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    • Sperry, Marvin Gates 1920-02-13

    • Draft;
    • Form letter titled "Compulsory Universal Military Training" on Private Soldiers and Sailors Legion of the United States of America letterhead, 02/13/1920. Writes that the Private Soldiers and Sailors Legion of the United States of America is...
    • Walker, Ryan 1913-07-19

    • Churches; Kluser, C. Joseph;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 07/19/1913. Writes that he admires the way that Theodore Debs has gone after Joseph Kluser. Asks that Eugene V. Debs tell him why the church always sides with the "robbers." Expresses the hope that Eugene V. Debs is well....
    • Hall, Covington n.d.

    • Poetry; Branstetter, Otto;
    • Note from Eugene V. Debs to Mabel Dunlap Curry, n.d. Says that Hall is a "revolutionary poet" which is published widely in the radical press. Writes that he will have Theodore Debs make a copy of it and have him send it to Otto Branstetter.
    • Herron, George D. 1916-12-19

    • Fans (Persons); Socialism; World War, 1914-1918 -- Public opinion; Publications;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/19/16. Says that Eugene V. Debs' letter reached him without "any erasure on the part of the censor." Tells Eugene V. Debs that most American socialists do not "have the least moral or intellectual understanding of what...
    • Hoffman, Robert 1926-11-09

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Death and burial; In Memoriam; Biography; Books; Publications;
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 11/9/26. Writes that he appreciated the copies of the Terre Haute, Indiana papers that Theodore Debs sent with articles about Eugene V. Debs in them. Says that one of the finest tributes to Eugene V. Debs appeared in the...
    • Nelson, O.J 1919-12-14

    • Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 -- Health;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 12/14/1919. Says that he has wanted to write Eugene V. Debs for quite a while but did not do so because he knew Eugene V. Debs would be buried with letters. Tells Eugene V. Debs that he is the most widely known and best...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Les Freiberger's transcribed personal account of Martin Piniak. According to Freiberger, Piniak lived under a bridge over the Little Calumet River in East Chicago, Indiana. Piniak was said to live as a hermit because his wife died.
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Delana Good's transcribed interview of Andy Lemon's account of Martin Piniak. Lemon said that Piniak lived under the toll road. Lemon also stated that Piniak walked everywhere he went because his fiance was killed in a car accident and after that...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Robert W. Simko's transcribed interview of Carolyn Kukta's account of Martin Piniak. According to Kukta, Piniak lives under a bridge, but he is really a millionaire. He lives there because his fiance died on the way to their wedding and he never...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Morris Stewart's transcribed interview of Les Freiberger's account of Martin Piniak. This account says that there is a hermit living under a bridge in East Chicago, Indiana, and her lives there becasue his wife died.
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • William Ernst's transcribed interview of Les Freiberger's account about Martin Piniak. Freiberger stated that Piniak lives under a bridge in East Chicago, Indiana, and is supported by his family. It is said that Piniak lives this way because he...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Les Freiberger's transcribed interview of John Wohaldo's account of Martin Piniak. Wohaldo said that Piniak lives under a bridge over the Little Calumet River and looks like a bum. It is said that Piniak lives there becasue he is too lazy to work...
    • 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;
    • Lee Robinson's transcribed interview of Randy Scott's account of Martin Piniak. Scott states that Piniak was very rich and wanted to leave his wife, but he couldn't because she would take all of his money. He finally just left with nothing and...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Ronald Mullen's transcribed interview of Lee Stewart about Martin Piniak. Stewart said that a hermit lives under a bridge because he blames himself for his wife's death.
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Kenneth Hass's transcribed interview of Bob Simko about Martin Piniak. Simko stated that there is a man who lives under a bridge in East Chicago, Indiana, and he lives there becasue his son died. After his son's death, he didn't care anymore. He...
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Gaye Riner's transcribed interview of Les Freiberger's account of Martin Piniak. Freiberger stated that Piniak lives as a hermit because he blames himself for his wife's death.
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Gaye Riner's transcribed interview of Nancy Sarnicki's account of Martin Piniak. According to Sarnicki, Piniak lives under a bridge over the Little Calumet River because he is too lazy to work and doesn't want to pay taxes.
    • Martin Piniak

    • Tramps; Bridges; Homeless persons;
    • Gaye Riner's transcribed interview of Ron Sarnicki's account of Martin Piniak. According to Ron Sarnicki, Piniak lives under the bridge because he drove his wife insane. When he realized what he had done to his wife he began living as a hermit.
    • 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...

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