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American Relief for Poland, District 33 (Chicago, Illinois) records

Identifier: IHRC194
Abstract Records (1952-1950) of the American Relief Fund for Poland, a charitable organizaton which participated in relief efforts in Poland during and after World War II, consist of correspondence; questionnaires; and case files. Also included are records produced by the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons (1948-1968). The records are mostly personal files of persons brought to the United States from Europe after World War II. They also contain some correspondence and...
Dates: 1942-1950

Assembly of Captive European Nations (ACEN) records

Identifier: IHRC246
Abstract Records (1954- ) of the ACEN include internal organization materials of delegations to various nations; information on the General Committee and its members; information on working committees; records of the Plenary assemblies; minutes; lists of national and international member organizations, consultative organizations, and associate-member organizations; an explanation of the archives organizational historical data; the United Nations and Council of Europe; relations and correspondence to...
Dates: 1954-1989

Christina Jaremko papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1119

Papers of Jaremko consist of oral history transcripts of interviews of fifteen Latvian former Displaced Persons. Included also are interviews of three non-Latvian former DPs.

Dates: 1981

Edward and Loda Rozanski papers

Identifier: IHRC2303
Abstract Papers (1940-1991) of Dr. Edward C. and Loda (Procanin) Rozanski include correspondence, minutes, press releases, newspaper clippings, and organizational publications relating to their activities in the Polish American community. Organizations represented in the collection include the Polish American Congress, the Polish National Alliance of the United States of North America, the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, the Polish Western Association of America, the Orchard Lake Schools, the...
Dates: 1940-1991

Erik A. Dundurs papers

Identifier: IHRC575

Papers (1949-1982) of Erik A. Dundurs (1922-1984) include correspondence; memorabilia; newspaper clippings; speeches; scrapbooks; and files on various organizations to which Dundurs belonged. Also included are files regarding a variety of subjects, most dealing with Latvian Americans and United States foreign policy.

Dates: 1949-1982

Ida and Adolf Kucera papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1285

Adolf Kucera was a post-World War II displaced person and a pre-World War II officer in the Czechoslovak Army. Papers comprise correspondence between Kucera and other Czech DPs (some letters include notes written by Ida Kucera), and a short autobiography of Kucera from the "Archer" magazine.

Dates: 1949-1976

Karoly Hokky papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC902

Papers (1954-1970) of Karoly Hokky (1888-197?), a Hungarian American educator, include correspondence, especially with Maria Ugron Podhorszky; papers; and writings. Hokky served in both the Czechoslovak and Hungarian parliaments as a representative from the Carpatho-Ruthenian area before his escape following World War II.

Dates: 1954-1970

Louis Szathmary papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2571

Papers (1947-1965) of Louis Szathmary consist of typescripts and drafts of speeches he delivered on topics including world peace, European politics, communism, americanism, and the Hungarian revolt of 1956. Also included are correspondence, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles on the 1956 revolt, Hungarian Relief, and the placement of Hungarian refugees.

Dates: 1947-1965

Magdalena Rozentals papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2311

Papers (1945-1980) of Magdalena Rozentals (b.1915) related mainly to material dealing with Latvian refugees throughout the world. Included are photoalbums; serials; correspondence; theater programs; and miscellany.

Dates: 1945-1980

Marie Chase Cole papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC463

Papers (1936-1949) of Marie Chase Cole, Executive Secretary of the New York City YWCA comprise reports, bulletins, brochures of the International Institute and of the YWCA. Materials pertain particularly to work with displaced persons. Also included are an international cookbook, and the 1936 Christmas issue of The Womans Press.

Dates: 1936-1949

Mildred Adams Kenyon papers

Identifier: IHRC1201

Papers pertain mostly to work with Spanish Civil War refugees, and relief organizations. Included are correspondence to and from various persons and committees concerning relief work (1939-1942), organizational and special reports (1940-1942), publications, press releases, personal notes, and a memoir dated 1976 in which Adams recalls her work on Refugee Relief between 1936 and 1941.

Dates: 1939-1976

Nikolajs Rasins papers

Identifier: IHRC2228

Papers (1954-1979) of Nikolajs Rasins (1915- ) include tape recordings; slides; newspaper clippings; correspondence; and financial records relating to Rasins' Latvian American broadcasting and other Latvian American community activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Twin Cities, Minnesota.

Dates: 1954-1979

Olga Gralton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC792

Collection (1933-1936) of Olga Gralton, sister of Immigration History Research Center director Rudolph J. Vecoli, consists of seven scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, one describing the flight of General Italo Balbo and his air armada to the United States. Six scrapbooks contain clippings pertaining to the Italo-Ethiopian War and to Italian notables.

Dates: 1933-1936