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EELK Chicago Praostkond (Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church - Deanery in Chicago records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC517

Abstract

Historical overview, circulars, correspondence.

Dates

  • 1957-1982

Language of Materials

Estonian, English

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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HISTORICAL SKETCH

The Deanery was officially registered on February 2, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois. First synod was held in Chicago on March 6-7, 1954.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

PROVENANCE

Collection transferred to the IHRC Archives from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU), Lakewood, New Jersey, in 2014. It was described by Ave Maria Blithe of the EAU in 2013.

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Author
IHRC Archives
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding Aid in English

Collecting Area Details

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