University of Minnesota

Paloheimo, Yrjo A. and Leonora, Papers

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IHRC


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

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1945-1986
Abstract: Papers contain correspondence, reports, news clippings, and press releases relating to his consular activities; also minutes, annual reports, news releases, and newsletter drafts relating to the founding and early years of the Finlandia Foundation. Papers also reflect philanthropic projects of the Paloheimos, their participation in social and organizational activities in Southern California, and personal records and correspondence with family members in the United States and Finland.
Quantity: ca. 12,5 linear ft.
Language: English and Finnish
Collection ID: IHRC2027

HISTORICAL SKETCH

Yrjo A. Paloheimo (1899-1986) was founder of the Finlandia Foundation and Consul of Finland for Southern California, Arizona, and New Mexico.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Paloheimo, Yrjo A. and Leonora collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Paloheimo, Yrjo A. and Leonora collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Paloheimo, Yrjo A. and Leonora Papers, Finnish American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Paloheimo, Yrjo A. 1889-1986
Paloheimo, Leonora T. (Curtin)
Finland--Consulate (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Finland--Embassy (United States)
Finlandia Foundation

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