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Papers (1923-1962) of Angelo Viani (1893-1974) include records of the the Mountaineer Building and Loan Association (Fairmont, W.Va.), OSIA materials including ritual books, photographs, membership applications, incorporation papers of the OSIA West Virginia Grand Lodge (1923), and officers' regalia.
Papers (1935-1940) of Emil Laurila consist of farm records; correspondence; and photographs of a pioneer homestead farm near Markham, Minn. Correspondents include John E. Aho. Included are also boardinghouse, household, and farm records of a Finnish-American family who lived in the Markham/Makinen/Aurora areas of northeastern Minnesota. Income/Expenses records spanning 1920s-1980s.
Articles and manuscripts by Taremäe, correspondence, documents regarding his work at Estonian Archives in US, Association for Advancement of Baltic Studies, Alumni Association of Tallinn Secondary School of Science, Estonian World Council. Various printed matter and newspaper clippings.
Records (1920-1991) of the International Institute of Toledo consist mainly of case files, which contain such documents as correspondence, legal documents, visa petitions, applications for naturalization or change of residence status, photographs, copies of birth certificates, letters of reference, etc. Also included are various other files, including correspondence, refugee applications, and affidavits.
11 letters to Mary Perusek of Hibbing, Minnesota, from relatives in Zagreb, describing conditions and events there.
Papers (1946-1958) of Myron Leskiw (1909- ) include correspondence, newspaper clippings, leaflets, and brochures. Personal correspondence largely pertains to the Ukrainian American community and its fight against communism, and to Ukrainian community activities. Also included are reports, newsletters and other materials of the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America.
Papers of Velma (Hakkila) Doby (1923-2019) consist of materials on Finnish Americans and Finnish American life. Included are newspaper clippings concerning Finnish American scholars and also articles written by e.g. Michael Karni and Carl Ross; clippings concerning Finntowns, notorious Finnish Americans and Finnish Americans in general. Collection contains Velma Doby's thesis including her English translation of an autobiography by the Finnish American poet Helmi Mattson.
Papers (1894-1937) of Wenceslau Sholar, a Slovenian immigrant priest, consist of letters written to his brother in Slovenia. The letters describe the early years of Slovene settlement in Illinois and Minnesota, where Sholar served.
- Correspondence. 3
- Alumni 1
- Anti-Communist movements -- United States -- Correspondence, reminiscences, etc. 1
- Archives 1
- Banks and banking -- West Virginia -- Fairmont -- Records and correspondence. 1
- Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Correspondence -- Minnesota. 1
- Charities -- Ohio -- Toledo 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- Croatian 1
- Displaced persons 1
- Estonian 1
- Ethnic press 1
- Farm management -- Records and correspondence. 1
- Finnish American women 1
- Finnish Americans -- History 1
- Finnish Americans -- Minnesota -- Markham. 1
- Finnish Americans -- Societies, etc. 1
- Historians. 1
- Immigrants -- Correspondence 1
- Italian Americans -- West Virginia -- Societies, etc. 1 + ∧ less
- English 3
- Multiple languages 3
- Finnish 1
- Croatian 1
- Slovenian 1
- Ukrainian 1 + ∧ less
- Doby, Velma M. 1
- FinnFest USA 1
- International Institute of Toledo 1
- Laurila, Emil. 1
- Leskiw, Myron, 1909- 1