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    • Beehive hairdos, Marion County, Indiana

    • Hairstyles; Beehives; Insects;
    • Cassandra Brooks's typewritten variant of the Beehive Hairdo urban legend as collected by herself. She states that she heard the story in high school about a girl who did not comb out her beehive hairstyle for months. Subsequently, a classmate...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Daryl Giffords typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone. According to legend, a man who was killed by a chain had a chain laid across the top of his grave. Now the chain mysteriously grows longer.
    • Branstetter, Otto 11-22

    • Amnesty; Pardon; Law & legal affairs;
    • Note from Eugene V Debs, 11/22/?. Says that the Socialist Party should no longer petition for amnesty, but demand it. Tells Branstetter that the Socialist Party should demand 'the restoration of the Constitution of the United States," "the repeal...
    • Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters 1926-07-15

    • Pullman Strike, 1894; Labor unions; Poverty; Public speaking;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters letterhead, 07/15/1926. Writes that the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters is attempting to organize the Pullman porters. Tells Eugene V. Debs that "these workers are all Negroes, who...
    • Cooper, Marguerite Debs 02-18-?

    • Debs family; Cooper, Marguerite Debs; Appeal to Reason;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs on APPEAL TO REASON letterhead, 02/18/?. Tells Marguerite Debs Cooper that he received her "fine letter." Says that her letter made him realize that she is no longer a "little girlie" but now a young lady.
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1919-06-11

    • Karsner, David, 1889-1941; Barnes, John Mahlon, 1866-1934; Terre Haute (Ind.); Labor unions; Appeal to Reason;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 06/11/1919. Asks Theodore Debs to drop a line to Ralph Korngold to thank him for the box of cigars he sent him. Also asks Theodore Debs to send a note of appreciation to May Lane for the flowers she sent. Says that David...
    • Debs, Eugene V. 1920-10-22

    • Isenberg, Artie
    • Note to Theodore Debs on envelope postmarked 10/22/1920. Says that Artie Isenberg is a "poor fish." Tells Theodore Debs that Isenberg probably means well. Mentions that he is glad to hear Isenberg is no longer a comrade.
    • Dertinger, F. A. 1912-06-12

    • Barnes, John Mahlon, 1866-1934; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1912; Socialist Party of the United States of America;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 06/12/1912. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he protests the naming of J. Mahlon Barnes as his campaign manager. Writes that if the Socialist Party is so "degraded as to engage such a despicable character" that he will no...
    • Dexter, Caroline 1919-12-12

    • Socialism and religion;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 12/12/1919. Tells Dexter that "it is quite obvious that our footsteps follow different trails" and "lead in opposites directions." Mentions that he has never been concerned with the "security" of his soul once his body...
    • Feeble-minded person in Washington, Indiana

    • People with disabilities; People; Legends;
    • Ann Ledgerwood's transcribed interview of Greg Wimmenauer about Bill Conley. According to Wimmenauer, Conley went fishing with his brothers and they tied him to a pole on a sandbar in the White River. After three days the brothers came back for...
    • Gerber, G. August 1936-05-25

    • Socialism -- United States; Social Democratic Federation; Socialist Party of the United States of America; Telegrams;
    • Telegram to Theodore Debs, 5/25/36. Tells Theodore Debs that the Socialist Party is no longer responsive to the ideals of social democracy for which people like Eugene V. Debs struggled and sacrificed. Says that the Social Democratic Federation of...
    • Hamilton, R.A. 1921-12-16

    • Fans (Persons); Salutations; Cooperative societies -- United States; Cooperation and socialism -- United States;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Llano Co-Operative Colony letterhead, 12/16/21. Expresses hope that one day penal institutions will no longer be necessary. Writes that he remembers when he first met Eugene V. Debs back in 1895 at the American Railway...
    • Herron, George D. 1920-02-13

    • Fans (Persons); Prisoners; Propaganda; World War, 1914-1918 -- Public opinion;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 2/13/20. Informs Theodore Debs that the only thing published these days are lies. Says that there is no longer anything called the free press. Writes that all of these lies has turned the news into propaganda. Tells...
    • Hurley, Ruth 1914-03-28

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Public speaking; National Rip-Saw;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on NATIONAL RIP SAW letterhead, 3/28/14. Assures Theodore Debs that from now on she will give both the meeting time and its place in her schedules. Tells Theodore Debs that she will no longer tell people, as he requested,...
    • Indian Joe

    • Legends; People; Indians of North America; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • Dan McGlone's transcribed interview of Tammy Parsons about Indian Joe. According to Parsons, Indian Joe claimed the hill in the field just south of Cruise Road was an Indian burial ground. Indian Joe could feel it in his bones. There was a cheif...
    • 1932 State High Yearbook

    • Indiana State University; Indiana State Teachers College; Indiana State Laboratory High School (Terre Haute, Ind.); Laboratory schools; Students; Teachers;
    • An annual yearbook commemorating the activities and students of the Training School.
    • 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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