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Alexandra Jaskolski papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1124
Abstract Papers (1930s-1970s) of Polish American musician and music teacher Alexandra (Nurczynski) Jaskolska (1918- ) document her musical and journalistic careers. Jaskolski was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and she trained and taught at the New England Conservatory of Music there. As a soloist, she was known as "Olenka Nurczynska-Bertylda". Included in her papers are publications and administrative correspondence from the New England Conservatory of Music; Polish and Polish American music;...
Dates: 1930-1979

Andrew Rolik papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2279
Abstract

Papers (1919-1975) of Rev. Andrew Rolik consist of his typescripts, poetry, various church publications (including jubilee programs from Evangelical Lutheran churches in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and Muskegon, Michigan), and sheet music.

Dates: 1919-1975

Andrii Bohdan papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC345
Abstract

Papers (1963-1969) of Andrii Bohdan consist of flyers and programs pertaining to cultural events in the Philadelphia, Pa. Ukrainian community. Included are lists of recordings, a flyer of the Americans to Free Captive Nations, Inc., Ukrainian Division; and a program for the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus 50th anniversay tour.

Dates: 1963-1969

August Meikup papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3090
Abstract

Personal identification documents and certificates, manuscripts and articles written by A. Meikup, teaching materials, sheet music, research into Estonian geographical names, newspaper clippings of obituaries.

Dates: 1906-1986

Bohdan Andrusyshyn papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC207
Abstract

Collection consists of photocopied news clippings, correspondence, event programs, photographs, creative writings, and other printed matter organized in scrapbook form, also some sound recordings.

Dates: 1959-1993

Clevelandi Eesti organisatsioonid (Estonian organizations in Cleveland) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3066
Abstract

Minutes, reports, correspondence, accounting documents, newsletters, bulletins.

Dates: 1951-2003

Eesti Helikunsti Keskus (Estonian Music Association) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3069
Abstract

Songbooks, newspaper clippings, programs

Dates: 1912-1979

Elsie Wermerskirchen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2831
Abstract

Papers consist of newspaper clippings, photographs, sheet music, and pamphlets. Much of the material relates to the history of the Virginia and Pike-Sandy regions in northeastern Minnesota, including the Pike Evangelical Lutheran Church. Included are also three artefacts (aluminium potato pancake pan, wooden spoon, and white cloth purse)

Dates: 1892-1987

Gregorio Morabito papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3315
Abstract The Gregorio Morabito Order Sons of Italy in America collection includes music and lyrics to the "OSIA Anthem" (1943) and the "Song of the Sons of Italy" (1949). Also included are miscellaneous certificates and acknowledgements of Morabito's service as a public accountant and 50 year membership in OSIA, correspondence regarding the New York War Fund Campaign (1944), miscellaneous correspondence from various people include Mayor Fiorello La Guardia of New York City and Thomas E. Dewey,...
Dates: 1921-1983

Heimo Loya papers

 Collection — Box: Oversize 1
Identifier: IHRC1396
Abstract

Papers of Heimo A. Loya consist of sheet music for piano, violin and cello, and choral and vocal music. The music is composed by composers such as Jean Sibelius, Toivo Kuula, Oskar Merikanto, Selim Palmgren, and Leevi Madetoja.

Dates: 1891-1989

John Berlisg papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC310
Abstract

Papers (1920-1945) of John Berlisg (1882-1945) include a short biography of him; photographs of him and the singing group "Svoboda"; translations of operettas, sheet music and an obituary.

Dates: 1920-1945

Joyce Hakala papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC850
Abstract Hakala's papers consist of the resource materials she used in writing "Memento of Finland: A Musical Legacy". Included are taped interviews (e.g. with Marjorie Edgar and Simon Sorvari), transcribed summaries of taped interviews, biographies of kantele players such as Arvi Manninen, John Stark, Katri Oksanen, and John Huhtala, and kantele builders as well as other folk musicians, e.g. a zither player Marja Johnson, photographs and negatives, a video recording of pianist Emily Jusola, sheet...
Dates: 1970-2007

Jüri Mandre papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3129
Abstract

Music composed by Jüri Mandre and others, handwritten sheet music, song books, correspondence, misc. printed works, documents about Mandre Music Fund.

Dates: 1943-1993

Juhan Aavik papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC588
Abstract

Biographical materials, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and sheet music.

Dates: undated

Knuts and Valda Lesins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1364
Abstract

Papers (1924-1997) consist of personal documents, photos, correspondence. Included is sheet music by Knuts Lesins as well as by other Latvian and world composers, in addition to manuscripts, research papers, articles, short stories, speeches, poems and translations done by Lesins. Newspaper clippings, bulletins, newsletters, magazines and books are also included in this collection. There is one audio record.

Dates: 1923-1997

Lionel B. Davis papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC518
Abstract Papers (1966-1971) of Lionel B. Davis consist of a typescript of a master's degree paper and another college paper on Finnish-American dance music (waltzes) as well as sheet music in manuscript, with Finnish titles, of Schottische dance tunes. Included in the collection are also memoirs of Rev. Alexander Ziskind Gurwitz, translated from Yiddish to English, "A Tale of Yesteryears", story of Nahum Ellia as told by his daughter Charnia Goldie Bernstein to William Mayberg of the Yiddish daily...
Dates: 1966-1971

Nicola Berardinelli papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC307
Abstract

Papers (1912-1976) of Nicola Berardinelli (1892- ), an Italian American composer, conductor, operatic baritone, voice teacher, and author, who came to the United States in 1910, consist of photographs; sheet music; playbills; programs; and newspaper clippings; Most materials pertain to Berardinelli's activities in Chicago, New York, and Denver.

Dates: 1912-1976

Oksana Bryn papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2963
Abstract

Papers consist of personal and professional correspondence, programs, music scores, photographs, and material pertaining to Bryn's activities in the Twin Cities Ukrainian community.

Dates: 1949/2005

Order Sons of Italy in America, Massachusetts Grand Lodge records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1828
Abstract The Order Sons of Italy in America, Massachusetts Grand Lodge was chartered in 1914. Records (1918-1986) consist of local and national OSIA materials. Included are Supreme Convention records (1981-1983), OSIA Immigration and Naturalization Commission reports (1950s), and OSIA hymns (1916, 1943). Massachusetts Grand Lodge materials include minutes, correspondence, financial records, officer lists, local lodge charters, information on charities, photographs, motion picture films, microfilm,...
Dates: 1918-1986

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

Paul Lymarenko papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1422
Abstract

Papers (1951-1981) of P. Lymarkeno consist of typescripts, correspondence, brochures, and other information pertaining to the United Ukrainian American Relief Committee, Inc., Svoboda, the American Ukrainian Resort Center, Inc., St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral (Philadelphia, Pa.), the Ukrainian Bandurists Chorus, the International Institute of Philadelphia (Pa.), the United Ukrainian War Veterans of America, and others, together with a family photograph.

Dates: 1951-1981

Rocco De Russo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC524
Abstract

Collection consists of autobiography, plays, poetry, music, flyers, newspaper clippings, and publications.

Dates: 1938-1971

Walter and Valeria Nurczynski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1705
Abstract

Papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings, sheet music (mostly of songs sung by Valeria), radio scripts, and financial reports of the Polish War Relief Committee of Boston (ca. 1944). Also included are correspondence and photographs of Alexandra J. Jaskolski and papers of Karol Jaskolski.

Dates: 1916-1968

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