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Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, Records

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company (Fitchburg, Mass.).
Dates: 1896-1899
Abstract: Records (1896-1899) of the Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company (Fitchburg, Mass.) consist of proceedings of the board of directors and monthly meetings of the newspaper staff. Minutes also document the formation of Finska Amerikanaren (now the Norden).
Quantity: 1 microfilm reel.
Language: In Finnish.
Collection ID: IHRC983

HISTORICAL SKETCH

During its formation, the publishing company of the Finnish American newspaper Idan Uutiset was referred to in its minutes as both the National Publishing Company and the Finnish Newspaper Company. In 1897, it became known as the Idan Uutiset Publishing Company. The Swede-Finn newspaper Finska Amerikanaren (now the Norden) was formed at about the same time to serve Swedish speaking Finns.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company, Fitchburg, Massachusetts collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company, Fitchburg, Massachusetts collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Idan Uutiset (Eastern News) Publishing Company, Fitchburg, Massachusetts Records, Finnish American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Finnish American newspapers.
Finnish American press.

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