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Joanna Wojciechowicz correspondence, 1982-2014

 Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 19-24, 28
Identifier: MSS 8081 Series 4
Contains a ream of printed e-mails and information that were written in 2000 as well as other folders of both personal and official correspondence. Series also contains a mailed unlabeled DVD. Dates range from 1982-2014.


  • 1982-2014


Language of Materials

Materials in English and Polish.

Conditions Governing Access

Privacy restricted until 2017; permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Katherine Kenning collection of Joanna Wojciechowicz papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


From the Collection: 2 cartons (2 linear ft.)

From the Collection: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

From the Collection: 3 oversize folders (0.3 linear ft.)

From the Collection: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Biographical history

Joanna Wojciechowicz (1944- ) was an architect in Gdansk, Poland and was involved in the Solidarity movement.

Joanna Wojciechowicz was an Architecht in Gdansk, Poland for ten years. She was heavily involved in the opposition movement against the communist government. Her son was a member of the Young Poland movement and both of them became contributors to the Solidarity movement as it developed. She was present in the shipyard during the strike in 1980 and was imprisoned for her involvement. After moving to Washington state, where she currently lives, she was heavily involved in several documentaries which commemorate the efforts of the Solidarity movement including Women in Solidarity.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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