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Naisyhdistys Pyrkija (Brooklyn, New York) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1645
Abstract Records (1923-1972) of the Naisyhdistys Pyrkija, Brooklyn, New York, are largely made up of minutes. Also included are two printed pamphlets giving the history of the organization until 1953 and a copy of Suomen Saveltajia Kudentoista Vuosisadan Ajalta (Suho Ranta, ed.).
Dates: 1923-1972

Nashwauk Finnish Socialist Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1647
Abstract Records (1906-1953) of the Nashwauk Finnish Socialist Chapter and related organizations (Nashwauk, Minnesota) consist of twenty-two ledgers reflecting Finnish organization activity in Nashwauk. Included are minutes, membership ledgers; and financial records.
Dates: 1906-1953

North Hurley (Wisconsin) Co-operative Association records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1689
Abstract Records (1930-1972, inclusive; 1930-1939, bulk) of the North Hurley (Wisconsin) Co-operative Association consist of minutes, including those of the organizational meeting.
Dates: 1930-1972

Northern States Cooperative Guilds and Clubs (Superior, Wisconsin) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1690
Abstract Records (1930-1969) of the Northern States Cooperative Guilds and Clubs, Superior, Wis. include scrapbooks; notebooks relating to publications; receipt ledgers; financial records; newsletters; minutes; membership lists; correspondence; and by-laws.
Dates: 1930-1969

Onni B. Saari papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2338
Abstract Papers (1900-1965) of Onni Saari (1887-198- ) consist of personal correspondence, including letters to Saari's first wife Aino Saari; materials on Finnish Americans and their activities; materials on the Finnish American press; writings; and materials on the Ashburnham (Massachusetts) Farmers' Club, the United Co-operative Farms, and other cooperative activities. The collection includes histories of Finns in Friberg, Worcester, and Westminster (Massachusetts) and Troy (New Hampshire) written...
Dates: 1900-1965

Onni Kaartinen papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1152
Abstract Papers of Onni Kaartinen consist of his personal copy of a play script of Ajan Laulu (Song of the Ages), a Finnish American proletarian musical written by Aku Paivio (music by Frank Lindros).
Dates: 1940

Orr Farmers’ Cooperative Trading Company (Orr, Minnesota) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1721
Abstract The Farmers' Cooperative Trading Company (Orr, Minn.) was established in 1919 and affiliated with the Central Cooperative Wholesale (Superior, Wis.). Records (1953-1966) of the company consist of monthly minutes of the Board of Directors.
Dates: 1953-1966

Oscar Makela papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1430
Abstract Papers (1906) of Oscar Makela consist of a notebook of poetry and popular songs, some by Makela himself.
Dates: 1906

Paddock Bethany Lutheran Church (Sebeka, Minnesota) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2012
Abstract Records of the Paddock Bethany Lutheran Church (Sebeka, Minn.) consist of constitution and by-laws of the congregation; annual reports; model constitutions of major American Lutheran church bodies; miscellaneous religious publications; photographs of early Finnish American Lutheran church leaders; and two 60-minute cassette tapes.
Dates: 1914-1977

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

Pentti Raunio papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2230
Abstract Papers (1938) of Pentti Raunio consists of a handwritten manuscript of his unpublished novel, ISA. Raunio came to the United States in the late 1930s at the invitation of the Finnish Workers Federation to direct drama and theatre courses in various Finnish communities.
Dates: 1938

Pohjan Leimu Temperance Society (Soudan, Minnesota) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2090
Abstract Records (1886-1925) of the Pohjan Leimu Temperance Society (Soudan, Minn.) consist of correspondence and minutes.
Dates: 1886-1925

Raivaaja Publishing Company (Fitchburg, Massachusetts) papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2225
Abstract Records (1896-1966) of the Raivaaja Publishing Company (Fitchburg, Mass.) include proceedings of the board of directors.
Dates: 1896-1966

Raymond Waldemar Wargelin papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2819
Abstract Papers of Raymond Waldemar Wargelin, a Lutheran clergyman and educator, consist of unpublished writings including As I Saw It (Memoirs of Raymond W. Wargelin) [a dictated autobiography]; Suomi Synod Ministerium, 1876-1972; When the Suomi Synod was Served by Pastors From Finland; and Social and Theological Profiles of the Suomi Synod Ministerium. Included is a listing of congregations of the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Church, Suomi Synod. Also included are writings (mainly unpublished) and...
Dates: 1958-1990

Redgranite Finnish Socialist Club (Wisconsin) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2238
Abstract Records (1908-1911) of the Redgranite Finnish Socialist Club consist of a minute book along with a two-page manuscript titled "Brief History of the Finn Hall, Redgranite, Wisconsin."
Dates: 1908-1911

Reino Makela papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1431
Abstract Papers (1958-1981) of Reino Makela (1915-1979) consist of letters he wrote to Eva Helen Erickson. Makela was born in the United States and emigrated with his family to Karelia in the Soviet Union in 1931. Reino Makela's letters start in 1931, his last one is from May 9, 1979. (There is a gap between the years 1932 ans 1958.)
Dates: 1958-1981

