University of Minnesota

Kostiuk, Oleksandra, Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Kostiuk, Oleksandra F., 1899-1985.
Dates: 1948-1982
Abstract: Papers of Oleksandra F. Kostiuk (ca. 1948-1982) consist of personal and general corresondence, literary works, flyers, newspaper clippings and other materials pertaining to the Ukrainian Literary Arts Club of Minnesota, the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America, Minnesota Branch, the Shvechenko Jubilee Committee, Ukrainian Gold Cross, Ukrainian Peasant Organization, Ukrainian Chorus Dnipro, and Ukrainian Saturday School of St. George's Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Minneapolis, Minnesota).
Quantity: 6 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in Ukrainian; some items in English.
Collection ID: IHRC1266

HISTORICAL SKETCH

An educator, author, and chemical engineer, Oleksandra F. Kostiuk (1899-1985) was born and educated in Ukraine. She taught in a displaced persons camp in Germany and came to the United States following World War II. She settled in Minneapolis, Minn., where she was active professionally and in many Ukrainian American organizations, including the Ukrainian Orthodox Church. She was editor and co-editor of the musical quarterly Visti (The Herald) which later became Muzychni Visti.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Kostiuk, Oleksandra collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Kostiuk, Oleksandra collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Kostiuk, Oleksandra Papers, Ukrainian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Ukrainian Americans--Minnesota--Societies, etc.
Choral societies--Minnesota.

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