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Alfred and Jutta Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3103
Abstract

Collection consists of personal papers, certificates, documents, personal correspondence, documents of various Estonian diaspora organizations, included are also photographs and manuscripts of Anderson's memoirs and speeches.

Dates: 1929-1980

American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC158
Abstract Records (1948-1968) of the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons include correspondence, financial records, information on fund drives, reports, and organizational papers including bylaws and articles of incorporation. Correspondents include the Travelers Aid Society of Chicago (Ill.), the Displaced Persons Commission, the Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, the American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Services, Inc., the Attorney General of the...
Dates: 1949-1968

American Fund for Czechoslovak Refugees, (New York, New York) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC171
Abstract

Records consist of organizational correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports and case files produced by the New York headquarters, and also materials generated by the AFCR field offices both in the United States and in Europe. In addition to the assistance provided to refugees from the former Czechoslovakia, the records include documentation of the AFCR resettlement work with refugees from other parts of the world in the late 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1948-1990

American Relief for Poland, District 33 (Chicago, Illinois) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC194
Abstract Records (1952-1950) of the American Relief Fund for Poland, a charitable organizaton which participated in relief efforts in Poland during and after World War II, consist of correspondence; questionnaires; and case files. Also included are records produced by the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons (1948-1968). The records are mostly personal files of persons brought to the United States from Europe after World War II. They also contain some correspondence and...
Dates: 1942-1950

Anna-Marie Kaseoru (nee Kuuse) papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3546
Abstract

Personal memoir of displaced persons camp experience.

Dates: Event: 1944-1950

Assembly of Captive European Nations (ACEN) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC246
Abstract Records (1954- ) of the ACEN include internal organization materials of delegations to various nations; information on the General Committee and its members; information on working committees; records of the Plenary assemblies; minutes; lists of national and international member organizations, consultative organizations, and associate-member organizations; an explanation of the archives organizational historical data; the United Nations and Council of Europe; relations and correspondence to...
Dates: 1954-1989

Association of Hungarian Students in North America records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC252
Abstract

Records of the Association consist mostly of correspondence.

Dates: 1956-1967

August Albo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC591
Abstract

Personal papers, passports, copy art

Dates: 1893-1963

August Pensa papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3704
Abstract

Some personal documents and articles by August Pensa. Documents concerning Estonian Philatelic Society. Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings on philately and other topics.

Dates: 1931-1978

Balkits Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3927
Abstract Collection consists of the following items: a copy of Janis Balkits' application for citizenship, a paper copy of the narrative (with sources) that Ivars Balkits researched and wrote about his father's life and the voyage of the 29 Latvians across the Atlantic in 1948, a brochure of the 2000 exposition at the Occupation Museum in Riga, Latvia, about the journey of Gundel, scrapbook, Janis Balkits' 2-page "Life-story" in Latvian, a flash drive with the narrative in PDF format, plus scans of...
Dates: 1948-2000

Central Representation of Ukrainian Emigrants in Germany (CRUEG) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC427
Abstract The Representation is a civic institution in the Federal Republic of Germany, elected at the first convention of Ukrainian immigrants in Germany and Austria in 1945. Its purpose then was to represent and intercede on behalf of Ukrainians with the occupying powers, and later with the German government, and to cooperate with foreign charitable organizations, both Ukrainian and non-Ukrainian. The organization represented all Ukrainians and until 1950 was based in Augsburg. In 1953 it moved...
Dates: 1945-1960

Edmund Valtman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3411
Abstract

Correspondence personal and business, journals, publicity, financial records, materials related to the production of EV's cartoons, EV's artwork and photographs.

Dates: 1945-2005

Edward and Loda Rozanski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2303
Abstract Papers (1940-1991) of Dr. Edward C. and Loda (Procanin) Rozanski include correspondence, minutes, press releases, newspaper clippings, and organizational publications relating to their activities in the Polish American community. Organizations represented in the collection include the Polish American Congress, the Polish National Alliance of the United States of North America, the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, the Polish Western Association of America, the Orchard Lake Schools, the...
Dates: 1940-1991

Hungarian Scouts Association records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC973
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, reports, memorial stamps and certificates. Some of the materials pertain to the Scout Troops in Passaic, New Jersey, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1961-1972

Immigration and Refugee Services of America (IRSA) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1013
Abstract Records (1918 - 1986) of the predecessors of the Immigration and Refugee Services of America organization, including the Foreign Language Information Service, the Common Council for American Unity, the American Federation of International Institutes, and the American Council of Nationalities Services (New York City). The collection provides information on the activities of the organization, which throughout its history was interested in all aspects of immigration and resettlement, including...
Dates: 1918-1986

Iuliu Maniu American Romanian Relief Foundation, Inc. records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1109
Abstract

Records (1953-1965) of the Iuliu Maniu American Romanian Relief Foundation, Inc. consist of by-laws; annual reports; and various programs of meetings. The Foundation was a voluntary organization formed to assist Romanians in immigration and resettlement.

Dates: 1953-1965

Karoly Hokky papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC902
Abstract

Papers (1954-1970) of Karoly Hokky (1888-197?), a Hungarian American educator, include correspondence, especially with Maria Ugron Podhorszky; papers; and writings. Hokky served in both the Czechoslovak and Hungarian parliaments as a representative from the Carpatho-Ruthenian area before his escape following World War II.

Dates: 1954-1970

Leonids Slaucitajs papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2419
Abstract

Papers (1947-1969) of scientist Leonids Slaucitajs (1899-1971) are mainly about geomagnetism. Also included are memoirs; biographical materials; publications; and materials relating to his activities in the arts.

Dates: 1947-1969

Louis Szathmary papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2571
Abstract

Papers (1947-1965) of Louis Szathmary consist of typescripts and drafts of speeches he delivered on topics including world peace, European politics, communism, americanism, and the Hungarian revolt of 1956. Also included are correspondence, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles on the 1956 revolt, Hungarian Relief, and the placement of Hungarian refugees.

Dates: 1947-1965

Magdalena Rozentals papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2311
Abstract

Papers (1945-1980) of Magdalena Rozentals (b.1915) related mainly to material dealing with Latvian refugees throughout the world. Included are photoalbums; serials; correspondence; theater programs; and miscellany.

Dates: 1945-1980

Minnesota Hungarians (Minneapolis) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1568
Abstract

Records consist of correspondence, meeting agendas and miuntes, membership lists, invitations, posters, and material on the Hungarian American actress Zita Szeletszky and other personalities of Hungarian and Hungarian American life. Substantial parts of this collection are available only as photocopies; originals returned to donors.

Dates: 1961-2010

Moses Napthalison Levine papers

 Collection
Identifier: 744
Abstract

Collection contains the personal papers of Moses Napthalison Levine, alumnus of the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1932-1953

Mykola H. Haydak papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC882
Abstract Papers of Mykola H. Haydak (1898-1971), mostly in Ukrainian and English, include correspondence; materials pertaining to the Ukrainian Folk Ballet in the Twin Cities, Minn.; a collection of Ukrainian Christmas and Easter cards; and materials about Ukrainian immigrants, the Slavonic Encyclopedia, and Ukrainian-Jewish relations. Correspondents include Haydak's mother, Anna Haydak; his father, Hryhorii Haydak; Ivan Haydak; Mykola Nebesenko; Simon M. Nechay; Petro Filipovich; Alexander...
Dates: 1945-1970

Nikolajs Rasins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2228
Abstract

Papers (1954-1979) of Nikolajs Rasins (1915- ) include tape recordings; slides; newspaper clippings; correspondence; and financial records relating to Rasins' Latvian American broadcasting and other Latvian American community activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Twin Cities, Minnesota.

Dates: 1954-1979

Olga Gralton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC792
Abstract

Collection (1933-1936) of Olga Gralton, sister of Immigration History Research Center director Rudolph J. Vecoli, consists of seven scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, one describing the flight of General Italo Balbo and his air armada to the United States. Six scrapbooks contain clippings pertaining to the Italo-Ethiopian War and to Italian notables.

Dates: 1933-1936

Polish American Congress, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2097
Abstract

Records (1940-1972) of the Polish American Congress, Inc., a political, cultural, and social organization, consist primarily of questionnaires, correspondence, documents, and financial reports of the American Committee for the Resettlement of Polish Displaced persons.

Dates: 1935-1974

Polish Union of the United States of North America records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2151
Abstract Records (1939-1971) of the Polish Union of the United States of North America (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania) include miscellaneous and published materials of the Union, audits, correspondence, materials pertaining to the Polish Review, and a jubilee album. Also included are correspondence, reports, minutes, newspaper clippings, ledgers of contributions, and press releases of the Anthracite Relief Committee for Poland (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1939-1942), and correspondence, minutes,...
Dates: 1939-1971

Raimunds Caks papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC391
Abstract The Raimunds Caks collection is comprised of personal papers that reflect his participation in a number of Latvian civic and cultural activities and organizations since settling in the United States after World War II. The folders include correspondence, bulletins, announcements, invitations, and reports. Though Caks is noted for his activity with Latvian scouting and journalism, this collection contains primarily documentation of his involvement with the Daugavas Vanagi, thus providing...
Dates: 1951-1980

Records of YMCA international work in Austria, Hungary, and Switzerland

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-8
Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, and printed material, primarily concerning the YMCA in Vienna, Austria, but also including some information about YMCA work in Budapest, Hungary and in Switzerland.

Dates: 1883-1990

Records of YMCA international work in Estonia

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.9-2-24
Abstract Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial documents, development plans, pamphlets, newspaper and magazine articles and other records of YMCA international work in Estonia, especially on refugee relief work, hygiene promotion in children, the organization and administration of a school system for youth and night classes for refugees and returned soldiers, the operation of social and athletic clubs and the joint operation, with the Red Cross, of a large summer camp. Much of the later...
Dates: 1920-1946; Majority of material found within ( 1920-1936)

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