University of Minnesota

Interpreter Releases, Records

Finding Aid


IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1955-1983
Abstract: Interpreter Releases began publication in 1923 under the auspices of the Foreign Language and Information Service, which later became the Common Council for American Unity and, eventually, the American Council for Nationalities Services. It contained information on immigration law, quotas, immigrant services, and more, and was provided to social workers, service organizations, and libraries, among others. Recently, the publication was purchased by Federal Publications Inc. and is still being published by that company.
Quantity: 27 linear ft.
Language: In English
Collection ID: IHRC1076

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Records of Interpreter Releases contains correspondence, subject files, and resource materials on a variety of topics (particulary related to U.S. immigration legislation) produced and accumulated by editorial staff of Interpreter Releases. Also includes speeches presented by Maurice Roberts, long term editor of the circular.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Interpreter Releases collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Interpreter Releases collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regrading the copyright, please contact the IHRC.


CITE AS

The Interpreter Releases Records, General/Multiethnic Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Publishers and publishing.
Emigration and immigration law--United States.
Immigrants--Services for--United States.

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