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    • Harriman, Job 1918-07-24

    • Llano Colony (Secular community); Cooperative societies -- United States; Cooperation and socialism -- United States;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debson Llano Del Rio Company letterhead, 7/24/18. Says that the Llana Colony is now on its way to becoming a "permanent success." Tells Eugene V. Debs that the colony's members were forced to leave California because of the...
    • Laitinen, Gertrude 1921-11-10

    • Writing;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 11/10/1921. Says that she is hoping to play in her school's orchestra. Writes that she likes living in Lawrence, Massachusetts because there are almost no "wealthy looking houses." Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs...
    • Leonard, William Ellery 1920-01-02

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on University of Wisconsin-Madison letterhead, 1/2/1920. Writes that he heard from Theodore Debs that Eugene V. Debs is allowed to receive letters. Tells Eugene V. Debs that the many that honor him want to see him freed. ...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Jerry Novack's transcribed interview of Andy Vrabel's account of Martin Piniak. This account states that there is a man who lives under a bridge in East Chicago, Indiana. This man was once very rich and was engaged to a wealthy girl in town. The...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Robert W. Simko's transcribed interview of Ken Darrow's account of Martin Piniak. Darrow states that there is a man living under a bridge in East Chicago, Indiana. This man used to be very wealthy and successful until he went crazy. He went crazy...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Ellen Guckien's transcribed interview of Wayne Demkowicz about Martin Piniak. Demkowicz states that in another story he heard, Piniak was very wealthy but didn't like money and gave it all away. It was said that Piniak didn't like what money was...
    • Rag pickers, Auburn, Indiana

    • Legends; People; Ragpicking;
    • Tim Murdock's transcribed interview of Carolyn Murdock about rag pickers in Auburn, Indiana. According to Murdock, her mother told her about Hannah Wise. Hanna Wise was a well-known rag picker. She was from a wealthy family, but she married a bum...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Daniel M. Appel's transcribed interview of John Finnerty about the Face in the Wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Finnerty, drag racers killed the son of a wealthy family. The greif-stricken father built the wall. Supposedly, if you touch...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • John Treager's transcribed variant of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Lisa Notter. In this variant, Stiffy was a dog who belonged to a wealthy Terre Haute woman. When the dog died, she refused to have him buried. Instead, she stuffed him...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Normal Advance 1913

    • 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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