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Angelo Viani papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1993
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1923-1962

Emil and Fanny Laurila papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1357
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1935-1940

Heino Taremäe (Taremae) papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3797
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1919-2000

International Institute of Toledo records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1070
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1920-1991

Mary Perusek papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2948
Abstract

11 letters to Mary Perusek of Hibbing, Minnesota, from relatives in Zagreb, describing conditions and events there.

Dates: 1936-1958

Myron Leskiw papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1366
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1946-1958

Velma Doby papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC551
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1975-1977

Wenceslau and John Sholar papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2396
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1894-1937