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Political refugees.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

American Relief for Poland, District 33 (Chicago, Illinois) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC194
Abstract Records (1952-1950) of the American Relief Fund for Poland, a charitable organizaton which participated in relief efforts in Poland during and after World War II, consist of correspondence; questionnaires; and case files. Also included are records produced by the American Committee for Resettlement of Polish Displaced Persons (1948-1968). The records are mostly personal files of persons brought to the United States from Europe after World War II. They also contain some correspondence and...
Dates: 1942-1950

Edward and Loda Rozanski papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2303
Abstract Papers (1940-1991) of Dr. Edward C. and Loda (Procanin) Rozanski include correspondence, minutes, press releases, newspaper clippings, and organizational publications relating to their activities in the Polish American community. Organizations represented in the collection include the Polish American Congress, the Polish National Alliance of the United States of North America, the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, the Polish Western Association of America, the Orchard Lake Schools, the...
Dates: 1940-1991

Erik A. Dundurs papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC575
Abstract Papers (1949-1982) of Erik A. Dundurs (1922-1984) include correspondence; memorabilia; newspaper clippings; speeches; scrapbooks; and files on various organizations to which Dundurs belonged. Also included are files regarding a variety of subjects, most dealing with Latvian Americans and United States foreign policy.
Dates: 1949-1982

Ida and Adolf Kucera papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC1285
Abstract Adolf Kucera was a post-World War II displaced person and a pre-World War II officer in the Czechoslovak Army. Papers comprise correspondence between Kucera and other Czech DPs (some letters include notes written by Ida Kucera), and a short autobiography of Kucera from the "Archer" magazine.
Dates: 1949-1976

Karoly Hokky papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC902
Abstract Papers (1954-1970) of Karoly Hokky (1888-197?), a Hungarian American educator, include correspondence, especially with Maria Ugron Podhorszky; papers; and writings. Hokky served in both the Czechoslovak and Hungarian parliaments as a representative from the Carpatho-Ruthenian area before his escape following World War II.
Dates: 1954-1970

Magdalena Rozentals papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2311
Abstract Papers (1945-1980) of Magdalena Rozentals (b.1915) related mainly to material dealing with Latvian refugees throughout the world. Included are photoalbums; serials; correspondence; theater programs; and miscellany.
Dates: 1945-1980

Marie Chase Cole papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC463
Abstract Papers (1936-1949) of Marie Chase Cole, Executive Secretary of the New York City YWCA comprise reports, bulletins, brochures of the International Institute and of the YWCA. Materials pertain particularly to work with displaced persons. Also included are an international cookbook, and the 1936 Christmas issue of The Womans Press.
Dates: 1936-1949

Nikolajs Rasins papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2228
Abstract Papers (1954-1979) of Nikolajs Rasins (1915- ) include tape recordings; slides; newspaper clippings; correspondence; and financial records relating to Rasins' Latvian American broadcasting and other Latvian American community activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Twin Cities, Minnesota.
Dates: 1954-1979