Zirk, Albert, Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1966-1992
Abstract: Public figure. Correspondence, official documents, clippings, memorabilia
Quantity: 3 ln in
Language: Estonian, English, Russian
Collection ID: IHRC3642

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

09.12.1916 - n.a. Born in Tartu, Estonia. Emigrated to England in 1944. Secretary of the Estonian Heritage Society in Great Britain; delegate of Great Britain to Estonian Congress 1990


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection is organized into three folders: 1. Estonian Congress 11.-12.03.1990, 25.-26.03.1990: Correspondence about Congress, copies from official documents, invitations, clippings about Congress, printed statute, bylaws, memorabilia, etc. 2. Selling the building of the Estonian Embassy in London 1990-1992: Correspondence, copies from Land Registry, overviews about Embassy building by A. Zirk, March 1992 3. Newspaper clippings and copies about the building of the Estonian Embassy in London 1966-1992


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Zirk, Albert collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Zirk, Albert 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 Zirk, Albert Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota