Lydia Ahola papers
DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION
Papers of Lydia Ahola include minutes and news clippings related to the activities of the Finnish Relief Committee, Virginia, MN, three Finnish song books, sheet music, and nine publications (Siirtokansan kalenteri, 1952; The Finnish Pioneers of Minnesota by John I. Kolehmainen, 1944; Bull Fight in the Sauna and Other Finnish Dialect Verses, n.d. and Finglish Fables and Other Finnish Dialect Verses by Heino A. "Hap" Puotinen, 1969; Bobbi, Father of the Finnish White-Tailed Deer by Mary Sharp and Matt Niemi, 1979; Who's Who Among Finnish-Americans, 1949; Westward Ho - Fare Paid, The Story of a Round-the-World Holiday by Emil Hurja, 1936; a picture-book of Helsinki, 1937, and a brochure of Virginia, MN).
- Ahola, Lydia (Person)
Language of Materials
Finnish and English
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
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Lydia Ahola was a singer, musician, etc. from Virginia, Minnesota. She served as a secretary of the Finnish Relief Committee organized in 1939 in Virginia and as a chair or co-chair of some of the fund-raising activities.
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Papers of Lydia Ahola include minutes and news clippings related to the activities of the Finnish Relief Committee, Virginia, MN, three Finnish song books, sheet music, and nine publications.
Donated to the IHRC by Irma Ahola Becker, Lydia's daughter, of Rapid City, South Dakota, in 2001.
- Ahola, Lydia
- Finnish Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finnish Relief Committee (Virginia, Minn.)
- Minnesota Subject Source: Lcnaf
- Social services Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- IHRC Archives
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- Finding Aid in English
Collecting Area Details
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