Rev. Eino Tuori papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2621
Abstract Collection consists of newspaper clippings, prayer materials, correspondence, records of church services, notes and resource files for sermons, audio tapes (mostly religious and classical music) and church bulletins (Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Detroit).
Dates: 1939-1994

Rev. Evert E. Torkko papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2603
Abstract Papers (ca. 1925-1966) of the Rev. Evert E. Torkko (b. 1901), a Finnish American clergyman, consist of family records, correspondence, birth, baptismal and marriage records, and church bulletins.
Dates: 1925-1966

Rev. Matti N. Westerback papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2835
Abstract Papers (1950-1962) of the Rev. M. N. Westerback, a Finnish American clergyman and author from Clearwater, Florida, consist of correspondence and writings.
Dates: 1950-1962

Rora Strom papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2549
Abstract Papers (n.d.) of Rora Strom consist of poems and a letter.
Dates: undated

Roy Hivala papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3000
Abstract Collection consists of a copy of a commemorative publication celebrating the 15th anniversary of socialism building in the Soviet Karelia ("Neuvosto-Karjalan 15-vuotiselta taipaleelta - 1920-1935") and news clippings pertaining to the Karelian Finns. Included is a list of about 1400 Finnish names of inidivduals who migrated to Karelia.)
Dates: 1930-1940

Rudolph Pinola papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2082
Abstract Papers (1990) of Rudolph Pinola consist of a manuscript of "Finnish American Emigration to Soviet Karelia in the Early 1930s," a research paper presented at the conference "The Roots of Northland Radicalism" held at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn. on April 28, 1990. Included is a list of 1200 names of Finnish Americans, both individuals and families, who emigrated to Soviet Karelia in the early 1930s.
Dates: 1990

Saari-Ferrell Family History papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2339
Abstract Narrative history and genealogy (1993?) of the Saari-Ferrell family, whose members emigrated from Finland to the United States (in some cases via Norway) starting in the 1860s, settling primarily in Cokato and Dassel, MN, and Calumet, MI. Includes some background information on Finnish American community life as well as photograph reproductions of family members and places. The genealogy encompasses the period from ca. 1480 to 1992,
Dates: Event: 1480-1992

Safira (Oksanen) Kallio papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1163
Abstract Safira (Oksanen) Kallio was born in Finland on April 12, 1894 and emigrated to the United States in 1913. She served as a local correspondent from Owen, Wisconsin for the Finnish American newspaper "Minnesotan Uutiset" (later, "Amerikan Uutiset"). Much of her poetry was published in the newspaper.
Dates: 1960-1970

Saima Workers’ Society (Fitchburg, Massachusetts) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2344
Abstract Records (1914-1964) of the Saima Workers' Society (Fitchburg, Minn.) include proceedings; board of directors minutes (1916-1918); correspondence; economic committee reports; and property inventories (1919).
Dates: 1914-1964

Salomon Ilmonen papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1003
Abstract Papers of Salomon Ilmonen consist of personal letters from Ilmonen's brother in Finland, from his cousin, Elina Penttinen, and miscellaneous letters; correspondence directed to or from Mrs. Emma Ilmonen, wife of S. Ilmonen; Ilmonen's correspondence with Finnish American congregations and on temperance work among American Finns; correspondence relating to Ilmonen's book sales; letters from Finnish American author, Martha Strom (Hilevi Koski); and letters by prominent Finnish Americans who...
Dates: 1900-1940

Samuel and Serafia Walima papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2814
Abstract Family history (1990) of Samuel and Serafia Walima consists of a genealogy entitled "The End of the Beginning". Encompassing the period from ca. 1847 to 1990, it includes genealogical charts and a narrative history of the family's settlement in Minnesota written by Cynthia Roggeman McDonald, a great grand-daughter of Samuel and Serafia. Also included are newspaper and magazine clippings concerned with Finland and the family, illustrations, etc.
Dates: 1847-1990

Sebeka Cooperative Creamery Association (Sebeka, Minnesota) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2372
Abstract Records (1908-1973) of the Sebeka Cooperative Creamery Association, Sebeka, Minn., consist of by-laws; articles of incorporation; and minutes of the Association.
Dates: 1908-1973

Selva Temperance Society (Hutten, Minnesota) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2374
Abstract Records (1931-1937) of the Selva Temperance Society, (Hutten, Minn.), contain correspondence, financial records, and minutes. Also included is a scrapbook of newspaper clippings about the Russo-Finnish War and World War II.
Dates: 1931-1937

Sirkka Tuomi Holm papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC506
Abstract Collection consists of transcripts of four oral histories conducted by Sirkka Tuomi Holm with Anna Zellinger, Helga Wirta, Helmi Tusa, and Senja Jarvis, all in Baltimore, Maryland. Included are also photographs and five cassette tapes containing the recorded interviews. The histories describe life in Finland before emigration, accounts of the journey across the Atlantic and resettlement in the eastern states of the U.S.
Dates: 1910-1983