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    • Putnam, Frank 1925-04-01

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Citizenship
    • Letter to John G. Sargent, 4/1/1925. Writes that he is sorry that Sargent will not recommend to Calvin Coolidge that Eugene V. Debs's citizenship rights should be restored. Tells Sargent that it is the right of the American people, as set forth in...
    • Normal Advance 1913

    • 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.
    • Farr, Albert 1921-11-11

    • Birthday cards; Religion; Pacifists
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/11/1921. Sends birthday greetings to Eugene V. Debs. Says that he heard Eugene V. Debs speak in 1913. Mentions that he was once a minister of an Episcopal Church and that he ran for governor of New Jersey two years ago....
    • Sims, Robert B 1913-05-23

    • Prison sentences; Death;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 05/23/1913. Writes that abolishing the death penalty is a measure that should appeal to every "just and humane person" in the state of Arizona. Tells Sims that capital punishment is a "relic of barbarism." Says that...
    • Vanzetti, Bartolomeo 1927-04-15

    • Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921; Pardon;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 04/15/1927. Says that it is a consolation to both him and Nicola Sacco that Theodore Debs is still alive and supporting them. Expresses the hope that Theodore Debs' optimistic attitude will prove right. Informs Theodore...
    • 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...
    • Trautmann, William E. 1913-07

    • Industrial Workers of the World; West Virginia; Strikes; Socialism;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 07/?/1913. Writes that he has read Eugene V. Debs' article in the NEW YORK CALL about the West Virginia coal strike. Says that Eugene V. Debs has committed an grave injustice against the rank and file members of the...
    • Unidentified Correspondents 1921-08-26

    • Westenhaver, D. C. (David Courtney), 1865-1928; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter to Unknown from Unknown, 08/26/1921. Writes that when D. C. Westenhaver confirmed Eugene V. Debs' conviction he acted on the assumption that "American citizens can be prosecuted for freely expressing their views on certain matters." Says...
    • Engdahl, J. Louis 1921-11-16

    • Socialism ; Socialists
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/16/1921. Says that there is going to be a convention over the Christmas holidays to organize a Workers' Party of America. Mentions that the convention was brought about by negotiations led by him, members of the...
    • Curry, Mabel Dunlap 1945-02-17

    • Debs, Gertrude Toy; Diseases;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 02/17/1945. Says that his health has been wretched for a year or more. Mentions that Ada Caton visited he and Gertrude Debs, telling them that Eliza Caton was committed to the insane asylum after abusing and threatening...
    • Gold, Michael n.d

    • Salutations; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers; Socialism -- United States -- Periodicals; Liberator Publishing Co., Inc.; Publications;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on LIBERATOR letterhead, n.d. Says that the LIBERATOR is having a "tough time making ends meet." Asks that Eugene V. Debs send the newspaper a New Year's message in which he says what the LIBERATOR means to him. Expresses...
    • Irvine, Edward J. 1920-11-28

    • Poetry; Political prisoners; Prisons; Sinn Fein; Socialism -- United States;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/28/20. Writes that even though a couple of "radical magazines" has refused to publish his poem, he thinks that it is still worthy of preservation. Asks that Eugene V. Debs tell him what he thinks of it. Tells Eugene V....
    • Kopelin, Louis 1917-12-14

    • Appeal to Reason; Socialism -- United States -- Newspapers;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 12/14/17. Tells Kopelin that he cannot believe that the APPEAL TO REASON has turned into a "capitalist war organ." Asks that Kopelin stop sending him copies of the paper because he has no use for it anymore. Assures...
    • Laitinen, Gertrude 1921-02-18

    • Writing;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 2/18/1921 Writes that her teacher was talking about Eugene V. Debs today and described to the class the wrongs he has committed. Tells Eugene V. Debs that "teachers are paid to lie." Says that she has been studying the...
    • Leonard, William Ellery 1920-09-09

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on University of Wisconsin-Madison letterhead, 9/9/1920. Says that he taught summer school, wrote a 50,000 word essay, corrected the proofs for his book THE LYNCHING BEE AND OTHER POEMS, and harvested the corn, beans and...
    • Nearing, Scott 1920-04-03

    • Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on International Labor News Service letterhead, 4/3/1920. Writes that William Henry, who has come to Bronx, New York to take charge of the work there, was telling him about Eugene V. Debs's imprisonment. Tells Eugene V....
    • Rinehart, Ivah 1920-12-21

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Socialism
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/21/1920. Tells Eugene V. Debs that it is a pleasure to write him. Says that although she is only 15 years old that she has studied politics and is a committed socialist. Writes that she reads Eugene V. Debs's daily...
    • Maitain, John 1921-03-26

    • Prison sentences; Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/26/1921. Asks that Eugene V. Debs consider taking up his case if he is released in the near future. Writes that he knows he will not be paroled unless he has help in convincing the board that he really does want to "make...
    • Gail "Snowball" Beasley

    • Death; Suicides;
    • Stephen Beasley's transcribed interview of Max Beasley about Gail "Snowball" Beasley. "Snowball" got his name because all of his hair was white. When he was nine years-old, "Snowball" found his father after he had committed suicide. After that day...

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