Ant, Elmar, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1900-1976
Abstract: Personal papers, certificates, includes personal photo album and various group photos.
Quantity: 5 linear in.
Language: Estonian, Russian, German, English
Collection ID: IHRC594

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


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into two folders:

1. Personal documents: CV, passports, identity cards, biografical documents, business documents, certificates, passanger list (to USA), greeting cards, nine personal photos (about 1920 to 1970), nine photos about Estonian Students Society (EÜS, 1960s), last will and testament, insurance policies, bylaws of Estonian Students Society, list of classmates with notes, different printed lists of student societies, newspaper clippings about Rudolf Tobias, prints (Estonian ballet troup in Geislingen), etc.

2. Photograph album with list of photos (96 photos from 1910 - 1940)


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Ant, Elmar collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Ant, Elmar 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 Ant, Elmar Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota