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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.
The collection contains correspondence, articles and official publications by U.S. Congress, the Charter 77 Movement (in Czech), and other institutions and organizations. The materials cover the Charter 77 movement from its beginning to its end in the middle of the 1980s.
The collection consists of a list of participants, speeches, and papers from the Czech Immigrant Symposium held at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1992.
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 Fanderlik's records, including extensive correspondence, documents, photographs, essays and books. All the papers are related to the Scout Movement.
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 personal papers of Henry J. John including correspondence, translations, publications, biographical materials and photographs. The majority of the collection relates to John's medical career and his interest in literature and graphic arts.
The collection consists of the papers of Josef Falta, including correspondence, diaries and appointment books, manuscripts and radio commentaries. The majority of the collection consists of scripts of radio commentaries broadcast at WEDC in Chicago between 1941 and 1973.
The collection consists of the personal papers of Joseph Josten and includes correspondence, photographs, various subject files, news clippings, and newspapers. The materials relate mainly to Josten's work as a journalist during and after World War II.
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.
The majority of the records are those collected by Miloslav Rechcígl as a founder and president of the SVU. There are copies of SVU newsletters, and publications. Additional SVU records include bylaws, administration files, board minutes, correspondence, membership and biographical directories, and publications associated with the World Congress events.
A collection of Czech manuscripts by M.J. Brouček.
This collection contains mimeographs published during 1951-1955 that relate to Czechoslovakia. They are mostly in English and some in the Czech language.
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.
The collection consists of Zenkl's papers and includes correspondence, published and unpublished writings, and biographical information. Of particular interest are a memorandum signed by various Eastern European political exiles and Zenkl's unpublished memoirs.
The collection consists of Kopecky's personal papers and includes biographical materials, correspondence, writings, subject files, and some newspaper clippings. The materials mainly relate to Kopecky's work as a political journalist after World War II. Almost all of the materials in the collection are in Czech. English translations are provided in quotations wherever possible.
The collection consists of extensive correspondence and newspaper clippings.
- Czech Heritage Collection 12
- Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government 11
- Czech Americans 9
- Czechoslovak-Americans 8
- Photographs 7
- Czechs -- Nebraska 4
- Immigrants 4
- Czechoslovak-Americans -- Archives 3
- Immigrants -- United States 3
- Communism 2
- Czechoslovakia -- History -- Intervention, 1968 2
- Czechs -- Foreign countries -- Correspondence 2
- Zenkl, Petr, 1884-1975 2
- Anti-communist movements 1
- Art collectors -- United States -- Archives 1
- Book collectors -- United States 1
- Catholic Church -- Nebraska -- Clergy -- Archives 1
- Catholic Church -- Sermons 1
- Czechoslovak Scout Movement--History 1
- Czechs -- Great Britain 1 + ∧ less
- English 24
- German 4
- French 3
- Slovak 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Beneš, Vojta, 1878-1951 2
- Brouček, M.J. 1
- Czech Heritage Foundation (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) (1976-) 1
- Czech Immigrant Symposium 1
- Czechoslovak National Council of America 1
- Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences 1
- Falta, Josef, 1895-1973 1
- Fanderik, Velen, 1907-1985 1
- Horak, Barbara, 1874-1974 1
- Jarosova, Emma, 1911-2008 1
- John, Henry J., 1885-1971 1
- Josten, Josef, 1913-1985 1
- Kacer, Adolph 1
- Kopecky, Rudolf 1
- Kratochvil, Adolph J. 1
- Krhounek, Josef, 1881- 1
- Laichter, Jan 1
- Laichter, Josef 1
- Martinek, Josef 1
- Masaryk, T. G. (Tomás Garrigue), 1850-1937 1 + ∧ less