Adam Bartosz Papers, 1917-1980

Summary Information

Title: Adam Bartosz Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1917-1980

  • Bartosz, Adam, 1894-1980
Call Number: Micro 908; Milwaukee Micro 35; Stevens Point Micro 18; M82-157

Quantity: 1 reel of microfilm (35 mm); plus additions of 0.2 c.f.

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

Poetry, plays, literary writings and newspaper articles by and about Bartosz, editor-in-chief (1954-1973) and editor (1937-1954) of the Stevens Point Gwiazda Polarna. Among the newspaper articles is a series which comprises his 1931 “History of the Polonian Press” in the United States, articles about prominent individuals connected with the Polish press, and his compilation of Gwiazda Polarna news clippings, circa 1968, entitled “60 Years of Gwiazda Polarna, Stevens Point and 105 Years of Polish Press in America.” There is also a run of Bartosz's weekly column in the Gwiazda Polarna, 1938-1940, 1959-1970. Bartosz's personal writings include a short play, a one-act sketch, typewritten poems, and a handwritten volume of poetry, dated 1917. Most of the material is in Polish. Also included is correspondence, as well as other records related to Polish heritage activities.


The Original Collection portion of this collection is available only on microfilm.

Duplicate copies of the microfilm are at both the Milwaukee and the Stevens Point Area Research Centers.

Language: Polish, English

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