Polish Falcons of America. Nest 725: Records, 1916-1930, 1946-1994

Summary Information

Title: Polish Falcons of America. Nest 725: Records
Inclusive Dates: 1916-1930, 1946-1994

  • Polish Falcons of America. Nest 725 (Milwaukee, Wis.)
Call Number: Milwaukee Mss 60; Milwaukee Micro 30; Micro 903; PH Milwaukee Mss 60

Quantity: 0.3 c.f. (1 archives box and 1 oversize folder), 1 reel of microfilm (35mm), and 1 photograph

Archival Locations:
UW-Milwaukee Libraries, Archives / Milwaukee Area Research Ctr. (Map)
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Records of a Milwaukee affiliate of the Polish Falcons of America (Sokolstwo Polskie w Ameryce), organized on the north side in 1916 to encourage physical fitness and training, cultural activities, and other youth and civic programs. Included are two volumes of microfilmed minutes in Polish (1916-1926), of both the men's organization and the women's auxiliary; anniversary programs and histories; several district convention and bowling programs; a record book of service medals and Legion of Honor members; certificates; newsclippings; and a photograph of the 50th anniversary dinner, 1966.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-mil00060
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