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A collection of personal material, correspondence, financial, research, Pittsburg State University, and newspaper clippings and materials that were in relation to Mary Molek. Mary Molek was born in Chicopee, Kansas, June 9, 1909 and passed in Dover, Delaware, April 3, 1982. She had received her Bachelors in Science degree from the Kansas State University (now Pittsburg State University). She then earned a Masters in Art degree, and a Doctoral degree, both from the University of Chicago. She was an author, teacher, and curator. She wrote Immigrant Woman and Comprehensive Bibliography of the Works of Ivan Molek. She also translated Slovene Immigrant History by Ivan Molek from Slovene to English. She was an active member in the National Association of Social Workers, American Association for the Advancement of South Slavic Studies, AAUW, AAUP.

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Immigration and Emigration

Size of Collection

.5 linear foot

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Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0157

Molek, Mary, Collection, 1930-1976



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