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Aili Jarvenpa papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1122
Jarvenpa's papers include, among a variety of other documents, manuscript drafts of her translations, correspondence, articles, notes on Finnish Americana, and her journals.

Dates

  • 1940-1990

Creator

Language of Materials

English, Finnish

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRCA.

Extent

8 Linear Feet

HISTORICAL SKETCH

In the words of IHRC Curator Joel Wurl, this is "an extraordinary documentary legacy of an especially gifted individual." Aili Jarvenpa (1918-2002) was a Minnesota Finnish American poet and translator.

PROVENANCE

Collection acquired from Aili Jarvenpa of Minneapolis in 2002. Preliminary processing by Johanna Leinonen in 2004.
Author
IHRC Archives
Language of description
Finding Aid in English

Repository Details

Part of the Immigration History Research Center Archives Repository

Contact:

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