About the Foundation


“The purpose of the Foundation shall be to own, maintain and operate the Eugene V. Debs home at 451 North Eighth Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, on a non-profit basis, in order to:

  • be a memorial to Eugene V. Debs and Theodore Debs and receive, hold and administer such gifts of money, property, works of art, historical papers and documents, museum specimens and other material having educational, artistic or historical value;
  • serve as an archive and resource for research and education in the social sciences and in labor and political history.”

From the by-laws of the foundation, (founded 1962)

Foundation Officers