|Creator:||Roucek, Joseph Slabey, 1902-|
|Abstract:||Papers (1931-1984) of Joseph S. Roucek (1902-1984) contain clippings; correspondence; photographs and photograph albums; scrapbooks; articles and manuscripts. Materials pertain mainly to religion, Delta Tau Kappa, ethnic and minority groups, immigration, human rights, the race question, and education.|
|Quantity:||88.5 linear ft.|
Joseph S. Roucek (1902-1984) was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He came to the United States in 1921 and studied at Occidental College in Los Angeles, Calif., supporting himself with work as a concert pianist, lecturer, and silent movie actor. Roucek later received his Ph.D. from New York University and taught sociology at various American, Canadian and European colleges and universities.He was the author of numerous books and articles, and founder of Delta Tau Kappa, an international social science honorary society.
The Roucek, Joseph Slabey collection is available for public research.
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The Roucek, Joseph Slabey Papers, Czech/Bohemian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
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