University of Minnesota

Loya, Heimo, Papers

Finding Aid


IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1891-1989
Abstract: Papers of Heimo A. Loya consist of sheet music for piano, violin and cello, and choral and vocal music. The music is composed by composers such as Jean Sibelius, Toivo Kuula, Oskar Merikanto, Selim Palmgren, and Leevi Madetoja.
Quantity: 3 linear in.
Language: English and Finnish
Collection ID: IHRC1396

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Heimo (Hal) A. Loya (1909-1989) was born in Rock Springs, Wyoming. During his youth he studied the violin. In 1936 Loya joined Monmouth College of Monmouth, Illinois as a music instructor, eventually becoming chairman of the music department, a position he served in for more than 20 years.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Loya, Heimo collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Loya, Heimo collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Loya, Heimo Papers, Finnish American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Loya, Heimo (Hal) A., 1909-1989
Finnish Americans--Wyoming--Rock Springs
Finnish Americans--Illinois--Monmouth
Violin and piano music
Instrumental music

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