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Family History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Arnold Ahonen papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC111

Papers consists of autobiographical materials, correspondence and photocopied images.

Dates: 1847-1981; 1847-1981

Bruce Beltt Family papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC3954

Correspondence, birth certificates, passenger arrival and naturalization records, obituaries, genealogy charts and family history narratives for the Beltt (originally Belttari) family.

Dates: 1892-1999

Cookie Curci-Wright papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC3432

The Cookie Curci-Wright papers consist of family history material, the memoir "My Italian American Grandparents: A Legacy of Lessons and Love" and photographs. Also included is one CD-R containing digital versions of selected photos.

Dates: 1918-1960

Edward Aho papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC108

Compilation of autobiographical materials pertaining to the Aho family history. Includes 60-page typed autobiography, photographs, personal documents.

Dates: 1890-1960

Gene Rosenblum collection

Identifier: umja0066

This collection consists of research material compiled by Gene Rosenblum of early Jewry in St. Paul, Minnesota, as well as Minneapolis and Duluth.

Dates: 1860-1993

Johnson-Davidsson Family collection

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC351

Collection consists of family history documentation pertaining to the Johnson-Davidsson family originating in Lokalahti, Finland. Kaleb Johannes Davidsson (b. 1860) was a Finn of Swedish origin, his descendants migrated to the United States in the early 20th century.

Dates: Event: 1860-1960

Katherine Ruuhela papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2331

Papers of Katherine Ruuhela consists of correspondence with Finnish relatives, in which is mentioned a brother who moved from the U.S. to Soviet Karelia; photographs of family members in Finland and in the U.S.; newspaper clippings; a scrapbookof collected poems and articles; a memoir of the Finnish-Russian war; miscellaneous books; a print of Juho Rissanen's painting of a Finnish American homestead; biographies intended for a family history; and miscellany.

Dates: 1924-1990

Kauls Family papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC1195

The history of the Teodors (1872-1954) and Sara (1879-1959) Kauls family, "Flight to Freedom," traces the family's odyssey from Ukraine to Michigan and Minnesota. The Kauls moved from Ukraine in 1910, to Riga in 1924, to Czechoslovakia. Following World War II, they immigrated from a displaced persons camp in Wurzburg Germany to Michigan and Minnesota. Photographs are also included. The story is told by Gloria Kauls.

Dates: 1981

Linscheid Bachman, Rupp Family papers

Identifier: IHRC266

Collection consists of newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, map of Galician ancestral villages, published articles, print out of "Mennonites in Galicia Database" containing genealogical information.

Dates: 1939-2005

Morris Tenenbaum papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC2589

A copy of a memoir by Morris Tenenbaum entitled "A Sequence of Events." Family originally from Visoko, Litovsk, Russia.

Dates: 1905-1984

Siotas Family papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC2463

Collection consists of a set of photocopied materials documenting the family history of Christos Siotas (1899-1955) and his descendants. Christos Siotas was a Hellene from Macedonia, first establishing a fur trading business in Paris, France, before arriving in the United States in 1928

Dates: 1925-1966

Zdenka Rypka papers

Identifier: IHRC2333
Abstract Papers of Zdenka Rypka (1894-1975) include family correspondence, diaries and notebooks, photographs, scrapbooks and clippings. The collection also includes her handwritten transcriptions of Czech folk songs, as well as published programs and other material from Czech American fraternal organizations. Selected items from the collection have been digitized and are available in the University of Minnesota's U Media Archive and on the Digitizing Immigrant Letters project website (see "Digital...
Dates: 1825-1966