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Political activity

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 52 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander A. Granovsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC796
Abstract A Ukrainian American entomologist, also an activist and poet, Granovsky was born in Berezhtsi, Ukraine, and came to the United States in 1913. He was educated at Colorado State Agricultural College and the University of Wisconsin, and taught entomology at the universities of Wisconsin and Minnesota. He became a leader in the Ukrainian American community locally and nationally and was president of the Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine, Inc. (ODWU). In St. Paul, Minnesota, he was also an...
Dates: circa 1900-2007 (bulk 1900-1976)

Alexander Kajkowski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1156
Abstract Collection consists of memoranda, news releases, speeches, and published materials regarding Polish American and Polish affairs; the Polish Government in Exile; and also correspondence with members of the Polish Government in Exile in London and other political figures from the United States, Great Britain, and with representatives of exile organizations of other European nationalities. Included are materials from the Katyn Memorial Fund Committee.
Dates: 1944-1991

American Baltic Freedom Committee (Kalamazoo, Michigan) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC156
Abstract Records (1991) consist of photographs, documents (originals), press releases, flyers, articles in newspapers, maps, letters and addresses on envelopes from petition signers, sheets of information containing addresses of official offices, faxes, fax cover sheets and petitions to president George H.W. Bush.Materials include documents (originals) which deal with Latvian exile communities and their leaders who signed lettters to president Bush, senators Riegle, Wolpe, Levin, congressman...
Dates: 1991

Association of Ukrainian Political Prisoners (Munich, Germany) records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC253
Abstract The Association was founded in 1947, in Munich, to care for its members and families of deceased prisoners and to collect, arrange, and publish works by or about Ukrainian political prisoners, living or deceased.
Dates: 1946-1949

Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC254
Abstract Collection consists of newsletters, pamphlets and circular letters produced by the organization, anniversary publications commemorating events and personalities of Ukrainian history.
Dates: 1948-1965

Baltic American Freedom League records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC3135
Abstract Correspondence, BAFL conference programs, leaflets, copies of newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1983-2003

Baltic Tribunal collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3230
Abstract Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence, news agency releases.
Dates: 1970-1990

BATUN (Baltic Appeal to the United Nations) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3070
Abstract The collection consists of letters, informational sheets, chronological catalogues of events concerning the Baltic states, brochures, newspaper clippings, bulletins, rendition texts, etc., (most of the materials are copies).
Dates: 1967-1998

Carl Ross papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2288
Abstract Papers (1935-2000) of Carl Ross (1913-2004) consist of correspondence, brochures, photographs, newspaper clippings, essays and other published materials relating to the Minnesota Finnish American Family History Project; the founding and activities of the United Fund for Finnish American Archives (meeting minutes, by-laws, press releases, letterhead, and other materials) and the organizing of two Reunion of Sisters conferences (1986 and 1987).The Carl Ross papers consist generally of...
Dates: 1935-2000

Carlo Tresca (1879-1943) (Microfilm) collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2609
Abstract Papers consist of a mirofilm copy of Tresca's autobiography, original at New York Public Library. Autobiography forms part of Tresca Memorial Papers, New York Public Library, Manuscript Division.
Dates: n.d.

Christ Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3250
Abstract Collection consists of three microfilm reels holding the church records since its inception in 1972. Included are the governing documents of the congregation, congregational register, annual reports, meeting minutes, anniversary booklets and church bulletins. A large segment of the records document the congregation's activities and programs such as the Sunday School, pilgrimages, choir practices and performances, retreats, and also its involvement in political events and movements aimed at the...
Dates: 1972-2003

Council for the Liberation of Captive Nations from Soviet Domination records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC3279
Abstract Correspondence, meeting minutes, proclamations, clippings, photos, event programs of the organization pertaining primarily to the Council's political activities in Minnesota. Compiled by secretary/treasurer of the organization.
Dates: 1956-1963

