Maas, Selve (ne Raudkivi), Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1949-1996
Abstract: Author, collection consists of various newspaper and other publications pertaining to Estonia 1949-1998 or Selve Maas
Quantity: 2.5 lin.in.
Language: Estonian, English, Finnish
Collection ID: IHRC607

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

23.06.1923-13.11.1997 Baltimore, Maryland, USA Born in Rakvere, Estonia. Emigrated to Germany and from there to the USA. Worked as a librarian at the Library of Congress 1960-1995


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into five folders: 1. Estonian Lore by Selve Maas (extract from "The World and I", July 1987, pp 505-515), newspaper clipping with biographical data, exlibris 2. Newspaper clippings about Estonia and Estonians 1955, 1990s 3. Same 1995-1996 4. Collected materials about Estonia and Estonians: Magazines, presentations, copies etc. 5. Miscellaneous: Membership card of Orto publishing, pamphlets, invitations, prints of Estonian diaspora.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Maas, Selve (ne Raudkivi) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Maas, Selve (ne Raudkivi) 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 Maas, Selve (ne Raudkivi) Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota