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Theodore Saloutos papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2355

Overview

Papers (1932-1982) of Theodore Saloutos include personal and professional correspondence; research notes; documentation of organizational, teaching, and political activities; photographs; diaries; and memorabilia. Correspondents include Louis Adamic, Pete Domenici, Roger Daniels, Victor Greene, Oscar Handlin, Gary Hart, Andrew T. Kopan, Charles C. Moskos, Moses Rischin, Joseph Rouchek, Carl Frederick Wittke, Rudolph Vecoli, Alan Cranston, and Birch Baye.

Dates

  • 1932-1982

Creator

Language of Materials

Mainly in Greek and English

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

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

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRCA.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Theodore Saloutos, an eminent historian of agrarian politics and reform movements, was born in Milwaukee, Wis., son of immigrant parents from Peloponnisos. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Oberlin College, and the University of California, Los Angeles. While at Oberlin College he began work on Greek immigration which ultimately resulted in publication of The Greeks in the United States (1964). He was deeply involved in Greek community affairs, participating in organizations such as the Sons of Pericles (Milwaukee), the Order of AHEPA, the Hellenic University Club of Southern California, and the Save Cyprus Council of Southern California. Saloutos wrote several major works and numerous articles, and was a frequent speaker.

Extent

45 linear feet

RELATED COLLECTIONS

A related collection at the IHRCA is Papers of Demetrios Callimachos.
Title
Inventory of the Theodore Saloutos papers.
Author
IHRC Archives
Date
2016
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

Contact The Immigration History Research Center Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-625-4800