|Abstract:||Collection consists of the Piirto-Vahakorpi Family History, which seems to have grown out of the July 1995 family reunion held in Ishpeming, Michigan. The book includes e.g. personal memories of the family members and illustrations.|
|Quantity:||.5 linear in.|
Donor: Jane Piirto, Ashland, OH.
Herman Piirto and Hedvig Sophie Vahakorpi were both born in 1875 in Finland. They immigrated to the U.S., and were married in Ishpeming, Michigan, in 1900. They had twelve children together, whose lives (and those of their children) are detailed in the book.
The Piirto-Vahakorpi family history collection is available for public research.
The Piirto-Vahakorpi family history collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.
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The Piirto-Vahakorpi family history Papers, Finnish American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
|Piirto, Herman (b. 1875)|
|Vahakorpi, Hedvig Sophie (b. 1875)|
|Finland--Emigration and immigration|
|Emigration and immigration--United States|
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