Alfred and Hedwig (Jadvyga) Zelikowsky papers
Personal, documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings.
Language of Materials
Estonian, German, English, Russian
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
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.
Biographical / Historical
22.12.1907 - 05.03.1966 Nyack, NY, USA
Born in Moscow, Russia.
Wife: Hedwig Jadvyga Zelikowsky.
Bicycle racer in Estonia (Estonian record holder). Also cook, merchant, owner of an advertising agency "RETE" in Tallinn.
Emigrated to Germany in 1941. Chairman of Estonian National Group and Committe in Augsburg. 1941-1943 served in German Army.
Emigrated to the U.S. in 1956.
Zelikowsky, Hedwig Jadvyga (nee Schuneiko) 28.10.1911 - 17.01.2000 Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA Born in Tallinn, Estonia. Bicycle racer, seafahrer
5 linear inches
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU) in 2003-2005.
The collection was processed as part of a collaborative project between the Estonian Archives in the USA (Lakewood, New Jersey), the National Archives of Estonia (NAE), and the IHRC in March 2009. Gristel Ramler and Birgit Nurme of the National Archives in Tallinn, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.
- Inventory of the Alfred and Hedwig (Jadvyga) Zelikowsky papers.
- IHRC Archives
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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