University of Minnesota

Kuropas, Stephen, Papers

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Kuropas, Stepan, 1900-
Dates: 1940-1989
Abstract: Papers (1940- ) of Stephen Kuropas (1900- ) include correspondence, and programs for Ukrainian American cultural events. Also included are materials pertaining to his travels in Ukraine and Poland and to the Shevchenko Freedom Award.
Quantity: 3 linear ft.
Language: In Ukrainian and English.
Collection ID: IHRC1305

HISTORICAL SKETCH

A realtor and activist in Ukrainian American affairs, Stephen Kuropas (1900- ) was born in Peremysl, Ukraine, and came to the United States ca. 1929 after serving in various military units during World War II and after. He settled in Chicago, Illinois. Kuropas maintained membership in numerous Ukrainian American organizations including the Ukrainian National Association. He was a regular contributor to Svoboda, editor of Samostiina Ukraina, and a contributor to Ukraintsi u Vilnomu Sviti, J. C.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


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CITE AS

The Kuropas, Stephen Papers, Ukrainian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Awards and Prizes.
Ukrainian Americans--Social life and customs.

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