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A. L. Klemi papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1224
Overview Papers (1977-1980) of Finnish American composer A.L. Klemi (1874-1924) consist of the sheet music for three piano and vocal compositions.

Aamunkoitto Temperance Society (Brooklyn, New York) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC87
Overview Records (1887-1901) of the Aamunkoitto Temperance Society (Brooklyn, New York) include membership lists and minutes.

Adam Podkrivacky papers

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Identifier: IHRC2088
Overview Papers (1920-1965) of Adam Podkrivacky, a former president of the First Catholic Slovak Union, consist of personal and organizational papers. The official documents of the FCSU constitute the bulk of the collection, including financial records, membership lists, and photographs.

Adamson family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC590
Overview Personal documentation, passports, certificates from displaced persons camps in Germany, materials pertaining to Estonian American cultural activities in New York.

Adolf Kucera papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1285
Overview Adolf Kucera was a post-World War II displaced person and a pre-World War II officer in the Czechoslovak army. Papers comprise correspondence between Kucera and other Czech DPs, and a short autobiography of Kucera from Archer magazine.

Aili Bell papers

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Identifier: IHRC305
Overview Two copies of the play "Misiska" by Aili R. Bell in Finnish and in English (translated by Richard A. Impola). The play, depicting the immigration and remigration of a Finnish woman, is set in Rock Springs, WY in 1908 and in Savo, Finland in the 1930s.

Aili Jarvenpa papers

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

Aimo Kiviniemi papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1221
Overview Collection contains Finnish folk song books and books on Finnish composers and music, sheet music by Jean Sibelius, Selim Palmgren, Yrjo Kilpinen, and miscellaneous composers, manuscript facsimiles of songs from Musiikin Tiedotuskeskus, folk songs by various composers (e.g. Ilmari Hannikainen, Toivo Kuula, Erkki Melartin, and Aapo Simila), chorals, and sheet music for kantele and piano.

Aina Swan Cutler papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC489
Overview Collection contains compact disks and records of the music of Heikki Sarmanto, her principal collaborator (on his New Hope Jazz Mass and New England Images, among other works). Also sheet music, music manuscripts and scores, song books, annotated concert programs, and correspondence with a Finnish publisher regarding translation of lyrics.

Aino Maki papers

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Identifier: IHRC1432
Overview Papers (1920-1973) of Aino Maki consist of photographs of key figures in the Central Cooperative Exchange (later the Central Cooperative Wholesale) of Superior, Wis., as well as cooperative training classes from the 1920s and 1930s. Also included is an addition to Maki's family history.

Ajakiri "Meie Tee" (Journal 'Our Path') records

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Identifier: IHRC3195
Overview Correspondence, accounting documents, newspaper clippings.

Ajami Family papers

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Identifier: IHRC112
Overview Papers (1952-1980) pertaining to the Ajami family history include letters; newspaper clippings; programs; poetry; and photographs. Much of the material concerns Selma (Bojolad) Ajami, an opera singer and Jocelyn Ajami, an artist. Correspondence refers to Philip K. Hitti, and correspondents include Ambassador Fletcher Warren.

Al. LaMagna papers

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Identifier: IHRC1962
Overview Papers of Al LaMagna consist of materials pertaining to the Order Sons of Italy in America. Included are a Distinguished Service Award certificate from the Pennsylvania Grand Lodge, and artifacts include Pennsylvania Grand Lodge officer title and emblem pins, wooden gavels, a Nuova Vittorio Emanuele No. 901 banner, and an Italian flag.

Alaine Pakkala papers

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Identifier: IHRC2016
Overview The papers contain a large amount of material relating to Finnish American music. Included are Pakkala's notes, articles, sheet music, correspondence, lists of bibliographic entries, and dissertations regarding the Finnish American community. The collection also contains a significant number of photographs, slides, and video and audio tapes.

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

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3049
Overview Minutes, correspondence, chronicle, brochures, material about the Estonian supplemental school in Albany-Schenectady (journals, correspondence, incoming brochures and bulletins)

Alberico Caselli papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC419
Overview Papers consist of two scrapbooks and one package of newspaper clippings. The clippings, many from Stampa Libera of New York (formerly Il Nuovo Mondo), relate chiefly to Italian fascism, World War II, and socialism. Some clippings relate to Filippo Turati, Italo Balbo, Errico Malatesta, Carlo Sforza, and Pietro Nenni. Also included are antifascist cartoons from the American press, postcard portraits of famous socialists, and photographs and articles on the Vienna Commune, the interim ...

Alberico Molinari papers

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Identifier: IHRC1617
Overview Papers (n.d.) of Italian American dramatist Alberico Molinari (1876-1948) consist of typescripts of his play "I Martiri di Chicago," a four act historical drama.

Albert Chenet papers

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Identifier: IHRC1947
Overview The Albert Chenet Order Sons of Italy in America, Pennsylvania Grand Lodge collection (1941-1978) includes Grand convention books (1967-1977), Grand Council minutes and correspondence (1976-1978), testimontial dinner booklets (1941-1972), photographs of flood damage in Italy, and newspaper clippings.

Albert Tezla papers

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Identifier: IHRC2593
Overview Drafts for a book-length publication by Albert Tezla entitled, The Hazardous Quest: Hungarian Immigrants in the United States, 1895-1920. Materials are primary documents (letters, newspaper articles, official records) translated from Hungarian to English.

Alberto Cupelli papers

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Identifier: IHRC485
Overview Papers (1933-1973) of Alberto Cupelli (b. 1905), an Italian American journalist and consular agent, consist mainly of correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to his role as the Italian consular agent in New Haven, Connecticut and to his involvement in the Italian anti-fascist movement. Correspondents include Walter Toscanini and clippings about his father, Arturo Toscanini. Correspondence relates to, among others, Angelo Guidi-Flavio; Luigi Giovanolo; John Santangelo; Mario Einaudi; ...

Aldobrando Piacenza papers

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Identifier: IHRC2079
Overview Papers (1951-1973) of Aldobrando Piacenza (1888-1976), an Italian American poet, painter, and folk artist from Chicago, Ill., contain articles about his art work and a short autobiography. Piacenza was born in Sant'Anna Pelaso and came to the United States in 1902. He lived in Chicago and Highwood, and worked as a gardener, store clerk, bakery employee, and owner of an ice cream parlor. His art work included elaborate bird houses.

Aleksanders Janek papers

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Identifier: IHRC1115
Overview Collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, research notes, drafts of articles and lectures on chemistry, philosophy and linguistics.

Aleksei Nikolaevich Kniazeff papers

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Identifier: IHRC1230
Overview Papers of A. N. Kniazeff comprise Russian American material from the San Francisco, California area. Materials pertain to the Russian Community Club, the United Russian Anti-Communist Organizations, the Crusade for Truth, Inc., and to the National Organization of Russian Scouts.

Alessandro Sisca papers

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Identifier: IHRC2408
Overview Papers include personal correspondence, untitled works, and notes; notebooks of clippings; published works by other writers; correspondence, records, receipts, contracts, poetry, short stories, and clippings pertaining to La Follia di New York; and correspondence, published materials, and miscellany of Marziale Sisca. Correspondents of Marziale Sisca include Thomas Dewey, Fiorello La Guardia, Enrico Caruso, and Presidents Taft and Eisenhower.

Alex Kyyhkynen papers

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Identifier: IHRC1310
Overview Papers (1940-1979) of Alex Kyyhkynen (1888-1984) consist of personal material and records of Finnish American organizations in Minnesota, particularly the Minnesota Finnish-American Historical Society.

Alex Simirenko papers

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Identifier: IHRC2405
Overview Papers (1961-1964) of Alex Simirenko (1931- ) consist of a preliminary survey, notes, photographs, and other material used by Simirenko in writing his book "Pilgrims, colonists and frontiersmen: an ethnic community in transition," published by the Free Press of Glencoe, Ill. In 1964. The book concerns the Russians in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Alexander A. Granovsky papers

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Identifier: IHRC796
Overview A Ukrainian American entomologist, also an activist and poet, Granovsky was born in Berezhtsi, Ukraine, and came to the United States in 1913. He was educated at Colorado State Agricultural College and the University of Wisconsin, and taught entomology at the universities of Wisconsin and Minnesota. He became a leader in the Ukrainian American community locally and nationally and was president of the Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine, Inc. (ODWU). In St. Paul, Minnesota, he was also an ...

Alexander Aur papers

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Identifier: IHRC3697
Overview Correspondence, obituary, clippings, research papers, periodicals, articles, events and memoirs in Brazil 1977

Alexander Kajkowski papers

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Identifier: IHRC1156
Overview Collection consists of memoranda, news releases, speeches and published materials regarding Polish American and Polish affairs, and the Polish Government in Exile, also correspondence with members of the Polish Government in Exile in London and other political figures from the United States, Great Britain, and with representatives of exile organizations of other European nationalities. Included are materials from the Katyn Memorial Fund Committee.

Alexander Novystki papers

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Identifier: IHRC1699

Alexandra Jaskolski papers

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Identifier: IHRC1124
Overview Papers (1930s-1970s) of Polish American musician and music teacher Alexandra (Nurcyzynski) Jaskolska (1918- ) document her musical and journalistic careers. Jaskolski was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and trained and taught at the New England Conservatory of Music there. As a soloist, she was known as "Olenka Nurczynska-Bertylda". Included in her papers are publications and administrative correspondence from the New England Conservatory of Music; Polish and Polish American music; diaries; and ...

Alfred and Jutta Anderson papers

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Identifier: IHRC3103
Overview Collection consists of personal papers, certificates, documents, personal correspondence, documents of various Estonian diaspora organizations, included are also photographs and manuscripts of Anderson's memoirs and speeches.

Alfred Luts papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3711
Overview Manuscript "Heitluste keerises", collected materials about the deaths of Estonian soldiers in Siberia, report to the Kersten Commission 1953, correspondence with Ernst Lüebik, documents about Estonian military history, Karl Masik's letters, correpondence.

Alfred Vonetes papers

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Identifier: IHRC1064
Overview Materials related to Alfred Vonetes and his work in the Order of AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational and Progressive Association). Included are meeting minutes, agendas, notes, correspondence, event programs, publications of the organization.

Alise Osis-Stunda papers

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Identifier: IHRC131
Overview Correspondence, postcards, albums of photographs featuring Latvian cities and landscapes, scrapbook documenting trips to New York City, typed poetry. Also printed volumes of Latvian fiction.

Alixa Naff Papers

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Identifier: IHRC1644
Overview Papers (1962) of Alixa Naff consist of photocopied summaries of interviews conducted by Alixa Naff. They pertain to folklore and life histories collected from Christian Syrian-Lebanese first generation immigrants in the United States. Originals as well as tapes with the recordings are deposited at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, as part of the Alixa Naff Collection there.

Alliance Lilly of Wisconsin (Zveza Lilija Wisconsin) records

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Identifier: IHRC134
Overview Records (1935-1946) of the Zveza "Lilija" Wisconsin (Alliance "Lily" of Wisconsin), Milwaukee, Wisconsin, consist chiefly of financial records. Also included are records of the Juvenile Department, consistution, and by-laws.

Alliance of Poles in America (Cleveland, Ohio) records

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Identifier: IHRC135
Overview Records (1903-1932) of the Alliance of Poles in America include minutes of meetings of the Central Body of the Alliance (1917-1930) and its predecessor, the Alliance of Poles in State of Ohio (1907-1917), lists of officers, minutes of conventions (1907-1932), and texts and revisions of constitutions.

Alliance of Transylvanian Saxons, Series I-III (Cleveland, Ohio) records

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Identifier: IHRC137
Overview Records (1902-1981) of the Alliance of Transylvanian Saxons (Cleveland, Ohio), a fraternal and insurance organization, include convention minutes. Founded in 1902, the Alliance is open to Americans of Transylvanian Saxon descent. It has forty-three branches and approximately 10,000 members. Its weekly publication is the Volksblatt. Series III contains the records (1923-1981) of the Alliance of Transylvanian Saxons (Cleveland, Ohio), a fraternal and insurance organization, consist of application ...

Alliance Publishing Company, (Chicago, Illinois) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC141
Overview Records (1939-1961) of the Alliance Publishing Company of Chicago, Ill., a publisher of Polish American newspapers Dziennik Zwiazkowy and Zgoda, include correspondence; cartoons; editorial material; newspaper clippings; photographs; and material for the 1952 Kalendarz Zwiazkowy (an annual publication). Also included are material on the American Slav Congress of 1949; and a financial report for the Polish American Congress (1953).

Alma Schultz papers

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Identifier: IHRC94
Overview Memoranda and correspondence concerning various Latvian American organizations and Latvia; personal correspondence; Southern Methodist University Conservatory materials, list of Latvian displaced persons resettled in Texas and Oklahoma; notes, clippings, event programs, photographs.

Alvar W. Carlson papers

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Identifier: IHRC414
Overview Carlson was a professor of geography at Bowling Green State University in Ohio. Collection consists of reprints of his journal articles relating to immigrant settlements in Cleveland, Detroit, Toledo and Chicago.

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

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

America-Italy Society records

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Identifier: IHRC152
Overview Records (1925-1959) of the America-Italy Society, a cultural organization, include minutes; correspondence; financial records; brochures; photographs; and corporate documents. Series include information regarding the Italy-America Society's dissolution and correspondence of founder Luigi Criscuolo. Also included is correspondence of Ellsworth Bunker; Thomas McKittrick; John Astor and Clare Booth Luce.

America Letters Project: University of Turku, Finland, Collection

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Identifier: IHRC149
Scope and Contents Finnish

DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION 1) Letters from the Varsinais Suomi area of Finland: The America Letters, Varsinais Suomi (Finland), collection (1885-1960) contains 4,000 letters written by Finnish immigrants in the United States to relatives and friends in the Varsinais Suomi area of Finland. 2) Letters from the Etela-Pohjanmaa area of Finland. The America Letters (1890-1960), Etela-Pohjanmaa (Finland), collection consists of 4,000 letters sent ...

American Arabic Association (AMARA) records

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Identifier: IHRC155
Overview Records (1969-1981) of the American Arabic Association, a cultural and charitable organization, consist mainly of program announcements for meetings.

American Baltic Freedom Committee (Kalamazoo, Michigan) records

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Identifier: IHRC156
Overview Records (1991) consist of photographs, documents (originals), press releases, flyers, articles in newspapers, maps, letters and addresses on envelopes from petition signers, sheets of information containing addresses of official offices, faxes, fax cover sheets and petitions to president George H.W. Bush.

American Committee for Italian War Relief (St. Paul, Minnesota) records

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Identifier: IHRC157
Overview The American Committee for Italian War Relief (St. Paul, Minn.), composed of representatives of Italian American organizations and Catholic churches, was organized to aid war victims in Italy. Records (1943-1948) include minutes; correspondence; articles of incorporation; and newspaper clippings.

American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons records

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Identifier: IHRC158
Overview Records (1948-1968) of the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons include correspondence, financial records, information on fund drives, reports, and organizational papers including bylaws and articles of incorporation. Correspondents include the Travelers Aid Society of Chicago (Ill.), the Displaced Persons Commission, the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, the American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Services, Inc., the Attorney General of the ...

American Committee on Italian Migration, (Chicago Chapter Illinois) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC159
Overview Records (1954-1967) of the American Committee on Italian Migration, Chicago Chapter (Ill.), include a brief history; correspondence; organizational papers; souvenir journals and symposia; photographs and newspaper clippings; and publicity concerning special events. Correspondents include United States senators and church dignitaries, the Italian ambassador and consulate, and other figures in the Italian government, Mayor Richard Daley of Chicago, Everett M. Dirksen, Jacob H. Javits, Birch Bayh, ...

American Council of Polish Cultural Clubs records

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Identifier: IHRC3283
Overview The American Council of Polish Cultural Clubs was founded in 1948 to facilitate communication among Polish cultural clubs and promote understanding of Polish culture in the United States. Records (1949-1982) consist of official convention records and publications of affiliated organizations.

American Fund for Czechoslovak Refugees, (New York, New York) records

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Identifier: IHRC171
Overview Records consist of organizational correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports and case files produced by the New York headquarters, and also materials generated by the AFCR field offices both in the United States and in Europe. In addition to the assistance provided to refugees from the former Czechoslovakia, the records include documentation of the AFCR resettlement work with refugees from Southeast Asia in late 1970's and 1980's.

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), National Office records

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Identifier: IHRC98
Overview Collection contains bound correspondence of the local chapters for the period of 1923-1950.

