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A. L. Klemi papers

 Collection — Box: Oversize 1
Identifier: IHRC1224
Abstract Papers (1977-1980) of Finnish American composer A.L. Klemi (1874-1924) consist of the sheet music for three piano and vocal compositions.
Dates: 1977-1980

Aino Maki papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1432
Abstract Papers (1920-1973) of Aino Maki consist of photographs of key figures in the Central Cooperative Exchange (later the Central Cooperative Wholesale) of Superior, Wis., as well as cooperative training classes from the 1920s and 1930s. Also included is an addition to Maki's family history.
Dates: 1920-1973

Amerikan Uutiset records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC198
Abstract The Amerikan Uutiset collection (n.d.) consists of manuscripts and typescripts, in Finnish, of published articles by Terttu Katka, George Latvala, Matti Kantola, Paavo A. Kairanen, and Elina Beck.
Dates: undated

Anita (Hokkanen) Middleton collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC161

Arnold Ahonen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC111
Abstract Papers consists of autobiographical materials, correspondence and photocopied images.
Dates: 1847-1981; 1847-1981

Arthur Brusila papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3280
Abstract Research notes, photocopied articles, letters and miscellaneous writings pertaining to Finnish American stone workers in New England.
Dates: 1900-1920

Blomquist Family papers

Identifier: IHRC343
Abstract Collection consists of a genealogy of the Swedish-Finnish Blomquist family of Saint Paul, Minn. (1887-1987).
Dates: 1887-1987

Cedric Roivanen papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2278
Abstract Papers (n.d.) of Cedric Roivanen (b. 1942) consist of a family history and genealogy.
Dates: undated

Central Cooperative Wholesale records

Identifier: IHRC426
Abstract Records (1916-1969), in English, of the Central Cooperative Wholesale (Superior, Wisconsin), include correspondence; minutes; memoranda; district meeting plans; reports; newspaper clippings; pamphlets; registration lists; and a large number of photographs. The records contain substantial correspondence with and information on other cooperatives in the area. Also included are essays written by children competing for scholarships, and materials pertaining to Cooperative Youth Camps, and...
Dates: 1916-1969

Cooperative Trading Association, New York records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC469
Abstract Records (1928-1930) of the Co-operative Trading Association (N.Y.) consist of a membership certificate and a stock certificate.
Dates: 1928-1930

Curt Carlson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC415
Abstract Papers (1978) of Curt Carlson consist of genealogical information on the Haapalahti and Carlson families of Sweden and Finland and a brief history of Finnish migration to Sweden, Norway, and the United States.
Dates: 1978

David H. K. Anderson papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC202
Abstract Papers consist of a biographical sketch and family history, portrait, unpublished poems, manuscript copy of an essay on W.B Yeats, fellowship application, notes, a letter from Robert Hayden (Consultant in Poetry, Library of Congress), and a tape recording of Anderson reading from 'Lines in Snow' at the Library of Congress in 1978.
Dates: 1977-1991

Deborah Ruth Nikkari papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1687

Duane Wiita papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2840
Abstract Papers (1936-1970) of Duane Wiita consist of photocopies of his birth certificate and his parents' marriage certificates.
Dates: 1936-1970

Earl M. Harju papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC878
Abstract Papers (1960-1989) of Earl M. Harju, a journalist, consist of personal and general correspondence; photocopies of Harju's articles in Between Ourselves, the San Francisco Chronicle, and People's World; newspaper clippings, and telegrams congratulating Walter A. Harju on his 60th birthday. Subjects include the Spanish Civil War, Jack London Club, Finns in California, and the American-Soviet Friendship Society.
Dates: 1960-1989

Edward Aho papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC108
Abstract Compilation of autobiographical materials pertaining to the Aho family history. Includes 60-page typed autobiography, photographs, personal documents.
Dates: 1890-1960

Erick Kendall papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1198
Abstract Papers (1950) of Erick Kendall consist of an autobiographical work (manuscript) entitled "We Conquered Communism," which deals with the coop-communist split within the Central Cooperative Wholesale of Superior, Wisconsin in 1930. Also available on microfilm.
Dates: 1950

Fanny Jarvi Hammarlund papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3876
Abstract Collection consists of a 7-page family history of the Jarvi family, settled on a farm near Lawler, Aitkin County, Minnesota. Includes information on the 1918 fire in the surrounding areas (the Cloquet - Moose Lake Fire). The autobiographical account was written by Fanny Jarvi Hammarlund, with Edith Jeanette (Jackman) Futcher, in the late 1980s. The memoir details the lives of Matt and Mariana Jarvi, both born in Finland and immigrating to the U.S. in the early 1900s.
Dates: 1900-1980

FinnFest USA records

Identifier: IHRC659
Abstract Records of FinnFest USA consist of minutes and correspondence of the executive board, newspaper articles, tape recordings of annual executive board meetings, organizational newsletters, publicity materials, videotapes, photographs and other items pertaining to the annual FinnFest USA celebrations.
Dates: 1982-2003

Finnish American Trade Unionists records

Identifier: IHRC669
Abstract The Finnish American trade unionists collection (1943) consists of conference proceedings; a pamphlet; memoranda; and correspondence relating to Finnish American activities denouncing Finland's participation as an Axis ally in World War II.
Dates: 1943

Finnish Farmers Fire Insurance Company, Carbon County, Montana records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC684
Abstract Papers of the Finnish Farmers Fire Insurance Company consist of constitutions and by-laws, correspondence, and receipts of deposits.
Dates: 1960-1984

Fitchburg, Massachusetts Finnish Evangelical Mission Church records

Identifier: IHRC732
Abstract Records (1892-1909) of the Fitchburg, Massachusetts Finnish Evangelical Mission Church Archives (Fitchburgin Lähetysseurakunna Arkisto) consist of the church's baptism register.
Dates: 1892-1909

Frank O. Luoma papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1406
Abstract Manuscript (1985) of Frank O. Luoma consist of a handwritten history of the Finnish people of Wawina Township, Minnesota.
Dates: 1985

Harry Siitonen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2403
Abstract Collection contains Siitonen's memoirs along with miscellaneous photocopied photographs and a letter from Carl Forslund to Reino Hannula regarding Forslund's involvement in the Spanish Civil War.Papers consist of an English translation of the play Atti Smith (Mother Smith) by Hilja Koski, believed to have been written in the 1930s, depicting a Finnish American family's experiences in connection with the Spanish Civil War; Siitonen's reflections on Koski, with whom he was acquainted; and a...
Dates: 1930-2006

Hazel E. Barberg papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC290
Abstract Papers (1896-1963) of Hazel Barberg consist of minutes and financial records of the Cokato, Minnesota, Onnen Toivo temperance society,1896-1958; a handbook of the Finnish National Temperance Brotherhood, 1906; Finnish postcards, 1903-1907; the Nels Peter Nelson family history; a family Bible; correspondence; newspaper clippings; and issues of Finnish and Finnish American periodicals.
Dates: 1896-1963

Helvi Lahti Rajala papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2226
Abstract Papers (1987) of Helvi Lahti Rajala (1916- ) consist of a memoir essay entitled "Commune Cement #3" pertaining to experiences of the author and her family in Soviet Karelia in the 1930s and her subsequent efforts to arrange the departure of family members from the USSR.
Dates: 1987

Hilda Simons papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2406
Abstract Papers (1876-1950) of Hilda Simons consists of a typed manuscript (photocopy) autobiography dealing with her family's history in Finland and Brule, Wisconsin. Includes a photograph of Hilda Kauppinen Ronkainen Simons (1980s?).
Dates: 1876-1950

JoAnn M. Hanson 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

Johan and Fiina Seppamaki papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2375
Abstract The Johan and Fiina Seppamaki papers (1977) consist of a photocopy of a typed family history.
Dates: 1977

John E. Aho papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC109
Abstract Papers of John E. Aho consist of an income and expense ledger for the Source of Light Temperance Society (Valon Lahdeof) of Eveleth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1905-1907