Skip to main content
   

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: depression
(17 results)



Display: 20

    • Schmidt, Katherine L 1932-05-20

    • Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938; Public speaking; In Memoriam; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 05/20/1932. Says that Clarence Darrow was in San Francisco and Oakland, California to speak before the Bar Association and the Commonwealth Club. Writes that she wished Theodore Debs could have heard Clarence Darrow speak...
    • Schmidt, Katherine L 1932-06-15

    • Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938;Schmidt, Mathew; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942; Religion; Capitalism;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 06/15/1932. Writes that Clarence Darrow's and Schmidt's tributes to Eugene V. Debs touched him deeply. Says that the imprisonment of Mathew Schmidt, Tom Mooney, Warren Bilings, and the other working class people fills him...
    • Shipley, Maynard 1927-05-26

    • Books;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 05/26/1927. Writes that he appreciated the order Theodore Debs placed on his book, THE WAR ON MODERN SCIENCE. Says that he is sure that Theodore Debs will like the book. Tells Theodore Debs that he is busy building up the...
    • Stedman, Seymour 1920-09-29

    • Travel; Public speaking; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Socialist Party of the United States of America;Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1920 ; Political campaigns
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Stedman, Soelke, and Johnson Law Offices letterhead, 09/29/1920. Writes that he spent 12 days of his speaking tour in Oklahoma and then went on to the coast. Says that at every stop he was asked when Eugene V. Debs was...
    • Backus, E., 1937-01-26

    • Socialism -- United States.; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968; Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 1/26/1937. Writes that he appreciated the Christmas card that Theodore Debs sent. Writes that his business was almost wrecked by the depression. Informs Theodore Debs that he left the Socialist Party to help Upton Sinclair...
    • Robinson, Julius P 1975-10-15

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Photocopy of letter to Charles H. Kerr and Company, 10/15/1975. Asks that Charles H. Kerr and Company send him a catalogue of its books about labor and socialism. Says that when he was in Atlanta, Georgia in 1920 that his baseball team played the...
    • Le Prade, Ruth 1932-09

    • Condolence notes
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 9/?/1932. Writes that she was sorry to hear of the passing of Theodore Debs’ sister. Says that Theodore Debs has had more than his fair share of suffering. Informs Theodore Debs that soon after her son was born she...
    • Palmieri, Antonio 1921-03-22

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 3/22/1921. Writes that he has lived in Clinton, Indiana for the past two years and has hoped that he might get a chance to shake hands with Eugene V. Debs. Says that now he is leaving for Italy with his hope unfulfilled....
    • Mercer, Ida F. 1914-09-08

    • National Rip-Saw; Judicial proceedings
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 9/8/1914. Writes that Eugene V. Debs's letters always help her during her periods of depression. Assures Eugene V. Debs that his hope and courage will carry her through her trial. Mentions that she is currently reading the...
    • Folk doctors, Doc Wheat

    • Legends; People; People associated with health & safety; Physicians; Medical offices; Medical offices; Health care; Medical personnel; Folk cures; Folk medicine;
    • John Mark Harper's transcribed interview of an anonymous 60 year-old male about Doc Wheat. According to this source, Doc Wheat lived in Coxville, Indiana, and he was an actual doctor. He hada medical degree from Indiana University Medical School....
    • Hobo -- Summit, Illinois

    • Legends; People; Tramps; Railroads;
    • Jason Woodyard's transcribed interview of an anonymous 70 year-old female about a hobo in Summit, Illinois. According to this source, her husband's family would feed hoboes whenever the hoboes came to the family's house during the Depression.
    • Buried treasure

    • Treasure hunts; Treasure chests; Money;
    • Mary E. Thomas is both the collector and informant in this legend pertaining to a man that supposedly buried all of his treasure in Death Valley before he died.
    • Four arches, Putnam County, Indiana

    • Bridges; Arches; Turkeys; Construction; Christmas;
    • This is Linda Hillburn's typewritten account of a story about workmen during the construction of the Putnam County, Indiana, Four Arches, who mistakenly ate buzzards at Christmas during the Great Depression.
    • Normal Advance 1914

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; 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 senios and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • 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.

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK