Seliaru, Oskar, Papers

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

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Abstract: actor since 1924, choreographer, theater and youth, marionette theater, German DP camp Augsburg Haunstetten later geislingen - started organizing theater performance in DP camps with help from YMCA, performed 280 times 1st in Rakvere Kasitooliste Seltsi and Karskuselts; actors group later - Johvi, Kunda, Vasu; after 1944 in Germany; 1950 in USA NY-Estonian Assoc. - very active in theater also oran. children's He became a cook in USA "to pay the rent" and puppet theater mai kai Seliaru - wife?
Quantity: 3 ln ft
Collection ID: IHRC3820

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

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The Seliaru, Oskar Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota