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The collection includes a memory book of Adolph Josef Kratochuil maintained by him after his arrival to the United States from Pisek, Bohemia in 1883. The text is in Czech.
Czechoslovak National Council of America, Records contains press releases and news flashes from Czechoslovakia under Nazi domination, American Czechoslovakia, and other sources from 1939-1984.
The collection consists of correspondence with the publisher and few short stories. Letter to editor Vaculik who was responsible for the lay-out of the book written by Emma Jarosova called Memoirs of "South Bohemian Farmerman and Farmerwomen" ("Vzpominky jihoceskeho sedlaka a selky"), along with excerpts from this book. Included is a short story called "Curse of personnel expert opinion" ("Kletba kadroveho posudku") about the communist period. In Czech.
The collection consists of photocopies of documents including the military passport, work book, birth certificate, school release certificate, and home certificate of Czech immigrant Josef Krhounek to the United States circa 1905. Also included are photocopied travel documents for Franz Krefei to travel from Bohemia to the U.S., 1879. Anna Stechova's birth certificate, marriage certificate of Jakub Vaniata and Anna Stechova. Documents in English, Czech and German.
The collection consists of the papers of Josef Martinek, including correspondence, manuscripts, publications, newspaper clippings, photographs, and audiocassettes. The materials relate to his career as an author and journalist.
Ladislav Prudek, Papers includes "Olympic highlights," in English, showing great moments in the 1976 summer and winter Olympics, a newspaper article "The New Homeland" from February 14, 1980, different newspaper excerpts related to sports; a bulletin from the 10th convention of the Association of free Czechoslovak sportsmen, and a paper about the history of Czechoslovak sportsmen abroad. In Czech and English.
A collection of Czech manuscripts by M.J. Brouček.
Zajicek's papers are comprised of correspondence, essays, and publications of the Catalog of Peace Efforts and other organizations in which Zajicek was active. Also included are poems by Zajicek. Topics include peace movements, civil rights organizations, alternative theoretical models of a good society, threats to democracy, defense against fascism, and correspondence with Erich Fromm.
The collection consists of memoirs written by Oskar Pejsa. Pejsa's memoir, divided into four chapters on service in Austrian-Hungarian military, service in Czechoslovak military until German occupation, activities in home resistance until his emigration in 1948, and comparison of Czech colonels in Austrian-Hungarian army with legionnaires. In Czech.
- Czech Americans 8
- Czechoslovak-Americans 6
- Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government 4
- Immigrants 4
- Czechs -- Nebraska 3
- Immigrants -- United States 3
- Photographs 3
- Communism 1
- Funeral sermons 1
- Olympics 1
- Peace movements 1
- Sports 1
- manuscripts (document genre) 1
- postcards 1 ∧ less
- English 9
- German 1
- Brouček, M.J. 1
- Czech Heritage Foundation (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) (1976-) 1
- Czechoslovak National Council of America 1
- Horak, Barbara, 1874-1974 1
- Jarosova, Emma, 1911-2008 1