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Tyshovnytskyi, Omelan Mykhailo, Papers

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Tyshovnyts'kyi, Omelian Mykhailo, 1899-
Dates: 1970-1982
Abstract: Papers (1970-1982) of Omelan Mykhailo Tyshovnytskyi (1899- ) consist of materials pertaining to the cultural activities of the Ukrainian community in Los Angeles, California.
Quantity: 2 linear in.
Language: Mainly in Ukrainian; some English.
Collection ID: IHRC2638

HISTORICAL SKETCH

An engineer, Omelan Mykhailo Tyshovnytskyi (1899- ) was born in Huta Bojaniwska, Poland. He served with the Austrian Army 1917-1918, and in the Ukrainian army from 1918-1920. He was educated in Krakow and worked in Ukraine, Poland, and Germany before coming to the United States after WWII. In the United States, he worked for the Texas State Highway Department, and the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers. Tyshovnytskyi took an active interest in Ukrainian American cultural afairs in the Los Angeles, California, area.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


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CITE AS

The Tyshovnytskyi, Omelan Mykhailo Papers, Ukrainian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Ukrainian Americans--California--Los Angeles.
Civil engineers.

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