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Ameerika-Eesti Heatahtlik Selts (Estonian American Benevolent Society) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3180
Collection consists of newsreels "Sisu" published by the society, news about Estonia (copies), leaflets.

Dates

  • 1990

Creator

Language of Materials

Estonian

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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Extent

5 linear inches

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The Estonian-American Benevolent Society, Inc was founded in 1994 as a non-governmental, non-profit, tax exempt organization to promote the political, social and economic development of Estonia consistent with democratic principles through education and training.

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
Date
2016
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding Aid in English

Repository Details

Part of the Immigration History Research Center Archives Repository

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