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CRA102 -- International Institute of Northwest Indiana Records
  
Calumet Regional Archives

Inventory

8.25 Linear Feet
February 1995


Box Folder Description
1 1 Historical Information, International Institute,
2 Manuscript, Early History Of International Institute, 1920-1930
3 Constitution and By-Laws, International Institute, 1937-1965
4 Brochures, International Institute ca. 1920, n.d.
5 Report, International Institute of Gary, Urban League Studies, 1944-1945, 1950
6 Report, International Institute of Gary, Council of Social Agencies, 1945, 1950
7 Survey, International Institute of Gary, Greenleigh Associates, 1962-1963
8 Profile, International Institute, by Northwest Indiana Research, 1970-1972
9 Institute News, 1931-1941
10-19 Minutes, Board of Directors, 1940-1966


Series: Correspondence
Box Folder Description
1 20-21 Correspondence, Board of Directors, 1937-1948, 1953-1966
22-23 Correspondence, National Office, (1955-1965)
2 1 Correspondence, History Class for Newcomers,1955
2 Correspondence, House Committee, 1962-1965
3 Correspondence, Rev. Lazar Testimonial, 1962-1963
4 Correspondence, Membership, 1936-1961
5 Correspondence, National Association of Social Workers, Northwest Indiana Chapter, 1956-1957
6 Correspondence, Marcella Ostsevich, 1966-1978
7 Correspondence, Presentations by Elizabeth Wilson, 1946-1965
8 Correspondence, Shoe Sizes (American / European), 1947
9 Correspondence, U.S. Steel Corporation, 1947-1955, 1967
10 Correspondence, War Brides, 1946-1948
11 Correspondence, Elizabeth Wilson, 1947-1973
12 Correspondence, General, 1933-1965


Series: Reports
Box Folder Description
2 13 Monthly Report, September-October 1919
14 Monthly Report, July-September 1920
15-30 Monthly Reports, 1921-1936
31 Annual Report, 1921 (Inc. Institute History)
32-43 Annual Reports, 1922-1964
44 Annual Reports, Sent to National Office, 1953-1962
45-62 Various, Annual Meetings, 1939-1965
63 List, Annual Meeting Locations, 1945-1962


Series: Nationality Building Fund Committee
Box Folder Description
2 64 Historical Information, Nationality Building Fund Committee, 1959, 1964-1965
65 Brochure, Proposed Memorial to Immigrants, 1956
66-67 Minutes, Building/Festival Committee, 1956
3 1-5 Minutes, Building / Festival Committee, 1957-1965
6-9 Correspondence, Building Fund Committee, 1956-1958
10 Financial Statements, Festival, 1958
11 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, 1959
12 Correspondence, International Day Banquet with John F. Kennedy, 1960
13 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, Fashion Show, 1960
14 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, Fashion Show, 1961
15 Script, Fashion Review, 1961
16 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, Dinner Dance, 1962
17 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, Dinner Dance, 1963
4 1 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, August 1963-1964
2 Correspondence, Building / Festival Committee, September-October 1964
3 Correspondence and Reports, East Side Library Building Option, 1961, 1963
4 Correspondence, General, Building, 1959-1965
5 Correspondence, Donations for Building, 1959-1963
6 Notes, Plans for Building Fund Drive, 1961
7 Correspondence and Reports, Greek Solicitation for Building, 1961-1965
8 Correspondence, Building Furniture Fund, 1963-1964


Series: Programs
Box Folder Description
4 9 Program / Publicity, Harvest Pageant, 1920
10 Program / Publicity, "Europe in America in Folk Songs and Dances," ca. 1920
11 Invitation, Hard Times Dance, 1921
12 Program / Publicity, Folk Songs and Dance Festival of all Lands, 1927
13 Programs, International Folk Festivals, 1927-1938
14 Program, Stella Cushing Folk Festival,1936
15 Correspondence, Folk Festival, 1937-1938
16 Programs, International Festival, 1956-1957
17 Program, International Day Banquet, 1960
18 Programs, Various Events, International Institute, 1922-1952
19 Programs and Related Material, "I Am An American Day," 1941-1944
20 Programs and Related Materials,"I Am An American Day," 1947
21 Correspondence, Constitution Day / Citizenship Day, 1950-1954
22 Correspondence, Citizenship Day, 1955 (last)
23 Program, Social Security, 1950-1951
24 Reports, Gary I.I. Study Group on Immigration Law, 1953
25 Program Material, Study Group on Immigration Law, 1953


Series: Various
Box Folder Description
4 26 Work Reports, Groups, 1925-1927, 1953
27 Flyer, Tamburitzans, 1982
28 Workbook, Executive of International Institute, ca. 1931
29 Roll Book, English / Citizenship Classes, 1943-1945
30 Personnel Policies, 1962, 1965
31 Resumes, International Institute Staff, n.d.
32 Insurance Policies, 1944-1955
33 News Articles, International Institute, 1920-
34 Reports / Studies, Immigrants in Gary, 1920-1929
35 Statistics, Various, Population in Gary, 1923-1924
36 List, Nationality Organizations, Northwest Indiana, 1967
37 Study, Voting Patterns, Race / Ethnicity, in Gary, 1957
38 Census Data, 1950-1960
39 News Articles, Various Local Ethnic Groups, 1947-1956, n.d.
40 Booklet, International Institute Camp Record (Camp at Miller Beach), 1920


