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Inventory of the Myron Malaniuk Papers, 1939-1989.

Summary Information
Title: Myron Malaniuk Papers,
Dates: 1939-1989
Creator: Malaniuk, Myron, b. 1913.
Extent: 3 linear ft.
Language: In Ukrainian.
Collection Number: UKR
Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries. Immigration History Research Center

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Biographical/Historical Note

Myron Malaniuk (1913- ) was born in Uhorci, Lviv Province, Ukraine. His education was interrupted by the outbreak of World War II, during which he was taken into forced labor in Germany, and later spent time in a German displaced persons camp. In the camp, he worked as a clerk and was active in Ukrainian church life and with the Ukrainian branch of the YMCA and YWCA. He came to the United States in 1957, where he found work in a factory. He remained active in the Ukrainian community in Chicago, Ill., especially with the Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago. He also administered the literary journal Dzvony while it was published in Chicago.

Collection Scope and Content Note

Papers (1939-1989) of Myron Malaniuk (1913- ) consist of correspondence; newspaper clippings; leaflets, brochures, form letters and flyers related to Ukrainian community life and activities in Chicago, Ill. and elsewhere.

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Subject Terms
Index Terms
  • This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Malaniuk, Myron, b. 1913.
  • Dzvony.
  • Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago (Ill.).
  • Ethnic press.
  • Ukrainian Americans--Illinois--Chicago.
  • Dzvony.