Skip to main content
   

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: finds
(52 results)



Display: 20

    • Vanishing hitchhiker, Allen County, Indiana

    • Hitchhiking; Ghosts; Terrorism;
    • Stephanie Simerman's transcribed variant of the Vanishing Hitchhiker urban legend as collected by Josh Simerman. In this account, a cab driver picks up a woman who says that her mother is going to die unless she warns her. The man is startled and...
    • Bellush, Bernard, 1944-02-21

    • Great Britain; Socialism;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs from "Somewhere in Britain," 2/21/1944. Says that Robert Ingersoll once wrote, "To plow is to pray, to plant is to prophesy, and the harvest answers and fulfils." Remarks that Robert Ingersoll's name probably brings back...
    • Sesinger, Lawrence F 1916-10-10

    • Socialism; Newspapers; National Rip-Saw; Terre Haute (Ind.); Political campaigns;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Lawrence F. Sesinger, Artist letterhead, 10/10/1916. Writes that he cannot believe that his cartoons are worthy of the praise that Eugene V. Debs has bestowed upon them. Says that he is glad that the work he is turning...
    • Selby, Eugenie Debs 1883-06-21

    • Letters; Mailoux, Emily Debs; Mailoux, C.O. (Cyprien Odilon), 1857-1932;
    • Letter to Emily Debs Mailloux on Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen letterhead, 06/21/1883. Writes that he finds it hard to have to say goodbye to Emily Debs Mailloux. Says that she is hoping that this letter will spare the pain that a verbal...
    • Zilberman, Bella N. 1920-12-02

    • Socialists; Socialist Party of the United States of America;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/02/1920. Writes that she finds it deplorable that there are socialists in the movement who refuse to act honestly. Says that there are some socialists who believe that they are the only ones speaking the truth. Tells...
    • Williams, Sophie 1921-02-03

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 02/03/1921. Says that she is a 13-year-old pupil at the Ferrer Modern School in Stelton, New Jersey. Writes that her mother has told her all about him. Mentions that her mother is Fanny Williams. Expresses the hope that...
    • Stone, Irving; 1945-03-10

    • Castleton, Samuel; Books; Democratic Party (U.S.); Elections -- United States; Presidential candidates; Political parties; Political campaigns; Communism;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 03/10/1945. Writes that he was getting worried about Theodore Debs because he had not heard from him in so long. Assures Theodore Debs that in everything that is sent to him he finds something of value for his book. Remarks...
    • Stone, Irving  1947-12-17

    • Portraits; Books; Labor unions;
    • Letter to Marguerite Debs Cooper and Gertrude Debs, 12/17/1947. Writes that he bought Marguerite Debs Cooper and Gertrude Debs a picture by a young American artist. Says that he finds himself somewhat disturbed about the fact that ADVERSARY IN THE...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1895-10-11

    • American Railway Union; Woodstock (Ill.);
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on American Railway Union letterhead, 10/11/1895. Discusses the organizing efforts of the American Railway Union in the South. Tells Theodore Debs that he is "damn near crazy with work." States that he finds it difficult...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1895-10-11

    • American Railway Union; Woodstock (Ill.);
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on American Railway Union letterhead, 10/11/1895. Discusses the organizing efforts of the American Railway Union in the South. Tells Theodore Debs that he is "damn near crazy with work." States that he finds it difficult...
    • Glassberg, Benjamin 1920-20-20

    • Socialism -- United States; Rand School of Social Science;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Rand School of Social Science letterhead, 12/20/20. Says that he finds it ironic that Eugene V. Debs is in prison when the war he spoke out against was supposedly a war to make the world safe for democracy. Tells Eugene...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1913-10-15

    • Health;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/11-15/1913. Discusses his living arrangements in Estes Park, Colorado which he finds quite agreeable. Says that he is getting better every day . Mentions his ability to chop wood with the best of them.
    • Heeb, Arthur B. n.d

    • Free, Arthur Monroe, 1879-1953; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Political prisoners; Prison sentences; Amnesty; Pardon;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, n.d. Tells Theodore Debs that the world would not be in such a mess if the people were not so easily swayed by the "opiates of phrases," those phrases which are constantly used by politicians like Arthur Free. Says that he...
    • Oneal, James 1927-03-19

    • Oneal, James, b. 1875 ;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 03/19/1927. Writes that he received the inscribed copy of Oneal's book, AMERICAN COMMUNISM. Assures Oneal that his book is an "immense work and will be a tremendous help to not only the present day student of the labor...
    • Persons, Ellen 1925-08-26

    • Labour and Socialist International. Congress;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Second Congress of the Labour and Socialist International letterhead, 8/26/1925. Writes that she received Eugene V. Debs's "kind" letter this morning. Writes that she has received credentials to be a delegate at the...
    • Langdon, Emma F 1908-12-04

    • Postcards; Writing;
    • Photocopy of postcard to Theodore Debs, 12/4/1908. Says that she finds it strange that she has not heard from Theodore Debs since she left the "Red Special." Writes that she wonders if she has worn out her welcome.
    • Ritchell, Rella 1930-09-20

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 9/20/1930. Writes that he has spent the day looking for a copy of "Gene Debs" but to no avail. Says that after Eugene V. Debs's death all of his and Eugene V. Debs's papers were moved out of their office and stored...
    • Lanfersiek, Walter 1912-08-07

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Correspondence
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 8/7/1912. Writes that Eugene V. Debs should never have taken sides in the J. Mahlon Barnes controversy. Says that he finds what Eugene V. Debs has said about Barnes incomprehensible. Tells Eugene V. Debs that Barnes...
    • Nearing, Scott 1921-10-21

    • Socialist Labor Party; Industrial Workers of the World; Socialist Party of the United States of America;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/21/1921. Writes that he has spent the past several weeks talking and traveling through the United States and Mexico. Says that everywhere he goes he finds people who are great admirers of Eugene V. Debs and want to see...

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