American Italian Historical Association (AIHA) Conference records

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Identifier: IHRC176
Overview Partial transcript of the American Italian Historical Association Conference (1972, Boston, Massachussetts) relate to the conference topic "Italian American Radicalism: Old World Origins and New World Developments".

American Italian Historical Association (AIHA). Stella del Nord Chapter records

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Identifier: IHRC177
Overview Records of the American Italian Historical Association, Stella del Nord Chapter consist of organizational minutes, correspondence, and financial materials as well as photographs and oral history tapes gathered by the group to document the history of Italian Americans in Minnesota.

American Latvian Association in the United States, (Washington, DC) records

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Identifier: IHRC189
Overview Records (1948-1974) of the American Latvian Association (Washington, D.C.) include correspondence; organizational records; records of local branches; and publications of the Association.

American Polish Civil War Centennial Commission records

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Identifier: IHRC193
Overview The American Polish Civil War Centennial Commission was established to stimulate research into, and public awareness of, Polish participation in the American Civil War. It was affiliated with the Polish American Historical Society. Records consist of correspondence; press releases; and publications of the Commission.

American Relief for Poland, District 33, (Chicago, Illinois) records

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Identifier: IHRC194
Overview Records (1952-1950) of the American Relief Fund for Poland, a charitable organizaton which participated in relief efforts in Poland during and after World War II, consist of correspondence; questionnaires; and case files. Also included are records produced by the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons (1948-1968). The records are mostly personal files of persons brought to the United States from Europe after World War II. They also contain some correspondence and ...

American Slovak Society of Lackawanna and Susquehanna Counties records

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Identifier: IHRC3019
Overview Collection consists of organizational correspondence, financial records, event programs and news clippings. Included are also photographs related to the Society's activities, members or guest speakers.

American Sokol Organization, Western District, Scrapbook, records

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Identifier: IHRC196
Overview Records of the organization's Western District consist of a photocopied scrapbook containing clippings and printed ephemera documenting Sokol and Czech American community activities in Nebraska, Iowa, and Minnesota.

Americans for Human Rights in Ukraine records

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Identifier: IHRC197
Overview Files of the law suit State of Israel vs. John (Ivan) Demjanjuk, filed at the Jerusalem District Court, 1987-1988.

Americo Susi papers

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Identifier: IHRC2558
Overview Papers (1923-1935) of Americo Susi, an Italian-American laborer from Introdacqua, A'quila, Italy, consist of his membership booklets for "Club Introdacquese" (Youngstown, Ohio) and "Societa Italiana di M.S. Generale Gustave Fara" (Sharpsville, Pennsylvania).

Amerigo A. De Martinis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1949
Overview Papers (ca. 1927-1988) of Amerigo A. De Martinis consist of a biographical sketch; two photographs of him; a certificate of Stella della Solidarieta Italian; a certificate of recognition from the OSIA New Jersey Grand Lodge; and photographs of the North Italy Social Club, mortgage burning, and the Men of Malvern, as well as miscellaneous newspaper clippings.

Amerikan Uutiset records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC198
Overview The Amerikan Uutiset collection (n.d.) consists of manuscripts and typescripts, in Finnish, of published articles by Terttu Katka, George Latvala, Matti Kantola, Paavo A. Kairanen, and Elina Beck.

Anatol Julian Kurdydyk papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1302
Overview Papers ( 1914-1975) of Anatol Julian Kurdydyk (1905- ) consist of newspaper clippings on Ukrainian community activities in Canada, and a document titled "An Act to incorporate the Ruthenian Greek Catholic Parishes and Missions in the Province of Manitoba."

Andrejs Rozentals papers

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Identifier: IHRC3253
Overview The papers of Andrejs Rozentals consist of personal documents, financial documents, personal letters, newspapers clippings, business cards, short notes, song texts, scout newsletters.

Andrew Canepa papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3329
Overview Two printed pieces of sheet music (with lyrics): "Inno dei fascisti" and "In Aeroplano"

Andrew Rolik papers

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Identifier: IHRC2279
Overview Papers (1919-1975) of Rev. Andrew Rolik consist of his typescripts, poetry, various church publications (including jubilee programs from Evangelical Lutheran churches in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and Muskegon, Michigan), and sheet music.

