Hurt, Jakob and Max, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1904-1977
Abstract: Folklorist, Linguist, Clergy, Teacher, Folk Literature Collector, Journalist, Fraternity "Livonia". Newspaper clippings, Pamphlets, List of Books and Materials Donated to Est. Archives. Max was son of Jakob Hurt
Quantity: 1 oversize
Language: Estonian, English, German
Collection ID: IHRC3738

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 Tallin, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Jakob Hurt 22.07.1839 - 13.01.1907 St. Petersburg, Russia Born in Põlvamaa, Estonia. Folklorist, linguist. Max Hurt 1871 - 1938 Born in Tartu, Estonia. Son of Jakob Hurt.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection consists of newspaper clippings, articles and prints about and by Jakob Hurt, 11 ribbons from death wreaths, child's shoes, list of books donated to EAU from Maria Waite in 1977


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Hurt, Jakob ja Max collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Hurt, Jakob ja Max collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Hurt, Jakob ja Max Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Collection of J. Hurt in Estonian Literary Museum: F43, RKM F45. Personal collection of J. Jakob in Estonian National Museum: F44.