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Anne Guzy papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC847
Abstract Papers consist of an account of family life in Velkrop, Austria-Hungary (later in Czechoslovakia, now in Slovakia), in the late 1800s. Guzy discusses agriculture, the role of the churches, marriage customs, housing, folk medicine, foods, clothing, funerals, holidays, and child care.
Dates: Event: 1880-1900

Anton Zakelj papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2887
Abstract Typescript of a memoir "Starting Over in Cleveland" by Anton Zakelj, translated from Slovenian into English and edited by John Zakelj, with photographs by Anton Zakelj. Also a typescript of an article "Cleveland in the 50s" by Anton Zakelj. The Zakelj family immigrated to the United States from Slovenia in 1950, settling in Cleveland, Ohio. The memoir depicts life in the Slovenian neighborhood of Cleveland, around the St. Vitus Church.
Dates: 1950-1953

Emery Radwany papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2220
Abstract Monograph (ca. 1937) of Emery Radwany consists of his manuscript, "Kingdom Lost," relating personal and family reminiscences of Hungarian life and customs with related episodes from Hungarian history, 1840-1936.
Dates: 1937

Fiore Di Giulio papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3428
Abstract Memoirs of Fiore DiGiulio entitled "Thoughts and Memories of the Native Village: Villetta Barrea" (62 pages). Translated by Jerine DiGiulio. Included is also a copy of the original manuscript in Italian.
Dates: 1895-1971

Francone - Aliberti family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3430
Abstract Family history compilation entitled "The Carlo Francone - Caterina Aliberti Families of San Benigno Canavese, Piedmont, Italy - Ancestors and Descendants" (34 pages plus appendices).
Dates: 1900-1997

Italians in Dobbs Ferry, New York Oral History collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1106
Abstract Collection consists of 39 interviews conducted by Helen Barolini of Italians in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Narrators discuss primarily their lives in the Dobbs Ferry Italian American community, with emphasis on work, family, cultural traditions, and perceptions of ethnic identity. Included are cassette recordings and handwritten indexes (and some supplemental materials) to the interviews.
Dates: 1977-1979

Michelle Klees papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1223
Abstract 11 oral history transcripts produced in conjunction with MA thesis "Persevering Endurance: Latvians in Minnesota, U of Northern Colorado, 2002. The interviews conducted by Michelle Klees between 2000 and 2001 focus on the experiences of Latvian displaced persons after WWII and their immigration to the United States. Covered are also Latvian traditions, the issue of maintaining one's ethnic culture after resettlement, and the activities of the Latvian American community in the Minneapolis/St....
Dates: 1940-1990

Minnesota 2.0 Project collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3908
Abstract Begun in September of 2009, Minnesota 2.0 aimed to document and understand how 1.5 and 2nd generation Mexican, Somali, and Hmong youth used social networking sites to express their emerging sense of identity and social connection – to Minnesota and the United States, to their parents and communities, to each other, and to the homelands from which their families arrived. Collection consists of 3 CD-Rs, 1 DVD (restricted), two binders and one file folder containing resource materials for the...
Dates: 2010

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

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

Stanislaus Aloisius Iciek papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3278
Abstract Photocopied autobiographical manuscript "Their Grandson" describing the life story of the Iciek family. It covers the first generation's arrival in the United States, their beginnings in Chicago, homesteading in Michigan and the life of S.A. Iciek who grew up with his parents and grandparents in the Hilliards, Michigan area. The autobiography provides information on Polish American communities in Minnesota, New England and elsewhere in the United States. Included are also S.A. Iciek's...
Dates: 1871-1943

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

Ukrainian Jaroslaw Society (Cleveland, Ohio) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2682
Abstract Records (1966- ) of the Ukrainian Jaroslaw Society consist of information pertaining to the reunion gathering of Ukrainian emigrants from the region of Jaroslaw and the borderland west of the River Sian in ukraine.
Dates: 1966