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    • Mule protective back pad

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mules; Ponies; Draft animals -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A back pad placed on the back of a mule or pony as protection against scrapping in underground coal mines.
    • Meng, J.A.C. 1926-03-09

    • Prohibition; Prohibitionists; Socialism
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/9/1926. Says that he has in his possession a letter written by S. S. McClure saying that he did not publish an article Eugene V. Debs wrote back in 1894 as a response to the use of federal troops in the Pullman Strike...
    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.)

    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Automobiles; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Black and white photograph of four male miners drinking at the same time in front of a building and equipment at Big Oak Coal Mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. A truck with an empty bed is behind them.
    • Bentall, J. O. 1919-10-12

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/12/1919. Writes that it has been a while since he last heard from Theodore Debs. Says that he thinks of Theodore Debs and Eugene V. Debs often. Remarks that he grows impatient when he thinks of how long Eugene V. Debs...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1918-12-06

    • Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers; Socialism -- United States -- Periodicals;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Empire Hotel, Tiffin, Ohio letterhead, 12/06/1918. Says he just came back from Sandusky, Ohio. Mentions having written Horace Traubel and Ellis Jones. Also mentions having written a telegram to Tom Mooney which will...
    • King, Murray 1916-07-02

    • Masses; Poetry; Socialism -- United States -- Periodicals; Publications; Writing;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 7/2/16. Writes that he appreciated Eugene V. Debs' nice comments regarding his poetry, especially his poem titled "Back to the Front." Says that he would like to have "Back to the Front" published in the MASSES. Mentions...
    • Putnam, Frank 1925-04-15

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs 4/15/1925. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he should think about filing a petition for the restoration of his citizenship rights because it will be the only way for him to get them back. Says that he knows of Eugene V. Debs's...
    • O'Hare, Frank 1926-11-10

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Condolence notes
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 11/10/1926. Writes that he met Eugene V. Debs 25 years ago when Eugene V. Debs campaigning in Colorado. Says that Eugene V. Debs told him back then that "you must give up all, all, for the cause if you would give any."...
    • O'Neil, R.P 1921-01-01

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on O'Neil and Staples Mutual Investment Company of Oklahoma letterhead, 1/1/1921. Says that he is writing to send Eugene V. Debs New Year greetings. Writes that he is disgusted that Eugene V. Debs is in prison while so many...
    • Mayer, Louis 1919-06-05

    • Rand School of Social Science; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 6/5/1919. Assures Eugene V. Debs that his devotion to him has not diminished even though he has not written recently. Says that he is enclosing a photo of the completed bust for Eugene V. Debs. Mentions that he had both...
    • Licked hand, Sullivan County, Indiana

    • Fugitives from justice; Homicides; Dogs;
    • John Gianotti's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by Chadwanna Jukes. In this variant, two girls are sleeping over with one another when they hear a murderer has escaped from a nearby asylum. That night, the murderer...
    • Moonshiners, Coal City, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Prohibition; Alcohol;
    • Janet Schafer's transcribed interview of John Schafer about moonshiners in Coal City, Indiana. According to Schafer, there was a man who buried whiskey in his garden and wouldn't let anyone know it was there. When people came to buy some he would...


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