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Finnish Socialist Club, Astoria, Oregon records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC710
Abstract Minutes (1912-1915), in Finnish, of the Finnish Socialist Club (Astoria, Ore.), Board of Directors. Although the minutes deal mainly with business affairs, they indirectly reflect much of the cultural and political activity in the Astoria Finnish socialist community during this time. For example, the minutes for 1913 include records of donations to the striking copper miners in Michigan. Except for Board minutes published in the newspaper Toveri, these are the only known extant minutes of...
Dates: 1912-1915

Finnish Socialist Federation records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC711
Abstract

Minutes of the Eastern District Committee (Fitchburg, Mass.) (1913-1920) and the National Executive Committee (Chicago, Ill.) (1915-1925) of the Finnish Socialist Federation.

Dates: 1913-1925

Helmi Dagmar Mattson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1513
Abstract

Papers of Helmi Dagmar Mattson (1890-1974) include an autobiography; correspondence; diaries; handwritten and typescript articles, plays, poetry and books; records and papers relating to the Northwestern Finnish Historical Society; minutes of meetings of the Mt. Solo Washington Finnish Club; bylaws of the Finnish Workers Association (Portland, Ore.); miscellany; memorabilia; photographs and photograph albums; and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1916-1974

John Wiita papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2841
Abstract Papers (1970-1984) of John Wiita (1888-1981) include his correspondence with Michael G. Karni, an autobiography, and short sketches on Finnish American labor history and biographies of Finnish Americans.The John Wiita collection originated from correspondence between John Wiita and Michael Karni, when Wiita began responding to specific questions with lengthy, detailed answers. In 1977 he wrote an essay on the co-op movement, which was followed the next year by a series of...
Dates: 1976-1978

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

Workers’ Publishing Company (Duluth, Minnesota) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2858
Abstract

Records (1915-1975) of the Worker's Publishing Company (Duluth, Minnesota), publisher of the Finnish language newspaper "Industrialisti," contain correspondence, financial records, and office files. Also included are items relating to the Work People's College (Duluth, Minnesota) and the Finnish American Athletic Club.

Dates: 1915-1975