Lepp-Utusete Maarda (nee Lepp, Marta Sophia), Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1926-1937
Abstract: Manuscripts, plays and song sheets
Quantity: 3 ln in
Language: Estonian
Collection ID: IHRC3619

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

12.11.1883 - 11.11.1940 Tartu, Estonia Born in Vardi, Viljandimaa, Estonia. Husband: Kustas Utuste (married in 1913 as Kirschbaum, since 1923 Utuste). Writer, pedagogue, one of the leaders of the Taara-religion movement in Estonia


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into three foldres: 1. "Kummituste õhtu" - play (typewriting) and music sheets (handwritten), letter about posting the music sheets 2. "Vabariigi aastapäeva pühitsemise kava" (typewriting with handwritten notes) "Tähtpäevade laulude ja kõneluste sõnad" (typewriting with handwritten notes) "Valgootepäeva (28. november) pühitsemise kava" (typewriting with handwritten notes, 16 p) "Skandaal. Näitekatkend läinud sajandi pöördelt" (typewriting, 23 p) 3. Prints: "T. Vettiku 13 segakoori laulu" (with notes and autograph by M. Lepp-Utuste) "Koorilaulud I" by E. Võrk (with notes by M. Lepp-Utuste) "Kosjamäng" by M. Lepp-Utuste, 1937 Materials in this collection transfered from personal collection of Zimmerman, Alice, 07.11.1990


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Lepp-Utusete Maarda (nee Lepp, Marta Sophia) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Lepp-Utusete Maarda (nee Lepp, Marta Sophia) 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 Lepp-Utusete Maarda (nee Lepp, Marta Sophia) Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Personal collection in the Estonian Literary Museum: f 255; Personal collection of Kustas Utuste in the National Archives of Estonia: ERA.828; Collection of Taara-religion movement in the Estonian History Museum: f 316