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    • Murdered spouses, Wisconsin

    • Legends; People; Homicides; Spouses; Murder victims; Cannibalism;
    • Gaye Riner's transcribed story of murdered spouses in Wisconsin. According to Riner, a man in Wisconsin killed his wife, pickled her body parts, and served them to another man. The man who was served pickled parts of woman never ate again and died...
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Barbara Birchfield's transcribed interview of Mary Tudor about Ed Gein. According to Tudor, there was a man in Wisconsin who killed women and made lampshades out of their skin. When he was caught, they found a human heart boiling on the stove.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Austin Wathen's transcribed interview of Phil. According to Phil, Ed Gein lived in Wisconsin and used to dig up fresh graves. He dug up the graves so he could eat the hearts and livers from the bodies. Phil also told some jokes about Ed Gein.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Bob Wilberg's transcribed personal account of the story of Ed Gein. According to Wilberg, Ed Gein lived in Plainfeild, Wisconsin, and dug up bodies from several graves. Gein also killed a woman and hung her in his shed just like a deer. Wilberg...
    • P & H Mining Equipment calendar for 1930

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Calendars; Mining corporations -- Wisconsin; Harnischfeger Corporation; P & H Mining Equipment; Draglines; Power shovels;
    • The P & H Excavating Equipment 1930 calendar with an image of the P & H model 900, 3 1/2 yard shovel or dragline. P & H is part of the Harnischfeger Corporation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a leading manufacturer of surface mining equipment since...
    • Thomas, Elizabeth H. 1913-12-19

    • Milwaukee (Wis.); Judicial proceedings;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Social Democratic Party of Wisconsin letterhead, 12/19/1913. Says that she appreciated Eugene V. Debs' "splendid" article. Writes that when the case come up again tomorrow that the MILWAUKEE LEADER will demand a new...
    • Stroll, Caro Lloyd, Mrs. 1935-01-21

    • Universities and colleges;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 01/21/1935. Writes that all of Henry Demarest Lloyd's papers have been placed in the State Historical Library at the University of Wisconsin. Mentions that the State Historical Library at the University of Wisconsin also...
    • Cherdron, Eliza Taylor 1917-02-13

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925; Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924; Socialism; Socialism -- United States.; Socialists;
    • Cherdron, Eliza Taylor: Letter to Theodore Debs, 02/13/1917. Says that Theodore Debs is a wonderful brother to Eugene V. Debs. Says that she saw Eugene V. Debs speak a few weeks ago in Chicago, Illinois. Remarks that Eugene V. Debs is the one...
    • Harris, Ellis B. 1920-10-01

    • Socialist Party of the United States of America; Political campaigns; Stedman, Seymour;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/1/20. Writes that he is managing the Socialist Party's campaign in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Says that he is constantly involved in a fight with the Constitutional Defense League. Tells Eugene V. Debs that William Henry and...
    • Oneal, James 1936-06-01

    • Socialism; Socialists;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 06/01/1936. Tells Theodore Debs that the "old Socialist Party we knew is dead." Says that it is now an organization run by "clerical and collegiate charlatans and corruptionists." Writes that the New York state delegation...
    • Leiser, Clara 1934-10-16

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Correspondence
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 10/16/1934. Writes that he would be happy to donate the letters between William Ellery Leonard and Eugene V. Debs to the Wisconsin Historical Library. Assures Leiser that he sent her all of the letters he was able to...
    • Quarles, Elizabeth M 1920-08-23

    • Women's suffrage;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 8/23/1920. Writes that he has received Quarles' request to have Eugene V. Debs speak to the members of the Wisconsin League of Women Voters. Assures Quarles that Eugene V. Debs appreciated the invitation but regrets that...
    • Rabb, Helen H 1924-12-30

    • Lindlahr Sanitarium;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Milwaukee, Wisconsin Open Forum letterhead, 12/30/1924. Says that Guido Bruno introduced her to Eugene V. Debs last summer. Writes that at that time Eugene V. Debs said that he would come to Milwaukee, Wisconsin some...
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • John Coleman's transcribed interview of Kathie Buhr about Ed Gein. According to Buhr, there was a man who was butchering women and selling their meat to other people.
    • Normal Advance 1903

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; Indiana State University; Education; Literature; College yearbooks;
    • A monthly journal written and published by the students and faculty of Indiana State Normal School. The last issue of the school year was dedicated to the graduating seniors and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Bruno, Guido 03-06

    • Milwaukee (Wis.); Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Public speaking;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on WORLD AT MIDNIGHT letterhead, 03/06/????. Says that he met Eugene V. Debs at Lindlahr's Sanitarium, along with Helen Raab, the director of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin Open Forum. Writes that he is surprised to hear that...
    • Friebert, Joe 1921-06-26

    • Socialists; Employment;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 06/26/1921. Says that he has been a member of the International Socialist Sunday School for seven years in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mentions that his father was suspended from the Socialist Party local there for "doing the...


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