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    • Sebree, Shubert 1916-01-13

    • Death; Books; Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Socialists;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 01/13/1916. Writes that he received Theodore Debs's kind letter. Says that the knowledge that Theodore Debs sent his sympathy upon the death of his father was most helpful. Assures Theodore Debs that his father always loved...
    • Tucker, Alan L. 1920-11-08

    • Presidential elections -- United States; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1920
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/08/1920. Writes that he is sending Eugene V. Debs a picture of his father who was killed in an airplane crash. Says that his father, Herman Tucker, picketed the Democratic Convention on behalf of the starving people of...
    • Hogan, Freda 1919-12-26

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Fans (Persons); Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 12/26/19. Writes that she has not stopped thinking about Eugene V. Debs since his imprisonment. Says that she does not know how the workers of America are able to tolerate the fact that Eugene V. Debs is in prison. Mentions...
    • Angels, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Angels;Supernatural; Ghosts;
    • Stephanie L. Bates' transcribed interview of Richard Dustin Doyle's account of a supernatural story about a man who saw his dieing father in a hospital room and came to find out that his father died earlier that morning.
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Malissa Johnson's transcribed interview of Olga Radjenovich-Vulanovich about her experience with an Ouija Board. According to Olga, she spoke with her father through the Ouija Board. He told her many things about the end of the world and...
    • Zimmerman, Rose 1921-10-30

    • Socialists;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/30/1921. Writes that his father was one of the first 28 members of the Socialist Party in New York City, New York. Tells Eugene V. Debs that although her father is dead that his ideals live on in his wife and children.
    • Taylor, Rose 1921-07-02

    • Fans (Persons); Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 07/02/1921. Writes that she received the letter that Theodore Debs sent. Says that she has spent her whole life homesteading 160 acres in the hills of Humboldt County, California. Remarks that at the time her father...
    • Viereck, George Sylvester 1920-10-30

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Prisons;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/30/1920. Writes that he appreciated Eugene V. Debs' 2 messages, which he will always count among his most treasured possessions. Expresses the hope that he will meet Eugene V. Debs before too long. Says that he cannot...
    • Zondervan, Lilly 1921-04-23

    • Easter; May Day; Poetry; Political prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 04/23/1921. Writes that she is glad the Eugene V. Debs received her Easter greetings. Says that last week her socialist Sunday school had a party. Remarks that she read a poem with the words, "We'll give our father time to...
    • Henson, William 1920-10-10

    • Fans (Persons); Political prisoners; Prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; African Americans; Poetry; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/10/20. Says that Eugene V. Debs is both a mother and a father to him. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he loves him as a son loves his father. Writes that while the Democrats would like to keep Eugene V. Debs in prison he...
    • Koenig, Henri D. 1945-02-20

    • Debs family; Mailoux, Emily Debs; World War, 1939-1945;
    • Photocopy of letter to John D. Heinl, 2/20/45. Writes that he spent the first 9 months of the war in the army trying to defend his family's land. Says that after his service he went to Paris, France to tend to his business. Tells Heinl that Alsace...
    • Manly, Pauline Kunderd 1932-07-08

    • Debs, Katherine Metzel; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Debs, Gertrude Toy;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs and Gertrude Debs on A. E. Kunderd letterhead, 7/8/1932. Writes that her father wants Theodore Debs and Gertrude Debs to have some gladioli for their garden. Tells Theodore Debs and Gertrude Debs that before they plant the...
    • Meinecke, Freida 1921-06-17

    • Political prisoners
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 6/17/1921. Writes that she is out of school now. Says that it must be dreadfully hot in his prison cell. Mentions that her father remarried recently to his mother's sister who has recently come to America from Austria....
    • 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...
    • Bowers, Henry 1916-01-17

    • Death; Eulogies;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 01/17/1916. Tells Theodore Debs that his father died, an organizer of the Toledo, Ohio local of the Socialist Party. Says that he wants Eugene V. Debs to speak at his father's funeral.
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Carriages & coaches; Accidents; Decapitations; Ghosts; Light; lanterns; Searching; Supernatural;
    • This is Patrick Sterrett's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana. According to legend, a father and his daughter were on their way home in their buggy when they had an accident. The daughter was...
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Light; Ghosts; Decapitations; lanterns; Searching; Supernatural;
    • This is Ryan Drummy's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected James R. Kelly. According to legend, a girl was killed and decapitated. Although her body was found, her head never was. Her...
    • 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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