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Albany-Schenectady Eesti Ühing (Estonian Association in Albany and Schenectady, New York) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3049
Estonian

Displaced persons
DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION 1. Minutes of the association and founding documents of the Estonian supplemental school 1954-19752. Correspondence with individuals and organizations 1959-19823. Chronicle of the association 1950-19634. Journal about the activity of Estonian supplemental school in Albany-Schenectady 1962-19645. Journal about the activity of Estonian supplemental school in Albany-Schenectady, questionnaires about the school 1970-19796. Correspondence of Estonian supplemental school 1969-19787. Incoming informational sheets, bulletins, brochures8. Material about the school's spring party (drawings and writings by the pupils)9. School's play scripts, poems and other material related to the school's festivities10. Chronicle about Estonian folk dancers and singers in Albany-Schenectady11. Bulletins by an to the association, newspaper clippings

Dates

  • 1954-1982

Creator

Language of Materials

Estonian

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.

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Extent

1 Linear Feet

Overview

Minutes, correspondence, chronicle, brochures, material about the Estonian supplemental school in Albany-Schenectady (journals, correspondence, incoming brochures and bulletins)

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The Estonian Association in Albany and Schenectady was founded in 1954 and incorporated in 1955.

PROVENANCE

Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU) in 2003-2005. It was processed as part of a collaborative project between the Estonian Archives in the USA (Lakewood, New Jersey), the National Archives of Estonia (NAE), and the IHRC in March 2010. Margit Laanemets and Kristel Tammik of the National Archives in Tallinn, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.
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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