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.
15.02.1880 - 11.02.1975 NJ, USA Born in Rõngu, Estonia. Husband: Peeter Muna (1964 - 1934); daughter: Hildegard Muna (28.06.1900- n.a.). Owned a small manor that was sold in 1938 when Pauline moved to Tartu. Emigrated to Germany in 1944 and to the U.S. In 1951
Collection is organized into two folders: 1. Family chronicle, memoires by Pauline Muna, 1959 (in Estonian) 2. Chronicle of the Muna family by Eha Kigaste, 1973
The Muna, Pauline (ne Sööt) collection is available for public research.
The Muna, Pauline (ne Sööt) collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.
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The Muna, Pauline (ne Sööt) Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota