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    • Spry, William 1915-08-20

    • Law & legal affairs; Pardon
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 08/20/1915. Says that he is writing on behalf of Joe Hill. Informs Spry that from what he knows about Joe Hill's case that there is "more than a reasonable doubt as to the guilt of this unfortunate brother" because he...
    • Cohen, Joseph E. 1927-08-08

    • Anarchism; Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921; Sacco, Nicola, 1891-1927; Vanzetti, Bartolomeo, 1888-1927;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 08/08/1927. States that Debs's letter came on the day that Sacco and Vanzetti's verdict was announced. Tells Debs that Vanzetti saw the verdict coming. Thinks that Sacco and Vanzetti are innocent and that "the judges,...
    • Kelly, James J. 1920-12-20

    • Amnesty; Christmas; Pardon; Political prisoners; Prisons; Prison sentences; Salutations;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/20/20. Says that he is writing to send Eugene V. Debs Christmas greetings on behalf of he and his wife. Writes that even though Eugene V. Debs is in prison that his "conscience is clear of any crime" and that his "sould...
    • Noll, John F 1914-07-20

    • Churches; Socialism;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 7/20/1914. Writes that Noll's response to his letter is not at all satisfactory. Says that Noll's refusal to examine the situation is "sufficient proof" of Joseph Kluser's guilt. Asks that if Noll wants to know the truth...
    • Robertson, D.B 1925-09-10

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Citizenship
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 9/10/1925. Tells Robertson that through the kindness of A. E. Gordon that he was shown the letters Robertson wrote to Calvin Coolidge and the Attorney General. Writes that he read them with deep interest and sincere...
    • Rogers, L.W 1944-01-12

    • Books;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 1/12/1944. Writes that he appreciated the copy of CLARENCE DARROW FOR THE DEFENSE that Rogers sent. Says that when the book about Clarence Darrow first came out that he went to the public library to get it but all of the...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Chains; Cemeteries; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Janet Archibald's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel gravestone. According to legend, a man killed his wife with a chain. Although he was innocent, the wife's family maintained that he was guilty and his guilt would be...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Lucy Sullivan's typewritten account the Bonds Chapel in Orange County Indiana. According to legend, a man killed his wife with a chain, and now a chain proclaims his guilt from his grave.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Barbara Birchfield's transcribed interview of Mary Tudor about Ed Gein. According to Tudor, there was a man in Wisconsin who killed women and made lampshades out of their skin. When he was caught, they found a human heart boiling on the stove.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • John Coleman's transcribed interview of Kathie Buhr about Ed Gein. According to Buhr, there was a man who was butchering women and selling their meat to other people.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Austin Wathen's transcribed interview of Phil. According to Phil, Ed Gein lived in Wisconsin and used to dig up fresh graves. He dug up the graves so he could eat the hearts and livers from the bodies. Phil also told some jokes about Ed Gein.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Bob Wilberg's transcribed personal account of the story of Ed Gein. According to Wilberg, Ed Gein lived in Plainfeild, Wisconsin, and dug up bodies from several graves. Gein also killed a woman and hung her in his shed just like a deer. Wilberg...
    • Bonds Chapel, Orange County, Indiana

    • Graves; Cemeteries; Chains; Chapels; Supernatural;
    • This is a newspaper article from the Arts section (known as Target) of the Sunday edition Bloomington Herald Times. This article describes the legend of Bonds Chapel in Orange County Indiana. This article appeared Sunday, November 16th, 1969. The...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Mary Ion Allison's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Monty Records. According to legend, a man murdered his wife and then he died. After that, a chain began to grow on his tombstone to show his...
    • Normal Advance 1903

    • 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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