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Poland

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Joanna Wojciechowicz collection of legal documents, 1881-2016

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8081 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains several bound and unbound folders of legal documents pertaining to Joanna Wojciechowicz and her family members. Many documents pertain to her involvement in the Solidarity movement including her conviction for involvement in anti-Communist demonstrations and the warrant for her arrest and internment. Other documents of note include a letter awarding Wojciechowicz the Cross of Freedom and Solidarity, a record of her completion of studies from Politechnika in Gdansk, and copies of her...
Dates: 1881-2016

Joanna Wojciechowicz collection of Polish history and culture, 1970-2016

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8081 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains various reports about Poland's economics including Poland: The new Business Frontier and Banki Solidarnosci: Struktura tworzona od podstaw. And it has a handwritten copy of the attendees of the Healthcare symposium for all of Poland, July 1991. Also contains a collection of printed material that describes important details of Polish history like the Ballada o Janku Wisniewskim, Freedom Songs, translated into English, and information about the Polonia restitute printed from Wikipedia....
Dates: 1970-2016

Joanna Wojciechowicz collection of production papers, 1988-2000

 Series — Carton 2: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197233619128], Folder: 10-19
Identifier: MSS 8081 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains materials relating to the production of Women in Solidarity and Solidarity in CD, documenaries which Joanna Wojciechowicz had a hand in creating. These materials include transcripts for the documentary, a promo interview transcript with Joanna Wojciechowicz, letters to potential donors, and a mono audio recording of Women in Solidarity. Series also contains folders of documents connecting to Solidarity in CD. Dates range from 1988-2000.
Dates: 1988-2000

Katherine Kenning collection of Joanna Wojciechowicz papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8081
Scope and Contents Contains materials compiled by Joanna Wojciechowicz on the subject of the Solidarity movement in Poland. Wojciechowicz was an involved participant in the Solidarity movement and these documents reflect her familiarity with leaders of the organization, communist punishment for being involved in this movement, and the eventual impact that Solidarity was able to have. The collection includes documents such as lazer printouts of photographs, newspaper articles, correspondence, and personal papers...
Dates: 1881-2016

Ruth Stevens collection of postcards and photographs of the Explorer II and other balloons, 1935 November

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197233280715], Folder: 1-3
Identifier: MSS 8112 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains twenty photographs and postcards of the Explorer II balloon, launched in November 1935 and captained by Ruth Stevens husband, A. W. Stevens. Also contains four photographs of an unidentified balloon launch.
Dates: 1935 November

Ruth Stevens collection of postcards from Tatra Mountains, Poland, 1939 August

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197233280715], Folder: 7-11
Identifier: MSS 8112 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains seventy-six postcards collected by Ruth Stevens while she and her husband were visiting Poland in August, 1939. The postcards depict the Tatra Mountains, a number of famous landmarks in Krakow and Warsaw, and the artwork of polish painters, especially Zofia Stryjenska.
Dates: 1939 August

Ruth Stevens funeral program, obituary, and other materials, 1985 April 16, 1990 October

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197233280715], Folder: 12
Identifier: MSS 8112 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains a photocopy of a program for Ruth Stevens's funeral in October 1990 as well as photocopy of her obituary from the Daily Herald. Also includes a photocopy of a letter from Richard H. Cracroft to Ruth Stevens concerning a draft of her biography of A. W. Stevens, "My Husband, the Astronaut".
Dates: 1985 April 16; 1990 October

Ruth Stevens photographs, between 1938-1949

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197233280715], Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 8112 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains twenty photographs of Ruth Stevens, her husband A. W. Stevens, and their friends in the late 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: between 1938-1949

Ruth Stevens photographs of Poland, 1939 August

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 5 [Barcode: 31197233280715], Folder: 5-6
Identifier: MSS 8112 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains twenty-nine photographs taken by Ruth Stevens while she was in Poland with her husband, A. W. Stevens, in August of 1939.
Dates: 1939 August

Ruth Stevens papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8112
Scope and Contents Contains photographs of preparations for the Explorer II balloon flight in November 1935. This collection also includes photographs and postcards collected during the week that Ruth and Albert Stevens were in Poland in 1939. There is also a letter to Ruth Stevens from Richard H. Cracroft that he wrote after he read her manuscript for her husband's biography, and a copy of an obituary and funeral program for Ruth Stevens.
Dates: 1935-1990