Series: Financial Records
Box Folder Description
5 1 Report, Dues Paid to National Office, 1954-1965
2-10 Monthly Budgets, 1954-1964
11-15 Annual Budgets, 1953-1964
16 Audit Reports, 1944-1955
17 Tax Returns, 1944-1955
18-28 Reports, Community Chest, 1943-1955
29 Various, Gary Community Chest, 1953-1957
30 Correspondence, United Fund, 1954-1965 (inc. descriptions of immigrant experiences)
31-36 Treasurer's Reports, 1945-1951
6 1-4 Treasurer's Reports, 1951-1955


Series: Displaced Persons
Box Folder Description
6 5-6 Displaced Persons-Gary Committee, 1946-1951
7 Displaced Persons-Joint Meeting, Gary Committee and Chamber of Commerce, 1948-1949
8 Displaced Persons-Survey of Cases in Gary, 1947
9 Displaced Persons-Greek Committee, 1960-1961
10 Displaced Persons-German Ethnics, 1951-1952
11 Displaced Persons-German Newcomers Listing, 1952
12 Displaced Persons-Serbian Committee, 1950-1952
13 Displaced Persons-Meeting of Newcomers, 1949
14 Displaced Persons-Newcomers Discussion Group, 1950-1951
15 Displaced Persons-Gary Newspaper Article (never used)
16 Displaced Persons-National / State Programs, 1947-1950
17 Displaced Persons-National / State Programs, 1951-1952
18 Displaced Persons-Illinois Program, 1950
19 Refugees-Lake County Citizens Committee on World Refugee Year, 1959-1962
6 20 Refugees-Report of Refugees Served at International Institute, ca. 1960
21 Refugees-Dr. William Bernard Meeting, 1954-1955
22 Refugees-Agencies, 1961
23 Refugees-Bibliography, 1959
24 Refugees-Church Literature, 1959-1960
25 Refugees-Colleges and Universities, 1959
26 Refugees-Escapees, n.d.
27 Refugees-Exhibits, 1959
28 Refugees-Films, 1959-1961
29 Refugees-Guide for Communities, 1959
30 Refugees-Integration, 1960
31 Refugees-International Protection, 1960-1961
32 Refugees-Legislation, 1960-1961
33 Refugees-Nansen Year, 1961
34 Refugees-National, 1959-1961, 1964
6 35 Refugees-National Office of Institutes, 1956
36 Refugees-Orphans, 1961
37 Refugees-Philadelphia Study, 1962-1963
38 Refugees-Service Club Interpretation, 1960
39 Refugees-Rev. Humphrey Walz, 1959
40 Refugees-Aisa, 1960-1961
41 Refugees-Africa, 1961
42 Refugees-Cuba, 1960-1962
43 Refugees-Dutch, 1956
44 Refugees-Near East, 1958-1963
45 Refugees-Hungarian, 1956-1958
46 Refugees, Vietnam, n.d.
47 Correspondence, World Refugee Year, 1959-1961
48 Refugees-World Refugee Year Dinner, 1960
49 Refugees-World Refugee Year, Pamphlets, 1959-1960
6 50 Refugees-World Refugee Year Proclamation, 1959-1960
51 Refugees-World Refugee Year Publicity, 1959-1960
52 Refugees-World Refugee Year, Sardinia Project, 1960
53 Refugees-World Refugee Year Stamp, 1959
54 Refugees-World Refugee Year, Teaching Kit, 1959-1960


Box Folder Description
7 1 Constitution, Gary Community Welfare Council, 1951-1959
2 Annual Report, Gary Community Welfare Council, 1959
3 Minutes, United Fund Agencies Executives Council, 1962-1964
4 Survey, Fresno International Institute, n.d.
5 Survey, Lawrence International Institute, 1965
6 Survey, Milwaukee International Institute, 1949
7 Survey, Providence International Institute, 1953
8 Survey , San Francisco International Institute, 1953, 1961
9 Study, Language Resources Project, 1961
10 Study, American Civic Association, Bibliography, 1961
11 Survey, American Service Institute, Pittsburgh, 1959
12 Survey, Cleveland Case Work Positions, 1956
13 Bulletin, Public Law 89-236, Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1965
14 Articles / Reports, Immigration and Separation of Families, 1925-1931
7 15 Bulletin, U.S. Department of State, 1964-1965
16 Reports, Various, Immigration, 1947-1964
17 Songbook, Ethnic Music, 1923-1929, n.d.
18 Booklet, Ethnic Recipes, n.d.
19 Brochure, A Short Sketch of Lithuania, n.d.
20 Christmas Card, The Nationalities Services Center, n.d.


Box Description
8-12 Scrapbooks, (1933-1966)


Oversize
Description
Scrapbook pages, 1931-1932

Subject Tracings

  • Displaced persons
  • Ethnic groups
  • Gary
  • Gary Golden Jubilee
  • Kennedy, John Fitzgerald
  • Population