Warma, Aleksander (Varma), Papers

Finding Aid

VITRAGE

IHRC

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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1946-1991
Abstract: Diplomat. Biographical data, obituary, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, speech, articles, publications in Swedish about Baltic Archives in Sweden
Quantity: 3 ln in
Language: Estonian, English, Swedish, German
Collection ID: IHRC3670

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

22.06.1890 - 23.12.1970 Sweden (buried in Metsakalmistu, Tallinn, Estonia) Born in Kõnnu, Harjumaa, Estonia. Diplomat, politician.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Collection organized into eight folders: 1. Clippings of articles by and about A. Varma. 2. Manuscript about Estonia after 1940 and Estonian government in exile, short biography of A. Varma, undated (typewriting) 3. Newsletters of A. Varma's 75. jubileum 4. Manuscript of presentation "Mõtteid riigi identsusest ja kontinuiteedist" by A. Varma 1964 (copy, typewriting) 5. Letter from A. Varma to Johannes Kaiv 29.01.1949 (copy) 6. Brochures by A. Varma (1960, 1962) 7. Directory of A. Varma's personal collection in Baltic Archives in Sweden (2 exemplares) 8. "Kapten Veelma jutustab. Eesti sõdalase mälestusi ja elamusi suurte sündmuste taustal." (Memoirs of Captain Veelma) Compiled by Raimund Piirvee, Ontario, 1991. Copy.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Warma, Aleksander (Varma) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Warma, Aleksander (Varma) 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 Warma, Aleksander (Varma) Papers, Estonian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

RELATED COLLECTIONS

Personal collection in the National Archives of Estonia: ERA.4962 Personal collection in the Baltic Archives in Sweden