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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.
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.
Ameerika-Eesti Heatahtlik Selts (Estonian American Benevolent Society) records, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota http://archives.lib.umn.edu/repositories/6/resources/4837 Accessed November 18, 2017.