapolis, Indiana. Writes that J. Louis Engdahl will meet...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1913-05-18

    • Germer, Adolph; Prisoners; Prisons -- West Virginia;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Hotel Kanawha, Charleston, West Virginia letterhead, 05/18/1913. Says that he and Adolph Germer met Frank Hayes at the depot. Mentions that he shall see Fred Merrick today or tomorrow. Tells Theodore Debs that the...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1913-05-23

    • Prisoners; Prisons -- West Virginia; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Hotel Kanawha Letterhead, 05/23/1913. Writes that yesterday he saw Governor Henry Hatfield and martial law will be ended and all the miners freed. Mentions that socialist papers will be allowed to start up again. ...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1919-04-16

    • Karsner, David, 1889-1941; Prevey, Marguerite; Political prisoners; World War, 1914-1918 -- Protest movements;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 04/16/1919. Mentions that Arthur Baur, David Karsner, Alfred Wagenknecht, and J. Louis Engdahl accompanied him to Moundville, West Virginia. Says that Marguerite Prevey, Fred Prevey, and A. W. Moskowitz did all they could...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1920-04-08

    • West Virginia; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers;
    • Note to Theodore Debs on envelope postmarked 04/08/1920. Asks Theodore Debs to acknowledge the letter he received from the West Virginia Federation of Labor. Tells him to say to the organization that he thought the action of the organized workers...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1920-04-30

    • Moundsville (W. Va.); Pardon; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note to Theodore Debs on envelope postmarked 04/30/1920. Asks Theodore Debs to write William Johnston and thank him for his letter. Says that Johnston visited him while he was in Moundsville Prison in Moundsville, West Virginia. Tells Theodore...
    • Debs, Eugene V. n.d 017

    • Books; Appeal to Reason; Haldeman-Julius, E. (Emanuel), 1888-1951;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/22/????. Says that he received six books in the mail, among them were GROWTH OF THE SOIL, Martin A. Nexo's DILTE: GIRL ALIVE!, Johan Bojes' LIFE, Emanuel Haldeman-Julius' DUST, and W. D. Lane's CIVIL WAR IN WEST...
    • Debs, Eugene V. n.d. 053

    • Branstetter, Otto; Writing; Socialists; Labor leaders; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921; West Virginia; United Mine Workers of America; Thank-you notes;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/10/????. Asks that Theodore Debs write Otto Branstetter and tell him that he appreciated the appeal "To the Men and Women of America" which he sent. Says that the appeal "will awaken the slumberers and stir them to...
    • Debs, Jean Daniel 1895-01-14

    • Debs family; Debs, Jean Daniel; Debs, Marguerite Bettrich; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons; Prisons -- West Virginia;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 01/14/1895. Tells Jean Daniel Debs that he and Marguerite Bettrich Debs are just as "defiant as the rest of us." Mentions that his imprisonment is "doing much to arouse the public conscience." Says that his quarters...
    • Engdahl, J. Louis 1921-11-04

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Prisons -- West Virginia
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on WORKERS' COUNCIL letterhead, 11/4/1921. Says that it is a "sad commentary upon the prevailing conditions in the United States" that Eugene V. Debs is still in prison. Writes that he will do all he can to make sure Eugene...

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