Detroiti Balti Komitee (The Baltic Nations Committee of Detroit) records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC3163
Abstract Correspondence, newspaper clippings, resolutions, programs.
Dates: 1958-1984

Don Binkowski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC329
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, photocopied articles, pamphlets, print items, event fliers and other materials documenting the history and activities of the Polish American community in America and its relationships to Poland.
Dates: 1945-2005

Eesti Naisliit (Federated Estonian Women's Clubs) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3082
Abstract Collection is organized chronologically into 14 folders (albums) consisting of reports, declarations, correspondence, lists, informational sheets, newspaper clippings, photos, programs, brochures, invitations, and magazines.
Dates: 1966-1996

Eesti Vabadusvõitlejate Liit (Legion of Estonian Liberation) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3074
Abstract Minutes, circular letters, correspondence, brochures, newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1950-1990

Eugene Skotzko papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2935
Abstract Papers (1931-1996) consist of general correspondence; correspondence pertaining to ODWU (Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine), publication of his book "Na Storozhi Ukrainy," New York Republican State Committee (Naturalized Citizens Division-Ukrainian Section); ODWU circulars; drafts of articles; and newspaper clippings pertaining to the Ukrainian Bureau of Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1931-1996

Finlandia Foundation, Pasadena, Caifornia records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3379
Abstract The material includes correspondence, newsletters, minutes, photographs, and various other documents, roughly organized chronologically within the various collections of papers.
Dates: 1950-2000

Frank (Francis) Maria papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1469
Abstract The Frank Maria collection includes extensive files of correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, and more, reflecting his wide-ranging career and involvement in national and international organizations.
Dates: 1940-2000

Humanitas records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC3209
Abstract Constitutions, organizational records and correspondence.
Dates: 1952-1981

Indianapolise Eesti Selts (Estonian Society in Indianapolis) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3829
Abstract Minutes, correspondence, bulletins, photographs.
Dates: 1951-1998

Istvan Erdelyi papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC624
Abstract Collection consists of extensive files of correspondence between Istvan Erdelyi and numerous members of the Hungarian immigrant communities in the United States, Canada and Australia. Included are also newspaper clippings, copies of articles on Hungarian and Hungarian American subjects, materials pertaining to the St. Stephen of Hungary Church in New York City, the Viktor Padanyi Society and other organizations of Hungarians in exile, and documents and copies of articles that discuss...
Dates: 1930-1985

Italy. Office of the Commissioner of Emigration (Commissariato Generale dell' Emigrazione) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1108
Abstract Records of the office pertain to emigration and immigration legislation (Italian and foreign), office activities, office personnel, and field offices in border towns and port cities. Inventory available (in Italian only). Negatives held by Centro Studi Emigrazione, Rome. Originals in Archivio Storico Diplomatico, Ministero degli Affari Esteri, Roma, Italia.
Dates: 1901-1927

John Radzilowski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2222
Abstract Materials related to John Radzilowski's activities in the following Polish American organizations: Polish American Cultural Institute of Minnesota (PACIM), Polish American Historical Association (PAHA) and Polish Museum of America. Collection also contains documentation regarding the expansion of NATO in 1998 (to include Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary) and the associated lobbying efforts of the concerned ethnic groups in the United States.Included are also materials regarding the Holy Cross...
Dates: 1998-2007

Latvian Welfare Association of Cleveland, Ohio records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2908
Abstract 6 binders containing correspondence, meeting minutes and other documentation pertaining to the Asscoiation's Cleveland Chapter (Daugavas Vanagu).
Dates: 1967-1978

Lauris Kalnins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1166
Abstract The papers of Lauris Kalnins consist of materials related to different exile communities, organizations, and newspapers. There is an extensive collection of periodicals - mostly from local Latvian communities in the Unisted States. Collection also consists of Kalnins personal papers, information sheets, advertisements, brochures, newspaper clippings, conventions and seminar materials, member lists, financial records, and letters. Also included is a set of audio materials.The...
Dates: 1956-1998