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    • Abernethy, A. V. 1920-06-01

    • Canton (Ohio); Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Pamphlets;
    • Writes that he would like an article from Eugene V. Debs for a booklet he is working on about Eugene V. Debs's Canton, Ohio speech and subsequent trial. Includes handwritten note from Eugene V. Debs, asking that Theodore Debs write to Abernethy...
    • Prison Friends 1920-11-25

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Poetry;
    • Untitled poem to Eugene V. Debs, 11/25/1920. Includes a note stating that the poem was written by one of the inmates at the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia and was presented to him on Thanksgiving morning.
    • Jail/prison legend, Clay County, Indiana

    • Legends; Jails; Prisons; Prisoners; Prison guards;
    • Tom Telgemeyer's transcribed interview of June Clevenger about a jail legend from Clay County, Indiana. According to Clevenger, the old jail in Clay County was made of logs, and when people got arrested on Saturday nights for drinking and fighting,...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Terry Gillispie's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Melinda A. Burton. According to legend, a man was sent to prison, and they wrapped a chain around his tombstone when he died. Now a chain grows...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Prisoners; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Louise Beckman's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel gravestone. According to legend, a convict escaped from prison with a ball and chain around his leg. He made good his escape, but later succumbed to a bullet wound he...
    • 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.
    • Eugene V. Debs Video

    • Politics; Labor unions;
    • The Eugene Debs video was created by David Maegerlein and Kyle Smith. Tracy Ford provided all the music for the video. Dr. Charles King was the main narrator, along with David Maegerlein. Kyle Smith filmed and edited the video. The purpose of the...
    • O'Hare, Kate Richards 1920-12-03

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Telegram to Eugene V. Debs, 12/3/1920. Writes that Benjamin Salmon, who has been released from prison, has gone on a hunger strike to protest Eugene V. Debs's imprisonment. Says that Benjamin Salmon is in dangerous condition. Asks that Eugene V....
    • New York Call 1920-11-06

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926;
    • Telegram to Eugene V. Debs, 11/006/1920. Says that the telegram is to congratulate Eugene V. Debs on his 65th birthday. Assures Eugene V. Debs that he is an inspiration because his "presence in prison . . . proves that liberty is alive." Tells...
    • Abbott, Leonard D. 1919-10-30

    • Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940; Berkman, Alexander, 1870-1936; Prison sentences; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Telegrams;
    • Telegram to Eugene V Debs, 10/30/1919. Writes that there are 300 people assembled in honor of Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman. Expresses the hope that Eugene V Debs is soon released from prison. Includes a note from Eugene V Debs to Theodore...
    • Ross, Harold W. 1920-09-14

    • Socialism; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1920; Prisons;
    • Telegram from Theodore Debs, 09/14/1920. Tells Ross that Eugene V. Debs is unable to comply with his request. Says that prison rules prevent him from writing the statement that he wants. Remarks that if Ross writes to Otto Branstetter that he...
    • Folk doctors, Doc Cox

    • Legends; People; People associated with health & safety; Physicians; Medical offices; Medical offices; Health care; Medical personnel; Folk cures; Folk medicine;
    • Susan Fifer's transcribed interview of Alberta Cochran about Doc Cox. According to Cochran, Cox was her grandfather. He was an herb doctor and he buried his money. People would come from all over to be treated by Doc Cox, and he never charged...


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