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Finding aid to the complete contents of the University of Arizona Special Collections' AZ 114 Box 1 and 2.

Miscellaneous legal papers and exhibits, pertaining to the suit of the State of Arizona vs. Harry Walters, and the suit of Michael Simmons vs. the El Paso and Southwestern Railroad Co. et al. in the Superior Court of Cochise County, 1919.

Catalogue ID: AZ 114 Box 1 and 2

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AZ 114 Box 1

Exhibits presented in the suit of Michael Simmons vs. the El Paso and Southwestern Railroad Co. et al. The exhibits include photostatic copies of correspondence and I.W.W. leaflets. They also include original I.W.W. pamphlets and one photograph.

Folders 1 and 1A constitute one folder and so do 3 and 3A.

Folder 1: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Exhibits [1]

Folder 1A: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Exhibits [1A]

Folder 2: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Exhibits [2]

  • 51. Letter to William D. Haywood from F.H. Little, 1p, 4/16/1917

  • 52. Letter to William D. Haywood from Grover H. Perry, 1p, 4/16/1917

  • 53. Statement of the Executive Board of the I.W.W. on War, 1p

  • 54. Letter to S. Bromberg from Gen. Sec'y Treas., 1p, 8/22/1917

  • 55. Three letters, 3pp: To Forrest Edwards from Gen. Sec'y Treas., 1/13/1916; To William D. Haywood from Forrest Edwards, 1/6/1916; To Ben H. Williams from Gen. Sec'y Treas., 1/13/1916

  • 56. Letter to Hugh P. Gallagher from Gen. Sec'y Treas., 1p, 7/13/1917

  • 57. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from P. McEvoy, 2p, 8/30/1917, 9/4/1917

  • 58. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from Margaret Ray, 3pp, 7/16/1917, 7/17/1917

  • 59. Two letters, 5pp: To William D. Haywood from J.M. Slovick, undated; To J.M. Slovick from William D. Haywood, 2/9/1917

  • 60. Two letters, 2pp: To Executive Committee, I.W.W. from Finnish Workers Defense League, 7/6/1917; To Sec'y of Workers Defense League from Sec'y Treas. of I.W.W., 7/9/1917

  • 61. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from Francis Miller, 4pp, 4/8/1917, 4/12/1917

  • 62. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from Eino Kuitunen, 3pp, 5/29/1917, 6/1/1917

  • 63. Letter to William D. Haywood from Civilian Camp Columbus, NM, 3pp, 6/25/1917

  • 64. Minutes: Gen. Executive Board Meeting, by Lambert, Recording Sec'y, 6pp, 6/29-7/6/1917

  • 65. Letter to Grover H. Perry from M.C. Sullivan, 3pp

  • 66. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 8pp, 4/21/1917

  • 67. Letter to Grover H. Perry from T.R. Wilson, 2pp, 7/9/1917

  • 68. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 3pp, 7/6/1917

  • 69. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 4pp, 7/19/1917

  • 70. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J.A. McDonald, 1p, 6/27/1917

  • 71. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 4pp, 6/9/1917

  • 72. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Jack Norman, 3pp, 7/23/1917

  • 73. Letter to Geo Maddox from Jack Norman, 2pp, 8/7/1917

  • 74. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. McDonald, 1p, 7/23/1917

  • 75. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Roger S. Culver, 2pp, 4/15/1917

  • 76. Letter to Executive Committee from Secretary-Treasurer, 2pp, 7/10/1917

  • 77. Letter Chas. H. MacKinnon from Secretary-Treasurer, 2pp, 6/5/1917

  • 78. Letter to F.H. Little from Secretary Treasurer, 3pp, 4/11/1917

  • 79. Memo from Grover H. Perry, 1p, 6/1/1917

  • 80. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Jos. Oatis, 3pp, 7/6/1917

