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    • Buried treasure

    • Money; Treasure hunts; Treasure chests; Robberies; Dogs;
    • Carl R. Cottrell collected a legend from Trey Luken pertaining to an old man that was being robbed and the robbers were unable to find his money.
    • Binkley coal mine (Vermillion County, Ind.) newspaper clipping on Joe Marcinko

    • Binkley Mining Company (Vermillion County, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Obituaries; Coal mine accidents -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Black and white scan which is a newspaper clipping of an unknown source reporting on the death of Binkley Coal Mine # 1 worker Joe Marcinko. According to the article, Joe Marcinko was working as a shot firer (a worker who inserts explosive...
    • Steffes, John G 1918-05-06

    • Wills; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Law & legal affairs;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 05/06/1918. Writes that he and his wife are both 70 years old and in failing health. Says that he has accumulated property worth $15,000. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he would like to will this property to the Socialist...
    • Stewart, B 1921-03-24

    • Prisons; Pardon;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 03/24/1921. Writes that he saw in the "Jingo" press that Eugene V. Debs took a trip to Washington. Says that he imagines that the courts will want Eugene V. Debs to keep silent if he is released. Remarks that Eugene V....
    • Strickland, Fred G. 1941-03-12

    • Anniversaries;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 03/12/1941. Writes that he has heard that 03/14/1941 marks Strickland's and his wife's 50th wedding anniversary. Says that he has known Strickland since they were young men "inspired by lofty and noble ideas--the...
    • Shipley, Miriam deFord 1940-03-13

    • Health; Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Ambassador Hotel letterhead, 03/13/1940. Tells Theodore Debs that she is sorry to learn that he is ill. Says that she is glad to learn that someone is currently working on a book about Eugene V. Debs. Writes that she...
    • Clark, John F. 1921-12-04

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Labor unions; Labor leaders; Strikes; Elections -- United States; Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen (U.S.);
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 12/04/1921. Says that his wife died a year ago. Writes that he found two old letters from Eugene V. Debs, one dated 04/12/1883 announcing Eugene V. Debs's election to an official position with the Brotherhood of...
    • Claessens, August 1943-10-07

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Social Democratic Federation; Rand School of Social Science; Books;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Social Democratic Federation letterhead, 10/07/1943. Says that he will be happy to look into the matter of Baskette for Debs. Writes that he is sorry that Debs is not in good health. Mentions that his new booklet titled...
    • Edwards, A. S. 1925-09-04

    • Edwards, A. S.;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 9/4/1925. Says that his health is breaking and that when he dies if there is a Socialist organization "over there," he is going to "file an application" to become a member. Mentions that he is being supported by Charles...
    • Debs, Eugene V. n.d. 014

    • Amnesty; Newspapers; Political prisoners; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia;
    • Note to Theodore Debs, n.d. Comments on a newsclipping which says that "for one letter asking that Debs be freed, before he dies in jail, ten are received saying that jail is too good for him." Writes that this article represents a "sad,...
    • Le Prade, Ruth 1937-08-15

    • Writing;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Poets' Garden letterhead, 08/15/1937. Writes that she has just finished rereading WALLS AND BARS. Says that she is currently writing a biography about Faith Chevaillier who passed away two years ago. Tells Theodore...
    • Le Prade, Ruth 1927-11-29

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 11/29/1927. Tells Le Prade that he attended the dedication ceremony for Eugene V. Debs on 10/20/1927. Says that it was a melancholy journey not only because it fell on the anniversary of Eugene V. Debs’ death, but that...
    • Licked hand, Crawford County, Illinois

    • Dogs; Criminals; Homicides;
    • Toni Earleywine's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by herself. In this variant, a man buys a his wife a dog to keep her company because he is sick and dying. After he dies, the dog sleeps near the woman and licks her...
    • Cadaver arm, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Practical jokes; Death; Hands;
    • Cindy Wallace's typewritten variant of the Cadaver Arm urban legend as collected by Nancy Mooneyham. In this account, a nursing student dies after her fellow students play a trick on her using the hand of a cadaver.
    • 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 1909

    • 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.
    • 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.

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