University of Minnesota

Kukuruza, Pawlo, Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Kukuruza, Pawlo, 1896-1978.
Dates: 1946-1967
Abstract: Papers of publisher and editor Pawlo Kukuruza include correspondence with the UNCHR Indemnification Fund, UUARC, Inc., doctors and lawyers, and various Ukrainian Americans regarding publications; newspaper clippings; photocopies of journals he edited and published; biographical materials; a bibliography of sub-Carpathian literature; publications about bee-keeping, and photographs.
Quantity: 1 linear ft.
Language: In Ukrainian, English, German, and Czech.
Collection ID: IHRC1292

HISTORICAL SKETCH

A publisher and editor, Pawlo Kukuruza (1896-1978) was born in Nova Ushchytsia, Ukraine and came to the United States in 1949 after living in Prague and Slovakia. Kukuruza had also lived in Uzhhorod where he organized the Pchilka Publishing house, which published monographs, the youth journal Pchilka, the montly Pidkarpatske pscholiarstvo and a series of children's books. He also edited almanacs of the Prosvita society and various textbooks. He was imprisoned in Hungary (1939) and in Germany (1941-1942). From 1945 to 1949, he organized the publishing activities of the Ukrainian Technicaland Husbandry Institute in Munich.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Kukuruza, Pawlo collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Kukuruza, Pawlo collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Kukuruza, Pawlo Papers, Ukrainian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Ukrainian American publishers and publishing.
Bee culture.
Ukrainian literature.
Ukrainian-American periodicals.

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