University of Minnesota

Jarvenpa, Aili, Papers

Finding Aid

IHRC Archives

Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Jarvenpa, Aili
Dates: ca. 1940-1990s
Abstract: Jarvenpa's papers include, among a variety of other documents, manuscript drafts of her translations, correspondence, articles, notes on Finnish Americana, and her journals. In the words of IHRC Curator Joel Wurl, the collection constitutes "an extraordinary documentary legacy of an especially gifted individual."
Quantity: 8 linear ft.
Language: English, Finnish
Collection ID: IHRC1122

PROVENANCE

Collection acquired from Aili Jarvenpa of Minneapolis in 2002. Preliminary processing by Johanna Leinonen in 2004.

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Aili Jarvenpa (1918-2002) was a Minnesota Finnish American poet and translator.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Jarvenpa, Aili collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRC Archives.


CITE AS

The Jarvenpa, Aili Papers, Finnish American Collection, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Finnish
Poetry
Artists

 


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