Nurmet, Harry, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1947-2002
Abstract: H. Nurmet, (b. 4-25-09, Tallinn) Residing in Oregon, Ill. 1950 - present. Artist in watercolor, oils monotypes and acrylics. Founder of Oregon, Ill. Eagles Nest art group. Husband to Linda Nurmet Box 2 Articles in Est. and English - artistic cancer of Nurmet, His biography, Nurmet Magazine cover samples. Autobiographic Essay. Photos of art work. Prolific artists in many media - retrospective of shows for over 52 in USA both linda and Harry worked as commercial artists in US Ethnic festivals, themes, liturgical, etc. wife-linda - well known for banners and posters Box 1 extensive correspondence with otto Kiesel; clippings and various correspondence. Bulletins and other memorabilia of immigration. (box 3) Hamv Nurmet pamphlets diploma Vaba eestabe newspaper article "Kaleidoscope" 2002 art exhib '85 Portland
Quantity: 1.8 ln ft
Collection ID: IHRC3504

PROVENANCE

Collection acquired from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A., Lakewood, New Jersey, in 2003-2005.

HISTORICAL SKETCH


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Nurmet, Harry collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Nurmet, Harry collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regrading the copyright, please contact the IHRC.

CITE AS

The Nurmet, Harry Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota