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Wilhelm A. Wolny papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2852
Abstract Papers (1938-1971) of Wilhelm A. Wolny, a leader in the Polish American communities in Detroit, Michigan, and San Francisco, California, include personal correspondence, minutes and records of Northern California Polish organizations, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook, and miscellany. Included are materials pertaining to the Polish Relief Committee of the United Polish Societies (San Francisco, Calif.), the Polish National Alliance (San Francisco) the Polish American Congress (San Francisco),...
Dates: 1938-1971

William Nunn papers

 Collection
Identifier: uarc 1166
Abstract Collection contains the personal papers of William L. Nunn, director of University Relations at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1919-1970

William Syrjala papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3020
Abstract Papers consist of sheet music, letters, scrapbooks, and photographs.
Dates: 1930-1985

Wolsfeld Family collection

 Collection — Box: Oversize 1
Identifier: IHRC3924
Abstract Collection consists of three binders containing: Volume I – “Wolsfeld Family Story,” compiled and written by Marcia MacKinnon, 1999; Volume II (red binder) - historical documentation related to the Wolsfeld family. Johann Wolsfeld, 1796-1854, immigrated to the United States with his family from Prussia in 1852, the surviving family settled in Minnesota’s Hennepin County in 1855. Included are ship contracts, newspaper clippings, correspondence, records pertaining to German American organizations...
Dates: 1847-1980

Work People’s College (Duluth, Minnesota) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2857
Abstract Records (1904-1962) of the Work People's College (Tyovaen Opisto), Duluth, Minnesota, contain correspondence, financial records, stock certificates, student club minutes, student rosters, and lists of and photocopies of proletarian plays. The College was founded to serve the educational needs of Finnish American Socialists and later, members of the Industrial Workers of the World. It was dissolved in 1952.
Dates: 1904-1962

Workers’ Publishing Company (Duluth, Minnesota) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2858
Abstract Records (1915-1975) of the Worker's Publishing Company (Duluth, Minnesota), publisher of the Finnish language newspaper "Industrialisti," contain correspondence, financial records, and office files. Also included are items relating to the Work People's College (Duluth, Minnesota) and the Finnish American Athletic Club.
Dates: 1915-1975

World Association of Estonians (Ulemaailmne Eesti Kesknoukogu - UEKN) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3746
Abstract World-wide Estonian central council. Collection consists of ledgers, minutes, correspondence, various documentation about Estonians in the United States, membership records.
Dates: 1930-1980

World War Materials (Miscellaneous)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss036A
Abstract Collection contains recruiting and promotional materials, cartoons, pamphlets, and posters from the United States, France, England, and other countries from the two World Wars plus some German identity papers and other miscellaneous items from that time period.
Dates: 1914-1945

World War Poster collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss036
Abstract Posters are from World Wars I and II and the German election of 1932. War posters are from U.S., Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Latin America, and Scandinavia. Subjects include recruiting, war bond sales, food conservation, civil defense and many other topics.
Dates: circa 1914-1945

Yaroslav J. Chyz papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC446
Abstract Papers (1929-1958) of Yaroslav Chyz (1894-1958), an authority on American nationality groups and the history of immigration, particularly of Ukrainians, consist of correspondence; newspaper clippings; reports; photographs; and writings. Included is a taped interview with Edward R. Murrow.
Dates: 1929-1958

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

YMCA lantern slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.47
Abstract Lantern slides and lantern slide shows or lectures compiled by the YMCA, for educational or entertainment use, depicting YMCA activities, mainly in the areas of international (foreign) work and armed services work during World War I.
Dates: 1910s-1920s.

YMCA Russian publishing work files

 Collection
Identifier: Y.USA.55
Abstract Correspondence, photos, manuscripts, manuscript rejections, author information, desk diaries, lists, graphs, catalogue cards, minutes, financial and administrative reports, pamphlets, publicity and journal and newspaper articles recording the actions surrounding YMCA involvement in publishing for post-World War I Russian diaspora, including the Chekhov Publishing House, the YMCA Press, and Les Editeurs Reunis (United Publishers) depository and bookstore, primarily from the files of YMCA World...
Dates: 1951-1970s.

Yolanda Ghiloni-Overby papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2965
Abstract Italian American publications, including directories of Italian health care providers, and a catalague of an Italian bookstore in New York City.
Dates: 1905-1950

Yrjo A. and Leonora T. Paloheimo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2027
Abstract Papers contain correspondence, reports, news clippings, and press releases relating to his consular activities; also minutes, annual reports, news releases, and newsletter drafts relating to the founding and early years of the Finlandia Foundation. Papers also reflect philanthropic projects of the Paloheimos, their participation in social and organizational activities in Southern California, and personal records and correspondence with family members in the United States and Finland.
Dates: 1945-1986

Yugoslav (Slovenian) Radio Hour (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2876
Abstract The Yugoslav (Slovenian) Radio Hour (Milwaukee, Wis.) collection (ca. 1942-1953) consists of scripts used for radio programs.
Dates: 1942-1953

Zapadni Cesko-Bratrska Jednota (ZCBJ), Lodge Boleslav Jablonsky No. 219, Poplar Grove Township, Roseau County, Minnesota records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2906
Abstract Collection consists of a minute book of the lodge covering the period of 1914-1960. Included are also photocopies of photographs of the building, and a copy of the National Register of Historic Places nomination for which it is recently being considered.
Dates: 1914-1960

Zdenka Rypka papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2333
Abstract Papers of Zdenka Rypka (1894-1975) include family correspondence, diaries and notebooks, photographs, scrapbooks and clippings. The collection also includes her handwritten transcriptions of Czech folk songs, as well as published programs and other material from Czech American fraternal organizations. Selected items from the collection have been digitized and are available in the University of Minnesota's U Media Archive and on the Digitizing Immigrant Letters project website (see "Digital...
Dates: 1825-1966

Zlatko Ivan Kerhin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1202
Abstract The papers (1910-1976) of Zlatko Ivan Kerhin (1881-1968) include correspondence; genealogical information; minutes; photographs; programs, sheet music and other materials of Croatian American musical societies; reminiscences by Kerhin's daughter Zora; and scrapbooks. Records of the Croatian Union of Gary (Ind.); the Jefferson Club of Gary (Ind.); the Society Preradovic (ca. 1930-1970s); and the Society Mihanovic (ca. l930-l950s) are included.
Dates: 1910-1976

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