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Folk art

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Baltimore Eesti Maja (Baltimore Estonian House) records

Identifier: IHRC3072

Minutes, annual reports, correspondence (all mostly copies) and albums about organizing the Estonian festivals.

Dates: 1968-1999

Eesti Kooli Fond (Estonian School Fund) records

Identifier: IHRC3057

Correspondence, minutes, accounting reports.

Dates: 1970-2000

Esto Festival 1980 records

Identifier: IHRC3237

ESTO 1980 took place on July 6-13, 1980 in Stockholm, Sweden. The 3rd National Congress (July 8-9,1980) and the 3rd Women´s Congress (July 9, 1980) were also held as part of the festival.

Dates: 1978-1981

John Gera papers

Identifier: IHRC768
Abstract John Gera was a Twin Cities resident of Carpatho-Rusyn descent. He was a member of the Rusin Association of Minnesota and active in the local Greek Catholic/Byzantine Catholic community. The collection contains John Gera’s personal notes and scrapbooks pertaining to the Carpatho-Rusyn language, Rusin Association of Minnesota activities, and Carpatho-Rusyn history. The collection also contains material pertaining to Byzantine Catholics in the United States, including 7 VHS tapes of religious...
Dates: 1970-2000

Kalamazoo Latvian Youth Group (Kalamazoo Latviesu Jauniesu Kopa) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1159
Abstract Papers (1953-1981) consist of 6 albums with photos, newspaper clippings, invitation cards to Kalamazoo Latvian Youth Group organized events, box of photos, newspapers, copies of newspapers, magazines, books, anti-Soviet propaganda sheets/brochures, research, reports, member lists, questionnaires, financial records, correspondence, printed materials.Papers mostly contain information about Kalamazoo Latvian Youth Group activiites during the late 1950s, beginning of 1960s, and the...
Dates: 1953-1981

Marsha Penti papers

 Collection — Box Oversize 1
Identifier: IHRC2954

Field notes, interviews, and related materials compiled by Marsha Penti in preparation of her PhD dissertation, The Role of Ethnic Folklore Among American Returnees (Indiana University Press, 1983).

Dates: 1970-1983

New Yorgi Eesti Segakoor (New York Estonian Choir) records

Identifier: IHRC3207

Songbooks, programs, letters.

Dates: 1961-2000

Oksana Voronin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2806

Papers of Oksana Voronin (Wikul) (1921-2001) consist of correspondence, typescript articles, newspaper clippings, flyers, programs and photographs pertaining to Ukrainian dancers and dance groups in the United States and Canada.

Dates: 1962-1990

Slovak National Day (Chicago, Illinois) records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2431

Collection consists of festival brochures commemorating the Slovak Day Festivals held in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago.

Dates: 1930-1979

Vytautas F. Beliajus papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC304

Event programs; brochures containing sheet music (folk songs) and descriptions of dances; a copy of an article by Constance Fisher about the "Institute on Judaism" which took place in Mount Zion Temple in St. Paul, Minnesota on November 17, 1947; three circular letters written by Vytautas Finadar Zereni-Beliajus in Fairhope, Alabama in 1943-1944.. Also included are photographs of Vytautas Finadar Beliajus.

Dates: 1940-1951