Härm (Harm), Oskar and Hilda Elise, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1920-1985
Abstract: Collection of personal materials, correspondence between family members and friends
Quantity: 1 ln ft
Language: Estonian, English, German, Finnish
Collection ID: IHRC3749

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

Härm, Oskar 1883 - 1985 Born in Estonia. Wife: Hilda Elise Härm; brother: August Härm; sons: Heino Härm and Endel Härm (artist - illustrator, painter). Härm, Hilda Elise 1897 - 1883 Born in Estonia


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into eight folders: 1. Correspondence with Endel Härm and his family (1955-1967) 2. Same (1968-1974) 3. Same (1975-1980) 4. Same (1981-1984) 5. Correspondence with August Härm from Estonia, other relatives and friends (1948-1984) 6. Collected materials about the family Härm 1941-1984: Personal documents (also originals), correspondence, certificates, membership cards, writings about family members, chronicle 1947-1984, Hilda Härm's last will, family tree 7. Collected materials about the family Härm 1920-1981: Copies from printed media, biographical descriptions, drawings, letters to Hilda Härm from Estonia, clippings, prints 8. Funeral service sheets


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Härm (Harm), Oskar ja Hilda Elise collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Härm (Harm), Oskar ja Hilda Elise 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 Härm (Harm), Oskar ja Hilda Elise Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota