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Photograph of Eugene V. Debs Speaking in Canton, Ohio, 06/16/1918 

Title: Photograph of Eugene V. Debs Speaking in Canton, Ohio, 06/16/1918

From: Record Group/Collection: 21

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Scope and Content Note: This item is a photo of Eugene V. Debs speaking in Canton, Ohio.

Reference Unit: National Archives at Chicago

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I guess this is the speech that got Debs in trouble.

from wikipedia:

On June 16, 1918, Debs made a speech in Canton, Ohio urging resistance to the military draft of World War I. He was arrested on June 30 and charged with 10 counts of sedition.

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