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Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen) Nomman papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3842


Collection contains biographical information about Reinhold and Aino Nomman, active members of New York and New Jersey Estonian society. Three folders contain obituaries, minutes of the board meetings at Estonian Archives in Lakewood.

Biograafiline informatsioon Reinhold ja Aino Nomman kohta, aktiivsed New Yorgi ja New Jersey eestlaskonnas. Kolm kausta sisaldavad eluloo kirjeldust, leinalehti, Eesti Arhiivi juhatuse koosolekute protokolle.


  • 1990-1999

Language of Materials

Estonian, English


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


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Reinhold Nomman was born in St.Petersburg, Russia on August 1912, died on January 17. 1999 in Lakewood, New Jersey. He was active member of the Estonian Archives in the USA, particularly with the photo collaction, and served as a board member and treasurer. A member of Estonain Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of Holy Spirit in Lakewood, New Jersey. Aino Nomman (born Klaassen) was born 1911 in Parnu, Estonia but their family moved to Ukraine due to her father's job. Arrived back in Estonia in 1918. Aino enrolled in University of Tartu in 1929, graduating with a four year degree (exhilerated inot 3 yrs) with a degree in finance. !korp Filiae Patriae member (a sorority). Escaped WWII via Austria, settling in the New York area in the USA. Enrolled in dental hygenist course and worked at a dentist office. !Korp Filiae Patriae vicepresident from 1968-1971. Reinhold and Aino purchased " a country house" and moved to The "Flower Village" section of Lakewood, New Jersey for theor retirement, becoming active members of the Estonian Archives, the private photo collections of local Estonians becoming their particular project.


2.5 linear inches


Collection acquired from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A., Lakewood, New Jersey, in 2003-2005. It was processed by Ave Maria Blithe in 2013.


Estonian Archives in the USA Korp Filiae Patriae Estonian House of Lakewood, New Jersey Estonain Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of Holy Spirit in Lakewood, New Jersey

Inventory of the Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen) Nomman papers.
IHRC Archives
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Language of description
Multiple languages
Script of description
Language of description note
English and Estonian

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