Andrii Bohdan papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC345
Overview Papers (1963-1969) of Andrii Bohdan consist of flyers and programs pertaining to cultural events in the Philadelphia, Pa. Ukrainian community. Included are lists of recordings, a flyer of the Americans to Free Captive Nations, Inc., Ukrainian Division; and a program for the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus 50th anniversay tour.

Angela Ament papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC147
Overview Family history of the Ament family, Minnesota.

Angela Bambace papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC279
Overview Papers (ca. 1930-1976) of Angela Bambace (1898-1975) include correspondence; speeches; newspaper clippings; photographs; and publications. Bambace was a labor organizer and vice-president of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union.

Angela Mischke papers

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Identifier: IHRC1608
Overview Papers (1908-1969) of Angela Mischke (b. 1905), a Polish American, consist of an autobiography.

Angelo Viani papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1993
Overview Papers (1923-1962) of Angelo Viani (1893-1974) include records of the the Mountaineer Building and Loan Association (Fairmont, W.Va.), OSIA materials including ritual books, photographs, membership applications, incorporation papers of the OSIA West Virginia Grand Lodge (1923), and officers' regalia.

Anita M. Petermark papers

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Identifier: IHRC2072
Overview Documentation pertaining to the Italian Americans in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Included are correspondence, newspaper clippings, flyers, pamphlets.

Anna Bienias collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC316
Overview Collection consists of handwritten autobiography manuscript, as well as family photographs and documents, and photocopied excerpts from magazine and newspaper articles.

Anna Chopek papers

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Identifier: IHRC439
Overview Papers (1950-1959) of Anna Chopek (b. 1912), a retired Ukrainian American lawyer, include a manuscript her father, Elias Chopek, read to a fifth grade class about his immigration to America.

Anna-Marie Kaseoru (nee Kuuse) papers

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Identifier: IHRC3546
Overview Personal memoir of displaced camps experience.

Anna Motivans papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2976
Overview Excerpt from memoir "Anna's Story", concerning experiences in Augsburg, Germany, Displaced Persons camp, covering the period of Summer 1945 - Fall 1949.

Anna Procanin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2183
Overview Papers (1914-1975) of Anna (Barzyk) Procanin include business and personal correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings.

Anne Guzy papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC847
Overview Papers consist of an account of family life in Velkrop, Austria-Hungary (now in Czechoslovakia), in the late 1800s. Guzy discusses agriculture, the role of the churches, marriage customs, housing, folk medicine, foods, clothing, funerals, holidays, and child care.

Anne M. Pascarelli papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1837
Overview The Anne M. Pascarelli Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1942-1981) pertains mostly to the Dorchester, Mass. Order Sons of Italy in America lodges Grazia Deledda Lodge. No. 1783 and Dorchester No. 1848. Grazia Deledda Lodge was chartered in 1936; it merged with the Dorchester Men's Lodge No. 1848 circa 1981. Records of Deledda Lodge No. 1783 consist of meeting minutes from 1960 to 1981. The Dorchester Men's Lodge was founded in 1938. Records consist of minutes (1942-1975), ...

Anniko, Henrik, Papers

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Identifier: IHRC593
Overview Family history and memoirs of Henrik Anniko.

Antanas J. Jokubaitis papers

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Identifier: IHRC1145
Overview Papers (ca. 1921-1973) of Lithuanian American poet Antanas Juozas Jokubaitis (1887-19- ) include correspondence; newspaper clippings; and one of his works. Jokubaitis used the pseudonymn Anthony J. Jacobsen.

Anthony Bimba papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC320
Overview Papers consist of a copy of his autobiography and a typescript interview with him by Rudolph J. Vecoli.

Anthony Cama papers

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Identifier: IHRC1818
Overview Papers of Anthony Cama consist of Order Sons of Italy in America materials, including Junior Division ritual book (Mass.), correspondence of the Riunite No. 889 chapter (Mass.). Also included are a Columbus Day Proclamation by Gov. John Volpe (1965), a resume of Paul Lazzaro, newspaper clippings pertaining to OSIA lodges in Lynn and to the Mass. grand lodge, and photographs of local OSIA lodge activities (1963-1965).

Anthony Capraro papers

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Identifier: IHRC408
Overview Papers (1896-1975) of Anthony Capraro (1891-1975), an Italian American labor organizer, contain correspondence; photographs; and articles.

Anthony L. De Ore papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1950

Anthony Nurczynski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1703
Overview Anthony Nurczynski was a community leader in Boston's Polish cultural life, particularly as an organizer and director of its musical groups. He arranged music for the Shep Nolan Band and Krakowiaki, who played live on the "Echoes of Poland" radio hour. Papers consist primarily of published and mimeographed sheet music.

Anthony Sola papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1751
Overview The Anthony Sola Order Sons of Italy in America collection consists of California Grand Convention booklets (1950, 1962-1970, 1976-1983); Convention minutes (1965, 1979 and 1982); scolarship award booklets; and several historical publications. The latter include Italian Culture in Action; OSIA, Grand Lodge of California, 1925-1960; 50th Anniversary of the Grand Lodge of California, 1925-1975; and Italians in California.

Anthony Sorrentino papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2471
Overview Literary manuscript (1950-1975) of Anthony Sorrentino consists of two photocopied drafts of "It's An Inside Job," the story of a project to prevent juvenile delinquency and crime in Chicago's neighborhoods. One manuscript dates from 1950, the other from 1975 when it was being readied for publication.

Anthony Toro papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1757
Overview Anthony Toro lived in Hartford, Conn. and held the office of Order Sons of Italy in America Supreme Trustee (1957-1959, 1961-1965). Collection (1943-1978) consists of lists of officers, grand convention information, the booklet of the 1950 state convention, materials on grand lodge activities, and correspondence.

Antinoro and Polizzi Family photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3955
Overview Three photographic prints of members of the Antinoro and Polizzi Families of Rochester, New York, including an undated wedding photo of Jenny (Antinoro) and Michael Maniscalco; a school graduation photo of Mt. Carmel School circa 1919; and a wedding party at Mt. Carmel Church dated 1929. Student names are identified on verso of school graduation photo. Futher family information is also provided with the photographs.

Anton Nemanich papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1669
Overview Papers (1911-1963) of Anton Nemanich, an early Slovene immigrant, include minutes, correspondence, and photographs. Nemanich was once president of the Grand Carniolian Slovenian Catholic Union (KSKJ).

Anton Zakelj papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2887
Overview Typescript of a memoir "Starting Over in Cleveland" by Anton Zakelj, translated from Slovenian into English and edited by John Zakelj, with photographs by Anton Zakelj. Also a typescript of an article "Cleveland in the 50s" by Anton Zakelj. The Zakelj family immigrated to the United States from Slovenia in 1950, settling in Cleveland, Ohio. The memoir depicts life in the Slovenian neighborhood of Cleveland, around the St. Vitus Church.

Antonino Crivello papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC479
Overview Papers (1939-1965) of Antonino Crivello (1888-1969), an Italian American labor organizer and poet, comprise correspondence; drafts of his poetry; and some published material. Correspondence relates largely to the I.L.G.W.U., in which Crivello was a director of Local 144 in Newark, New Jersey and a representative for Local 25 in New York.

Antonio L. Sarcone papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2359
Overview Antonio L. "Tony" Sarcone (1884-1964) was editor of The American Citizen, an Italian-American newspaper published in Des Moines, Iowa. Papers include correspondence, citations, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and photographs relevant to Sarcone's life and to the Italian community in Des Moines. Included are constitutions and by-laws of various Italian American organizations, correspondence and clippings re Sarcone's work with the Italian Welfare Society, materials pertaining to The American ...

Anuta, Michael Joseph, Papers

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Identifier: IHRC217
Overview Personal research notes, miscellaneous German/Prussian documents, and land ownership certificates. In English and German.

Arab Cultural Center (San Francisco, California) records

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Identifier: IHRC233
Overview Records of the Arab Cultural Center (San Francisco, Calif.) consist of by-laws, objectives, press releases, flyers, etc. Also included are press releases of the American Federation of Ramallah Palestine and its founding.

Arba Sicula Society records

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Identifier: IHRC234
Overview Records (1981-1983) of the Arba Sicula Society, a Sicilian American cultural organization, consist of correspondence; publications; newspaper clippings; and miscellany.