Guide to the Slovak Catholic Sokol Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa. Records, 1917-1935 AIS.1980.03

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
Slovak Catholic Sokol Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa. Records
Creator
Slovak Catholic Sokol (U.S.). Assembly 157 (Connellsville, Pa.).
Collection Number
AIS.1980.03
Date
1917-1935
Extent
0.19 linear feet (1 partial box)
Abstract
The Records of the Slovak Catholic Sokol, Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa., includes a monthly insurance premium book, 1918-1927; benefit certificates, 1916-1929; and miscellaneous documents.

Preferred Citation

Slovak Catholic Sokol Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa. Records, 1917-1935, AIS.1980.03, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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History

The Slovak Catholic Sokol is an Athletic and Gymnastic Fraternal Benefit Society founded in New Jersey in 1905. The Society assists their members in distress and sickness; and conducts as well as provides legal reserve insurance benefits for its members. The Slovak Catholic Sokol was known as the Roman and Greek Catholic Gymnastic Slovak Union Sokol until 1934.

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Scope and Content Notes

The Records of the Slovak Catholic Sokol, Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa., includes a monthly insurance premium book, 1918-1927; benefit certificates, 1916-1929; and miscellaneous documents consisting of forms, Easter duty cards, a bank book, insurance premium schedules, applications for membership (blank), and death certification forms (blank).

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, May 1980

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Revision Description

 Converted from EAD Version 1.0 to EAD Version 2002 July 1, 2006

Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Copyright

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Acquisition Information

Gift of the Slovak Catholic Sokol Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa. on March 17, 1980.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Katie Kirwan in 1980.

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Dan Horvath on June 16, 2004. Information about the collection title and the controlled access terms was extracted from the MARC record in the University of Pittsburgh catalog Voyager ID number: 1381802

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Slovak Catholic Sokol (U.S.). Assembly 157 (Connellsville, Pa.).

Geographic Name(s)

  • Connellsville (Pa.) -- Genealogy

Subject(s)

  • Ethnic groups
  • Insurance -- Pennsylvania
  • Physical education and training -- Pennsylvania -- Connellsville
  • Slovak Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Connellsville
  • Societies

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Previous Citation

Slovak Catholic Sokol Assembly 157, Connellsville, Pa. Records, 1917-1935, AIS.1980.03, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Slovensky Katolicky Sokol (Slovak Catholic Sokol) Assembly 157, Connellsville, PA, Records, 1917-1935, AIS 80:3, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh Libraries, University of Pittsburgh

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Collection Inventory

  BoxFolder
Benefit Certificates, 1916-1929 11

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  Folder
Miscellaneous Documents, 1926-1935 2

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  Oversize
Monthly Insurance Premium Book, 1918-1927 1-2

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