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    • Wagner, Phil 1916-06-24

    • Public speaking; Socialism; Strikes;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 06/24/1916. Writes that he has just returned to his hotel after speaking at a meeting in Crystal Falls, Michigan "under peculiar difficulties and extraordinary circumstances." Says that there were rumors flying...
    • Stedman, Seymour 1934-02-23

    • Death;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Stedman and Feinstein, Attorneys at Law letterhead, 02/23/1934. Writes that he was shocked to hear about the death of Frank Roderus and the circumstances under which he died. Tells Theodore Debs that Frank Roderus had a...
    • Tuell, Sudie P. 1916-01-26

    • Judicial proceedings;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 01/26/1916. Asks that Theodore Debs go to the Vigo County Court House and find out the date of John Sparks' divorce from Melissa Sparks. Says that she has made numerous requests for this piece of information but no one has...
    • Zimbalist, Efrem 1921-01-10

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Georgian Terrace Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia letterhead, 01/10/1921. Writes that it was a pleasure to meet Eugene V. Debs yesterday. Expresses the hope that he is able to meet Eugene V. Debs again in the future "under better...
    • Wilson, Noble C. 1915-07-17

    • Terre Haute (Ind.);
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 07/17/1915. Says that he will be in the far west until September which will make it impossible for him to speak in Terre Haute, Indiana until autumn. Writes that he does not think a large meeting will be possible...
    • Heinl, Robert D. 1940-02-20

    • Amnesty; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Prison sentences; Political prisoners; Pardon; Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 2/20/40. Says that while Samuel Hopkins Adams has been "most kind and more than generous in his estimate" of Eugene V. Debs "and his characteristics," he wrongly depicts Warren Harding "as a charming personality, a kind,...
    • Karsner, David 1927-04-15

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; Debs, Katherine Metzel; Health; Sick persons; Wills;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 4/15/27. Writes that what he has heard about the circumstances surrounding Eugene V. Debs' will is "shocking and incredible." Says that he does not know how the spirit that resides in Katherine Debs' bosom was ever able to...
    • Debs,Jean Daniel and Marguerite Bettrich Debs 1895-03-22

    • Debs family; Health; Meetings; Presidential elections -- United States; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 03/22/1895. Tells Jean Daniel Debs and Marguerite Bettrich Debs that he may be in Portland, Oregon but that his "heart is at the old home." Says that he is in perfect health and that he is "stirring up this whole...
    • Leiser, Clara 1934-09-04

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Correspondence
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 9/4/1934. Writes that she will copy William Ellery Leonard's letters to Eugene V. Debs that return them as soon as possible. Says that she would like to see the Wisconsin Historical Library make Leonard's letters to...
    • Norris, Hattie 1920-12-25

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/25/1920. Tells Eugene V. Debs That it is lonely to live among people who do not have the same interests. Says that most of her enjoyment comes from reading Eugene V. Debs's letters like the one he had published in the...
    • Augusto, Allie 1920-10-23

    • Prisoners; Prisons; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/23/1920. Asks that Eugene V. Debs raise money for a prisoner's wife and children. Includes photocopy of note from Eugene V. Debs to Theodore Debs, 10/23/1920. Says that he is distressed about the heart-rending...
    • Robertson, D.B 1925-08-28

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Citizenship
    • Photostat of letter to John G. Sargent, 8/28/1925. Writes that at the 30th convention of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen that a resolution was adopted to petition the President to restore Eugene V. Debs's citizenship rights. Says that he...
    • 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...
    • Mercer, Ida F. 1917-09-14

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Health
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 9/14/1917. Writes that imprisonment was the only way she could free herself from the self-imposed bondage to her daughter. Says that her daughter has demonstrated her ability to deal with the most adverse of circumstances....
    • Mooney, Thomas J. 1917-05-21

    • Mooney, Rena
    • Telegram to Eugene V. Debs, 5/21/1917. Writes that the Rena Mooney trial started today. Says that the Chamber of Commerce is supporting the prosecution in the case. Mentions that under these circumstances a fair trial is impossible. Asks that...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Mary Anne Pierce's transcribed interview of Niki Lee about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Lee, a young man was killed under strange circumstances, and all that was found was his face in the wall but no body.
    • Unfinished business

    • Supernatural; Blacksmiths;
    • Chris Feichter collected a legend from Bill Coffey pertaining to A blacksmith named Howard who was killed under mysterious circumstances and his spirit is back with unfinished business.


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