University of Minnesota

Wolkovich Valkavicius, William, Rev., Papers

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Wolkovich, William
Dates: ca. 1970-2000
Abstract: Published and unpublished materials and resource files dealing mainly with religion and ethnicity, predominantly pertaininig to the Lithuanian and Lithuanian American cultural heritage. Included are manuscripts and typecripts of W. Wolkovich' articles, newspaper clippings, research notes and resource files on various immigrant groups in the United States.
Quantity: 2 lin.ft.
Language: English, Lithuanian
Collection ID: IHRC2849

PROVENANCE

Collection acquired from Fr. William Wolkovich-Valkavicius of Norwood, Massachusetts in 2002-2004.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Rev. William Wolkovich (b. 1929) served as pastor of the St. George Roman Catholic parish in Norwood, MA, before he retired to Marlboro, MA, in 2004. Author of a number of published works dealing primarily with Lithuanian Americans but with other ethnic groups as well. In March 2004, Fr. Wolkovich received an honorary doctorate from the Vytautas Magnus University in Kaunas, Lithuania.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Wolkovich Valkavicius, William, Rev. collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Wolkovich Valkavicius, William, Rev. collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Wolkovich Valkavicius, William, Rev. Papers, Lithuanian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Lithuanian
Religious life

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