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A. William Hoglund papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3325
Abstract This collection consists of both published and unpublished materials pertaining predominantly to the history of Finnish American communities, but also includes the history of various ethnic groups, immigration history, and agricultural history; materials are all related to A.W. Hoglund's teaching career and personal life and include personal and work related correspondence, family records, papers and research.
Dates: 1882-2007; Majority of material found in 1940s-1990s

Aleksanders Janek papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1115
Abstract Collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, research notes, drafts of articles, and lectures on chemistry, philosophy, and linguistics.
Dates: 1945-1970

Alexander A. Granovsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC796
Abstract A Ukrainian American entomologist, also an activist and poet, Granovsky was born in Berezhtsi, Ukraine, and came to the United States in 1913. He was educated at Colorado State Agricultural College and the University of Wisconsin, and taught entomology at the universities of Wisconsin and Minnesota. He became a leader in the Ukrainian American community locally and nationally and was president of the Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine, Inc. (ODWU). In St. Paul, Minnesota, he was also an...
Dates: circa 1900-2007 (bulk 1900-1976)

Boleslaw Boym Szczesniak papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2573
Abstract Papers (1948-1977) of Boleslaw Boym Szczesniak, a medievalist and scholar of East Asian History, consist largely of his and his family's personal correspondence. Also included are proceedings of the South Bend (Indiana) Polish Library (1914-1957) and a file pertaining to celebration of the Copernican Year (1973) in South Bend.
Dates: 1948-1977

Eesti Teaduslik Ühing Ameerika (Estonian Learned Society in the United States) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3178
Abstract Constitutions, reports, circular letters, correspondence, accounting documents.
Dates: 1950-2000

Francis C. Turmezei papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2624
Abstract Papers (1950-1977) of the Rev. Francis C. Turmezei, a Hungarian American priest, consist of writings; personal papers; poetry; a box of Hungarian picture postcard records; film of Hungary; and two cans of Hungarian soil. Turmezei taught education at the College of St. Thomas (St. Paul, Minn.).
Dates: 1950-1977

Janis Robins papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2270
Abstract The papers (1950-2003) of Janis Robins consist of materials related to various Latvian American organizations, sporting events and their reviews, brochures and pamphlets, newspaper clippings, reports on political and cultural developments in Latvia, and correspondence.The collection (1950-2003) includes materials related to different organizations: ALA board meetings (1980-1989;1998-2003) and congresses (1977-2003), LSC (Latvian Study Center) ( 1987-1997), Garezers (1969-1991), AABS...
Dates: 1950-2003

John Chinchenko papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC438
Abstract Papers (1934-1967) of John (Iwan Marian) Chinchenko (b. 1905), a Ukrainian Canadian botanist and plant physiologist, include biographical material and articles and papers on various scientific topics. Chinchenko was born in Ukraine, and before moving to Canada was professor of biology at Gannon College (Erie, Pa.), and Dunbarton College (Washington, D.C.).
Dates: 1934-1967

Joseph (Jazeps) Lelis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1129
Abstract Collection consists of research notes, curriculum materials, and copies of articles on subjects of linguistics.
Dates: undated

Kostis Tamias Argoe papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC238
Abstract Papers (1930-1969) of Kostis Tamias Argoe include published and unpublished articles; one-act plays; records of Greek American cultural organizations in Chicago, Ill.; scrapbooks; and correspondence and printed material related to the Cyprus issue. Articles include those written for The Greek Press by Argoe under his pseudonymn Tzimis Brouklis; and clippings from the United Community Echo. Records include those of the Hellenic Cultural Circle of Chicago (1951-1969) and the Peloponnesian Study...
Dates: 1930-1969

Leo Z. Lerando papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1363
Abstract Papers include corresondence, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, publications, and memorabilia documenting his teaching and research pursuits as well as his involvement in Czech American activities.
Dates: 1890-1939

Matti Kaups papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1196
Abstract The Kaups papers (65 linear ft.) consist of correspondence and research notes and resources relating to his extensive work on documenting ethnic community structures and landscape adaptation patterns of Finnish Americans and other immigrants, particularly in the Midwestern region. Also included are interview notes, articles, reviews, audio tapes, maps, and print materials. His collected and self-produced photographs and slides comprise an unparalleled visual record of dwellings and facilities...
Dates: 1960

Paul E. Karvonen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1188
Abstract Karvonen composed numerous works for organ, piano, choir, band, orchestra, chamber groups, solo voice, and solo instruments, the sheet music for which comprises the collection. Included are also materials containing biographical information, correspondence, research notes, and concert programs.
Dates: 1950-1991

Rudolph J. Vecoli papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2777
Abstract Personal and professional papers of Rudolph J. Vecoli pertain significantly to the American Italian Historical Association. Also included are filed on ethnic organization, institutions and conference. Mainly in English. Also contains files pertaining to Vecoli's involvement in the American Italian Historical Association (AIHA) and the AIHA Stella Del Nord Chapter. Also includes material related to preparation of the Harvard Encyclopaedia of American Ethnic Groups.
Dates: 1965-2008

Walfrid J. Jokinen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1146
Abstract Papers (1952-1964), of Walfrid J. Jokinen (1915-1970) consist of biographical material; correspondence, mainly regarding Jokinen's translation of Hans R. Wasastjerna's Minnesotan Suomalisten Historia and resulting disputes; a manuscript, "The Finns in Minnesota: A Social History"; and research reports and miscellany.
Dates: 1952-1964

Walter Drzewieniecki papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC570
Abstract Papers (1970) of Walter M. Drzewieniecki, an emeritus professor of history at SUNY-Buffalo, consist of correspondence; newspaper clippings; and programs documenting his career and Polish American activities in Buffalo.
Dates: 1970

Walter Smietana papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2451
Abstract Papers (1970-1979) of Walter Smietana, chairman of the Department of Education and Psychology and acting president of Alliance College (Cambridge Springs, Penn.) consist of minutes of Alliance College Teacher Education Committee, press releases from the College, newspaper clippings, academic bulletins, photographs, correspondence with Dr. Mieczysla Klimaszewski, chancellor, Jagedonian University (Poland), materials pertaining to the Quincentennial Committee, and an Alliance College convocation...
Dates: 1970-1973

Yeshayahu Jelinek papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1136
Abstract Collection consists of research notes on Eastern European immigrants, lecture and course notes, and documents concerning Hungarian, Slovak, and Greek Catholic immigrants.
Dates: 1891-1979