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    • Brown, John W 1913-06-26

    • Jones, Mother, 1837-1930; Investigations; Industrial Workers of the World; United Mine Workers of America;
    • Letter from Eugene V. Debs, 06/26/1913. Says that he agrees with what Brown has said about the Senate's investigative committee. Writes that he does not understand why Brown, Mother Jones, C. H. Boswell, W. H. Thompson, or Fred Merrick was not...
    • Schmidt, Katherine L 1931-04-24

    • Newspapers; Prisoners; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 04/24/1931. Writes that it was kind of Schmidt to send the article taken from the SAN FRANCISCO DAILY NEWS of 02/19/1931. Says that John A. Barry is made of "superior clay." Tells Schmidt that the future looks brighter...
    • Schmidt, Katherine L 1932-06-15

    • Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938;Schmidt, Mathew; Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942; Religion; Capitalism;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 06/15/1932. Writes that Clarence Darrow's and Schmidt's tributes to Eugene V. Debs touched him deeply. Says that the imprisonment of Mathew Schmidt, Tom Mooney, Warren Bilings, and the other working class people fills him...
    • Sloan, Boyd 1920-10-11

    • Political prisoners; Amnesty; Pardon;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 10/11/1920. Says that Norman Hapgood's articles in THE SUNDAY AMERICAN and the ATLANTA GEORGIAN have called attention to the greatest scandal in American history, the imprisonment of the nation's political dissenters....
    • Solomon, Isabel 1920-11-16

    • Public speaking; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Travel; Children;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on State of New York Assembly Chamber letterhead, 11/16/1920. Says that she has read some of Eugene V. Debs's speeches. Writes that she did not understand everything that was in them because she is only 8 years old. Tells...
    • Stephenson, Cora Bennet 1910-06-28

    • Thank-you notes; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Voting; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 06/28/1910. Writes that she wanted to thank Theodore Debs for the article he sent her on Theodore Roosevelt. Says that she wanted it to read to a cousin who has come of voting age. Remarks that in sending her the perfect...
    • Steffens, Lincoln 1908-08-12

    • Publications; Interviews;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs on APPEAL TO REASON letterhead, 08/12/1908. Assures Steffens that he told the editor of EVERYBODY'S MAGAZINE that the article was "magnificent." Remarks that he wished that some things were different in the...
    • Vanzetti, Bartolomeo 1927-06-11

    • Sacco-Vanzetti Trial, Dedham, Mass., 1921;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 06/11/1927. Writes that in Theodore Debs' heart the same flame burns as that which burned in Eugene V. Debs'. Says that Theodore Debs is able to understand his and Nicola Sacco's case better than even he can. Remarks that...
    • 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...
    • Vickery, N. W. 1926-10-25

    • Publications; Socialism;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 10/25/1926. Says that he realizes that Theodore Debs has met with a great loss, but that he wants to know what happened to his manuscript BRIGHTON HEIGHTS. Writes that he is at a loss to understand the way that he has been...
    • Beranek, Olga, 1919-12-26

    • Prisoners;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/26/1919. Says that she is a ten year old girl whose father owns a Bohemian socialist paper called the SPRAVEDLNOSS. Writes that she does not understand why people are imprisoned.
    • Zsok, Joseph 1915-12-14

    • Socialist Party of the United States of America; Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1916; World War, 1914-1918;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs in German, 12/14/1915. Writes that he wants to discuss Eugene V. Debs' candidacy for President. Says that he cannot understand why Eugene V. Debs has refused to accept the Socialist Party's nomination. Tells Eugene V. Debs...
    • Yerex, Mrs. Albert E. 1909-01-21

    • Letters; Condolence notes; Thank-you notes;
    • Copy of letter from Theodore Debs, 01/21/1909. Writes that he can well understand the feelings Yerex has experienced having lost her husband. Assures Yerex that he sympathizes with her. Tells Yerex that he will be happy to write the letter she...
    • Williams, T. W. 1915-07-25

    • Socialists;
    • Copy of letter from Eugene V. Debs, 07/25/1915. Says that while he does not meddle in local affairs he would like to give his views regarding the situation in California. Writes that Williams statement to the comrades of California has his...
    • Watson, Blanche 1926-05-10

    • Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 05/10/1926. Says that John Haynes Holmes gave a sermon yesterday where he stated that the 3 men who lived up to his religious ideals were Luther Burbank, Clarence Darrow, and Eugene V. Debs. Remarks that John Haynes Holmes...
    • Stone, Irving; 1944-09-22

    • Books; Biography; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Socialists;
    • Copy of letter from Theodore Debs, 09/22/1944. Says that Stone's appraisal of Eugene V. Debs' life and work brought tears to his eyes. Writes that he appreciated the way that Stone dealt with Eugene V. Debs in his book CLARENCE DARROW FOR THE...
    • Stone, Irving; 1947-09-08

    • Books -- Reviews; Drinking of alcoholic beverages;
    • Copy of letter from Marguerite Debs Cooper, 09/08/1947. Writes that she and Gertrude Debs enjoyed Stone's appearance on TOWN MEETING OF THE AIR. Says that it was thoughtful of Stone to send her a copy of ADVERSARY IN THE HOUSE so quickly. Assures...
    • Carwardine, William H. 1921-02-01

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia; Political prisoners; Pardon; Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923; Newspapers;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on CHICAGO HERALD EXAMINER letterhead, 02/01/1921. Says that he appreciated Theodore Debs's letter with the message from Eugene V. Debs enclosed. Writes that he is surprised to learn that Eugene V. Debs cannot receive any...
    • Claessens, August 1944-09-20

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Books; Social Democratic Federation; Stone, Irving, 1903-1989;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Social Democratic Federation letterhead, 9/20/1944. Informs Theodore Debs that he wants to dissuade Irving Stone from writing a fictional account of Eugene V. Debs's life because of "matters he cannot understand" due to...
    • Germer, Adolph 1944-09-07

    • Stone, Irving, 1903-1989; Coleman, McAlister, 1889-; Wechsler, James Arthur, 1915-;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on C. I. O. letterhead, 9/7/44. Writes that the story James Wechsler told in his book KING JOHN is "totally inadequate." Says that he does not understand why Wechsler did not interview people who knew the history of the...


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