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Bob Hussar papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3952
Abstract

Materials pertaining to the activities of Mr. Robert Hussar in the Ukrainian Youth League of North America. The organization was founded in 1951 in New York.

Dates: 1950-1980

Eugene Skotzko papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2935
Abstract

Papers (1931-1996) consist of general correspondence; correspondence pertaining to ODWU (Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine), publication of his book "Na Storozhi Ukrainy," New York Republican State Committee (Naturalized Citizens Division-Ukrainian Section); ODWU circulars; drafts of articles; and newspaper clippings pertaining to the Ukrainian Bureau of Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1931-1996

Federation of Turkish American Societies, Inc., New York, New York records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC647
Abstract

Records consist of letters to U.S. senators, newspaper clippings, and mailing lists. Most materials pertain to Turkish-American relations.

Dates: 1981-1984

Gentille R. Yarusso papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2867
Abstract

Papers (ca. 1977) of Gentille R. Yarusso consist of autobiographical sketches about his childhood and life in Swede Hollow in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Dates: 1977

JoAnn M. Hanson collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3923
Abstract

Collection consists of one video tape (29 min.) entitled "Children of the Finnish Homestead" documenting the Brimson, Minnesota-based project developed under the direction of JoAnn Hanson in 1995, and a calendar for 2012 containing reproductions of photographs depicting Finnish American life in northern Minnesota and activities related to the Petrell Hall built by Finnish immigrants in 1912 near Brimson in Saint Louis County.

Dates: 1995-2011

Karen Freeze papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3866
Abstract

Collection consists of materials pertaining to Karen Freeze's work on the Czech immigration chapter in the Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups (1980).

Dates: 1970-1980

Life Histories Project (University of Minnesota) collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3871
Abstract

Collection consists of 8 biographical essays written by University of Minnesota students about their family members or community elders. Included are life stories of refugees from East Africa and Southeast Asia. Also of a native of Wisconsin.

Dates: 1950-2000

Mario Manzardo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1465
Abstract

Papers (1967-1977) of Mario Manzardo consist of articles on the Pullman, Roseland, and Kensington neighborhoods of Chicago, Illinois (ca. 1920s and 1930s); articles on labor history (ca. 1890-1930s); book reviews; ephemera from labor, political, and community activities in Chicago (ca. 1960s-1970s). Many articles are typescripts; clippings are mainly from the South End Reporter (Chicago, Illinois) and Hyde Park Herald.

Dates: 1967-1977

Mary K. Skotzko papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2415
Abstract

Collection consists of one folder of materials documenting Mary Skotzko's (Marussia Kissel Skotzko) involvement and activities in the Ukrainian American community life in Connecticut, New York and Washington, D.C., particularly music and religious programs.

Dates: 1933-1989

Mary Siemon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3925
Abstract Collection consists of materials pertaining to the history of St. Michael's Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Minneapolis, the Ukrainian Folk Ballet of the Twin Cities, the local chapter of the Ukrainian Youth League of North America and other activities of immigrants from Ukraine in the Minneapolis / St. Paul metropolitan area of Minnesota. Church bulletins and ledger, correspondence, photographs, typescripts of articles by Mary Siemon, newpaper clippings, event flyers and brochures. Included is...
Dates: 1910-2000

Matt Leskovec (Photographs) papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3380
Abstract

Collection consists of four original photographs depicting Slovenian community organizations in Rock Springs, Wyoming. Brief annotations provide context and some identification for photographs.

Dates: 1895-1930

Omaha, Nebraska Photograph Collection records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3032
Abstract

Photograph collection documenting past and present ethnic community buildings, businesses, homes, and places of worship in Omaha, Nebraska. Also included are maps, correspondence, and an article related to the locations photographed.

Dates: 2002

Philia Geotes Hayes collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC884
Abstract

An unpublished memoir/family history by Philia Geotes Hayes titled "Twice My Child" (413 p.), spanning five generations of the author's family, originally from the Anafi Island in the Aegean Sea. (Included is also a self-published, revised version of the work from 2010 - "Twice My Child: From the Aegean to the American Midwest: The stories of Five Generations of Island Mothers," 442 pages)

Dates: Event: 1790-1996

Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota records

 Collection
Identifier: ihrc2161
Abstract

This collection consists of organizational administrative records documenting over 80 years of existence of the Minneapolis-based Polish American women's club.

Dates: 1876-2014

Rt. Rev. Dr. Francis Vitez collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3950
Abstract

Collection consists of academic and practical theology writings by Rev. Vitez, and a copy of the "50th Anniversary Celebration Program of the Ordination of the Rt. Rev. Dr. Francis Vitez, Bishop" (1996, Perth Amboy, NJ) which includes biographical information on the Vitez family and also historical information on the life of the Hungarian American community.

Dates: 1955-2001

Sheeko: Somali Youth Oral History collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3926
Abstract Sheeko is a collection of Somali youth stories created by and for Somali youth. During 2010- 2011, a team of University of Minnesota Somali students conducted dozens of interviews with Somalis living outside of Somalia who were between the ages of 18-25. Many of the narrators lived in Minnesota, Minnesota and London, England. The project was centered at and sponsored by the Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota.The project creators presented the project...
Dates: 2010-2011

St. John First Hungarian Wendish Evangelical Lutheran Church (Perth Amboy, New Jersey) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3228
Abstract

Collection consists of constitution of the congregation, constitution of church choir, annual reports from the pastor and committees, letters to the congregation from the pastor, Church Council and New Jersey Synod, annual reports of other congregations and pastors.

Dates: 1949-1968

Telegraph Hill Dwellers Oral Histories collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3412
Abstract

Oral histories of Joe Jachetta (also his "Wartime Memories"), Dante Benedetti, Thomas Cara, Virginia and Elios Anderlini, Norma Tealdi, Lena Massucco, Annie Guardino Wallace, John Valentini, and Richard Monaco.

Dates: 1993-1996

Theodora and Walter Storozynsky papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3877
Abstract

Collection consists of leaflets, pamphlets and program brochures documenting various community-sponsored events (festivals, art exhibits, concerts, cultural heritage celebrations) within the Ukrainian American population of mainly Cleveland, Ohio, but also elsewhere in the United States and Canada. (Chicago, New York City, and other places).

Dates: 1961-2000