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Finnish American theater

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Finnish dramatic scripts

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC675
Abstract Collection of dramatic scripts includes the following titles: Kosinta; Ajan Laulu; Ananiaksen Ehtoollinen; and Kaksi Varasta.
Dates: Existence: Undated

Finnish Socialist Chapter, Gardner, Massachusetts records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC708
Abstract Records (1905-1966) of the Gardner, Massachusetts Finnish Socialist Chapter Archive consist of chapter minutes and minutes of the chapter's suborganization.
Dates: 1905-1966; 1905-1966

Finnish Workers’ Society Kehitys, Cloquet, Minnesota records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC723
Abstract Records (1911-1939) of the Finnish Workers' Society "Kehitys" (Cloquet, Minn.) Archive consist of financial records; minutes; membership lists; and play scripts.
Dates: 1911-1939

Onni Kaartinen papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC1152
Abstract Papers of Onni Kaartinen consist of his personal copy of a play script of Ajan Laulu (Song of the Ages), a Finnish American proletarian musical written by Aku Paivio (music by Frank Lindros).
Dates: 1940

Pentti Raunio papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2230
Abstract Papers (1938) of Pentti Raunio consists of a handwritten manuscript of his unpublished novel, ISA. Raunio came to the United States in the late 1930s at the invitation of the Finnish Workers Federation to direct drama and theatre courses in various Finnish communities.
Dates: 1938

Saima Workers’ Society (Fitchburg, Massachusetts) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2344
Abstract Records (1914-1964) of the Saima Workers' Society (Fitchburg, Minn.) include proceedings; board of directors minutes (1916-1918); correspondence; economic committee reports; and property inventories (1919).
Dates: 1914-1964

Tyomies Society (Superior, Wisconsin) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC2635
Abstract Records (1903-1970) of the Tyomies Society Kustannus Yhtio (Superior, Wisconsin) include on microfilm minutes of the Board of Directors (1904-1928); and minutes of the Executive Committee (1920-1930). Also included are unpublished proletarian plays and sheet music from the Tyomies lending library and personal papers of Andrew Roine of Angora, Minnesota. Additionally, the collection contains a large set of photographs. The Tyomies Society was a radical Finnish-American publishing company which...
Dates: 1903-1970