Finding aid for the Polish-American Library Home Records


Title:
Polish-American Library Home Records
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Polish-American Library Home
Dates:
1924-1965
Quantity:
0.80 linear feet (2 containers)
Abstract:
The Polish-American Library Home was established about 1924 and also known as the Polish-American Progressive Club. It served as a library for Polish readers and as the site of meetings and social activities for the Cleveland, Ohio, Polish immigrant community. It was enlarged in 1948 and was active until 1972. The collection consists of minutes of the Home's directorate and common sessions, financial records, bank pass books, certificates, correspondence, membership applications, statute and constitution booklets, rental receipts, and plans for alterations and an addition to the building.
Identification:
MS 3960
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English and Polish