Jan Pesek papers
Papers (1875-1945) of Jan Martin Pesek (1869-1945) contain clippings, events programs, ephemera, and correspondence pertaining to Czech American activities, particularly the immigrnt group's cultural affairs in St. Paul, Minnesota. Includes published material as well.
- Pesek, Jan Martin, 1869-1945 (Person)
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Jan Martin Pesek (1869-1945) was born on Feb. 8, 1869 in Hvozdec, Cechy (Bohemia). Pesek's family were among the earliest Czech settlers in St. Paul, Minn. He was active in Czech activities and organizations.
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- Czech American theater. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Czech Americans -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Czech Americans -- Societies, etc. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ethnic theater. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Inventory of the Jan Pesek papers.
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