|Creator:||Hokky, Karoly, 1883-1970.|
|Abstract:||Papers (1954-1970) of Karoly Hokky (1888-197?), a Hungarian American educator, include correspondence, especially with Maria Ugron Podhorszky; papers; and writings. Hokky served in both the Czechoslovak and Hungarian parliaments as a representative from the Carpatho-Ruthenian area before his escape following World War II.|
|Quantity:||1 linear ft.|
|Language:||In Hungarian and English.|
An educator and politician, Karoly Hokky (1888-1970) was born in Abaujszepesi, Hungary and educated at the universities of Budapest and Kolozsvár. Hokky taught school; served in the military during World War II; organized the Christian Social Party in Carpathian Ruthenia and served in the parliaments of Hungary and Czechoslovakia. Following World War II, he came to the United States as a refugee.
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The Hokky, Karoly Papers, Hungarian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
|World War, 1939-1945--Refugees--Hungary.|
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