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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

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