Nomman, Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen), Papers

Finding Aid

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IHRC Archives

Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Abstract: Biographical information about Reinhold & Aino Nomman, active members of New York and New Jersey Estonian society. Three folders contain orbituaries, minutes of the board meetings at Estonian Archives in Lakewood. Biograafiline informatsioon Reinhold ja Aino Nomman kohta, aktiivsed New Yorgi ja New Jersey eestlaskonnas. Kolm kausta sisaldavad eluloo kirjeldust, leinalehti, Eesti Arhiivi juhatuse koosolekute protokolle.
Quantity: 2.5 linear in.
Language: Estonian, English
Collection ID: IHRC3842

PROVENANCE

Collection acquired from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A., Lakewood, New Jersey, in 2003-2005. It was processed by Ave Maria Blithe in Ocotber 2013.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Reinhold Nomman was born in St.Petersburg, Russia on August 1912, died on January 17. 1999 in Lakewood, New Jersey. He was active member of the Estonian Archives in the USA, particularly with the photo collaction, and served as a board member and treasurer. A member of Estonain Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of Holy Spirit in Lakewood, New Jersey. Aino Nomman (born Klaassen) was born 1911 in Parnu, Estonia but their family moved to Ukraine due to her father's job. Arrived back in Estonia in 1918. Aino enrolled in University of Tartu in 1929, graduating with a four year degree (exhilerated inot 3 yrs) with a degree in finance. !korp Filiae Patriae member (a sorority). Escaped WWII via Austria, settling in the New York area in the USA. Enrolled in dental hygenist course and worked at a dentist office. !Korp Filiae Patriae vicepresident from 1968-1971. Reinhold and Aino purchased " a country house" and moved to The "Flower Village" section of Lakewood, New Jersey for theor retirement, becoming active members of the Estonian Archives, the private photo collections of local Estonians becoming their particular project.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ORGANIZATION OF MATERIALS

Folder No. 1 Biographical notes, orbituaries, photo

Folder No. 2 Minutes of the board meetings at Estonian Archives, balance sheets, internal audits.

Folder No. 3 Register of private photo collections housed at the Estonian Archives in Lakewood


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Nomman, Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Nomman, Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen) collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Nomman, Reinhold (aka Holst) and Aino (born Klaassen) Papers, Estonian American Collection, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Estonian Archives in the USA Korp Filiae Patriae Estonian House of Lakewood, New Jersey Estonain Evangelical Lutheran Congregation of Holy Spirit in Lakewood, New Jersey


Index Terms

Estonian
Exile
Estonian Archives in the USA