University of Minnesota

Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Records

Finding Aid

IHRC Archives

Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota
Dates: 1920s-2014
Abstract: Organizational records are comprised of constitution and by-laws, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence, photographs and other materials documenting 80 years of existence of the Minneapolis Polish American women's club.
Quantity: ca. 37 linear ft.
Language: English, Polish
Collection ID: IHRC2161

PROVENANCE/PROCESSING

Collection acquired from the Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota (Marta Swica) in 1998 and 2015. Collection is currently being processed. Expected to be available for research in late 2015.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The Polanie Club of Minneapolis was founded in 1927 bya group of Polish American women in Northeast Minneapolis. It organized cultural and educational events, awarded scholarships and promote Polish language and culture. In the 1940s, the Club began its publishing activities which over time grew into a successful business. The Club closed down its operations in 2014.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

Collection is currently being processed. Expected to be open for research in late 2015.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota 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 Polanie Club of Minneapolis, Minnesota Records, Polish American Collection, IHRC Archives, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Polish
Women
Social life and customs
Education
Community life

 


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