  • 81. Letter to Grover H. Perry from William D. Haywood, 2pp, 3/28/1917

  • 82. Letter to Grover H. Perry from A.S. Embree, 2pp, 7/26/1917

  • 83. Letter to Grover H. Perry from A.S. Embree, 2pp, 6/26/1917

  • 84. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. MacDonald, 1p, 7/6/1917

  • 85. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Press Committee, 1p, 7/6/1917

  • 86. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Roger S. Culver, 1p, 4/28/1917

  • 87. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Press Committee, 1p, 7/4/1917

  • 88. Letter and reply to V.V. O'Hair from Jack Norman, 4pp, 8/18/1917, 8/24/1917

  • 89. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. MacDonald, 1p, 7/2/1917

  • 90. Credentials of Grover H. Perry, by William D. Haywood, 1p, 5/31/1917

  • 91. Dues card for Grover H. Perry, 1p, 3/20/1917

  • 92. Letter to Iron Industry Workers, 1p

  • 93. Statement of Work by F.H. Little, 1p

  • 94. Three letters, 4pp: To William D. Haywood from A.C. Christ 4/24/1917; To A.C. Christ from William D. Haywood, 4/28/1917; To A.C. Christ from William D. Haywood, 4/28/1917

  • 95. Letter to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, 6pp, 6/11/1917

  • 96. Letter to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, 3pp, 7/7/1917

  • 97. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, 3pp, 8/29/1917, 8/31/1917

  • 98. Letter and reply to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, 2pp, 4/25/1917

  • 99. Letter to J.D. Gould from Chas R. Jacobs, 1p, 7/5/1917

  • 100. Letter and reply to Don Sheridan from William D. Haywood, 3pp, 3/21/1917, 3/26/1917

  • 101. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Jack Norman, 1p, 7/30/1917

  • 102. Telegram to Editor Solidarity from J. Cully, 1p, 6/6/1917

  • 103. Letter to G.H. Bourg from C.L. Lambert, 1p, 7/29/1917

  • 104. Letter to William D. Haywood from C.L. Lambert, 1p, 6/10/1917

  • 105. Letter to fellow workers from C.L. Lambert, 1p

  • 106. Letter to Thos. J. Dickson from C.L. Lambert, 1p, 8/5/1915

  • 107. Letter to C.L. Lambert from William D. Haywood, 1p, 7/1/1915

  • 108. Letter to Richard Smith from Thos. Whitehead, 1p, 8/7/1914

  • 109. Letter to S.H. Dixon from Thos. Whitehead, 1p, 8/12/1914

  • 110. Letter to George Millard from Thos. Whitehead, 1p, 4/27/1915

  • 111. Letter to William D. Haywood from The Strike Committee, 1p, 8/2/1917

  • 112. Letter to J.A. McDonald from William D. Haywood, 1p, 2/6/1917

  • 113. Chemical prescriptions, "A few hints to active Saboteurs," 4pp

  • 114. Telegram to W.H. Lewis from William D. Haywood, 1p, 7/26/1917

  • 115. I.W.W. circular "Do you want a contract" by Grover H. Perry, 1p

  • 116. Minutes: Meeting, by A.S. Embree, 3pp, 6/23/1917

Folder 3: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Exhibits [3]

  • 117. Bulletin and minutes of Metal Mine Workers Industrial Union 800 convention, by Grover H. Perry, 5pp, 7/13/1917, 7/15-7/17/1917

  • 118. Minutes of Lumberworkers Convention, by George Herbert, Recording Secretary, 6pp, 3 / 4 - 3/6/1917

  • 119. Letter and reply to Don Sheridan from Grover H. Perry, 2pp, 4/11/1917, 4/17/1917

  • 120. Chemical prescriptions, "How to make explosives," 1p

  • 121. Letter and reply to James Rowan from Albert Jahn, 3pp, 5/29/1917, 5/31/1917

  • 122. Letter and reply to James Rowan from Jos. Ratti, 2pp, 5/22/1917, 5/24/1917

  • 123. Letter and reply to James Rowan from William Hardy, 2pp, 5/21/1917, 5/23/1917

  • 124. Minutes: Special Business Meeting, by H. Grant, Recording Secretary, 5pp, 3/18/1917

  • 125. Application for Membership, 1p

  • 155, 160, 164, 166. I.W.W. stickers

  • 167-171. I.W.W. stickers

  • 172-176. I.W.W. stickers

  • 177-178. I.W.W. stickers

  • 180. Black and white photograph of red banner displaying: "DOWN (or DAWN) With War"

  • 181. List of items sent to Agent Clabaugh, 2pp, 9/14/1917

Folder 3A: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Exhibits [3A]

  • 127. Emile Pouget, Sabotage (Chicago: I.W.W. Publishing Bureau, c1913), 130pp.

  • 128. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Sabotage (Cleveland, Ohio: I.W.W. Publishing Bureau, 1916), 32pp.

  • 129. André Tridon, The New Unionism (New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1917), 200pp.

  • 131. Joseph J. Ettor, Industrial Unionism: The Road to Freedom [1913?], 32pp.

  • 132. Grover H. Perry, The Revolutionary I.W.W. (Cleveland, Ohio: I.W.W. Publishing Bureau, 1916), 32pp.; Also contains: B.H. Williams, "The Constructive Program of the I.W.W.," and Grover H. Perry, "How Scabs Are Bred."

  • 133. Walker C. Smith, Sabotage: Its History, Philosophy and Function (Chicago: I.W.W. Publishing Bureau, [1917]), 32pp.

AZ 114 Box 2

Depositions and exhibits for the suit of the State of Arizona vs. Harry Walters and depositions for the Michael Simmons vs. the El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Co. suit.

Folder 1: State of Arizona vs. H. Walters. Depositions [Byrn, Thomas]

Folder 2: State of Arizona vs. H. Walters. Depositions [Daniels, Berridge, etc.]

  • No. 2684 Cover sheet, by Robert M. Gibboney, Notary Public, 1p, 11/26/1919

  • Depositions No. 2684, 2685, 2686, 2687, 2688, 2689, 2725, by Court Reporter, 15pp, 10/17/1919

  • Deposition No. 2684, by Court Reporter, 59pp, 10/17/1919

  • DE1. Letter to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, exhibit from deposition No. 2684, 6pp, 7/11/1917

  • DE2. Exhibit from deposition No. 2684.

Folder 3: State of Arizona vs. H. Walters. Depositions [Nebeker, Reinhardt]

  • No. 2684 cover sheet, by J.E. Jaures, Clerk, H.P Johnson, Deputy, 1p, 7/9/1920

  • Deposition No. 2684 of Aquila Nebeker and Cecilia Reinhardt, by Court Clerk, 54pp, 12/1/1919

  • SLE1. Property taken from Salt Lake, by Leon Bone, 9pp, 9/5/1917

  • SLE2. Cover sheet with name tag, 1p

  • SLE3. List of items sent to Agent Clabaugh, 2pp, 9/14/1917

  • SLE4. I.W.W. Preamble and Constitution in Spanish, pamphlet

  • SLE5. I.W.W. Official Membership Book

  • SLE6. Letter to V.V. O'Hair from Jack Norman, 3pp, 8/18/1917

  • SLE7. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. MacDonald, 1p, 7/2/1917

  • SLE8. Letter to Jack F. Norman from Sec'y Treas., 1p, 8/24/1917

  • SLE9. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Press Committee, 1p, 7/4/1917

  • SLE10. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Roger S. Culver, 1p, 4/28/1917

  • SLE11. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Press Committee, 1p, 7/5/1917

  • SLE12. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. MacDonald, 1p, 7/6/1917

  • SLE13. Letter to Grover H. Perry from A.S. Embree, 2pp, 6/26/1917

  • SLE14. Letter to Grover H. Perry from A.S. Embree, 2pp, 7/26/1917

  • SLE15. Letter to Grover H. Perry from William D. Haywood, 2pp, 3/28/1917

  • SLE16. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Jos. Oatis, 3pp, 7/6/1917

  • SLE17. Memo from Grover H. Perry, 1p, 6/1/1917

  • SLE18. Letter to F.H. Little from Sec'y Treas., 3pp, 4/11/1917

  • SLE19. Letter to Chas. H. MacKinnon from Sec'y Treas., 2pp, 6/5/1917

  • SLE20. Letter to Fellow Workers from Sec'y Treas., 2pp, 7/10/1917

  • SLE21. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Roger S. Culver, 2pp, 4/15/1917

  • SLE22. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. MacDonald, 1p, 7/23/1917

  • SLE23. Letter to Geo Maddox from Jack F. Norman, 2pp, 8/7/1917

  • SLE24. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Jack Norman, 3pp, 7/23/1917

  • SLE25. Letter to Grover H. Perry from M.C. Sullivan, 3pp

  • SLE26. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 4pp, 6/9/1917

  • SLE27. Letter to Grover H. Perry from J. McDonald, 1p, 6/27/1917

  • SLE28. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 4pp, 7/1/1917

  • SLE29. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 3pp, 7/6/1917

  • SLE30. Letter to Grover H. Perry from T.R. Wilson, 2pp, 7/9/1917

  • SLE31. Letter to Grover H. Perry from E.J. MacCasham, 8pp, 4/21/1917

Folder 4: State of Arizona vs. H. Walters. Depositions [Watt, Wasson]

  • Deposition No. 2684: Depositions of Watt and Wasson, by Jon E. Orr, Notary Public, 42pp, 12/12/1919

  • Deposition agreement No. 2684 fro Watt and Wasson, by Court Clerk, 3pp, 12/11/1919

  • Telegram to Governor Campbell from Sheriff Wheeler, 1p, 6/30/1917

  • Letter to H.C. Wheeler from Hopkins, 1p, 6/5/1916

  • SE1. Letter to Don Sheridan from William D. Haywood, 2pp, 3/21/1917

  • SE2. Letter to William D. Haywood from Sec'y Treas., 1p, 3/26/1917

  • SE3. Letter to James Rowan from William Hardy, 1p, 5/21/1917

  • SE4. Letter to William Hardy from Sec'y Treas., 1p, 5/23/1917

  • SE5. Letter to Don Sheridan from Grover H. Perry, 1p, 4/11/1917

  • SE6. Letter to Grover H. Perry from Sec'y Spokane I.W.W., 1p, 4/17/1917

  • SE7. Letter to James Rowan from Jos. Ratti, 1p, 5/22/1917

  • SE8. Letter to Jos. Ratti from Sec'y Industrial Union #500, 1p, 5/24/1917

  • SE9. Minutes Book front sheet, Special Business Meeting, by William Hardy, 3pp, 4/6/1917

  • SE10. Minutes: Special Business Meeting, by H. Grant, 3pp, 3/18/1917

  • SE11. Minutes: Lumberworkers Convention, 4pp, 3/4-3/6/1917

Folder 5: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Depositions [Sheehan, Klein, Barry, Cahill, Quinn, Furbershaw, Lutz, Hughes, Wilder]. Acknowledgements of Service.

  • Depositions No. 2364, by Edward J. Walsh, Court Reporter, 364pp, 10/29/1919

  • Acknowledgement of Service No. 2364, by Court Reporter, 12pp, 11/11/1919

  • Acknowledgement of Service No. 2364, by Court Reporter, 12pp, 10/21/1919

  • Acknowledgement of Service No. 2364, by Court Reporter, 12pp, 11/11/1919

Folder 6: Simmons vs. El Paso and Southwestern R.R. Depositions [Daniels, Berridge, etc.]

  • No. 2364 cover sheet, by Robert Gibbons, Notary Public, 1p, 11/26/1919

  • Depositions No. 2364, by Court Reporter, 55pp, 11/19/1919

  • DE3. Letter to William D. Haywood from J. Cully, exhibit from deposition No. 2364, 6pp, 7/11/1917

  • DE4. Exhibit from No. 2364, 1p