Aun-Raup, Elise-Rosalie, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1915-1993
Abstract: Correspondence, memoirs, newspaper clippings, obituary, genealogy, diary.
Quantity: 3 linear in.
Language: Estonian
Collection ID: IHRC3671

PROVENANCE

Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU) in 2003-2005. It was processed as part of a collaborative project between the Estonian Archives in the USA (Lakewood, NJ), the National Archives of Estonia (NAE), and the IHRC in March 2009. Gristel Ramler and Birgit Nurme of the National Archives in Tallinn, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

15.06.1863 - 02.06.1932 Tallinn, Estonia Born in Kanepi, Estonia. Husband: Friedrich (Vidrik) Raup (1859-1942, married in 1903); six children: Maria, Hanna, Emilie, Elise, Aleksander, Karl (Karl, Maria, Hanna emigrated to U.S. and Canada). Father: Peeter Aun (1824-1889). Poetess, journalist (of magazine Linda from 1890, one of the first Estonian female journalists). 1882 graduated primary school in Räpina-Lokuta. Lived also in Tartu, Riga (Latvia), Kronstadt (Russia), Simbirski (Russia) on different periods.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into six folders:

1. Handwritten memoires from E. Aun-Raup and F. Raup (originals, 1915-1933), copy of the same in typewriting

2. Copies and transcriptions of E. Aun-Raup's poems

3. Newspaper clippings, copies of articles about E. Aun-Raup and her family, manuscript of an article by L. Trett

4. Correspondence between E. Aun-Raup and her daughters

5. Correspondence from Paul Lehestik to Maria and Hanna Raup 1989-1990 (copies)

6. Music sheets by Peeter Aun (copies) 14 photos and five books of verses from this collection housed in Lakewood. 11.03.2009


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Aun-Raup, Elise-Rosalie collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Aun-Raup, Elise-Rosalie collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRC.

CITE AS

The Aun-Raup, Elise-Rosalie Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Personal collection of Peeter Aun in Estonian Literary Museum: F7