University of Minnesota

Janda, Victoria, Papers

Finding Aid

IHRC Archives

Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Janda, Victoria
Dates: 1934-1961
Abstract: Papers consist of correspondence, literary manuscripts, typescripts of memoirs, speeches, stories, poems, and Polish legends for young people, pencil drawings, collected articles about Poland, and photographs.
Quantity: 5 linear in.
Language: English, Polish
Collection ID: IHRC1114

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

An author and social worker, Victoria Janda [Mrs. Frederick] ( -1961) published three books of poetry, served as president of the Polanie Club, Inc., Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, and was first executive secretary of the International Institute of St. Paul, Minnesota. Her books include Singing Furrows (1953), Star Hunger (1942), and Walls of Space (1945). She was a member of many organizations, including the Minneapolis (Minnesota) Poetry Society, the League of Minnesota Poets, and was recipient of many literary and civic honors.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Janda, Victoria collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Janda, Victoria collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Janda, Victoria Papers, Polish American Collection, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Polish
Poetry
Education
Women
Artists

 


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