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Slovensko Podporno Drustvo (Slovene Benefit Society) "Sv. Barbara" (Forest City, Pennsylvania) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2448

Abstract

Records (1904-1917) of Slovensko Podporno Drustvo "Sv. Barbara" (Slovene Benefit Society "St. Barbara")(Forest Hills, Pennsylvania) consist of minutes. The organization was a smaller benefit society organized by coal miners and other coal field workers in western and central Pennsylvania."Saint Barbara" locals were common among Slovene coal miners at this time. The society appears to have merged with the Slovene National Benefit Society after 1917.

Dates

  • 1904-1917

Creator

Language of Materials

Slovenian

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

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Extent

2 linear inches

Title
Inventory of the Slovensko Podporno Drustvo (Slovene Benefit Society) "Sv. Barbara" (Forest City, Pennsylvania) records.
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

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