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O-47 Finnish Organizations of Butte, Mont. (W.C. Koski collection)
Title: Finnish Organizations of Butte, Mont. (W.C. Koski collection)
Creator: Various organization in and surrounding Butte, Montana
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1964
Bulk dates: 1920-1950
Extent: .5 linear ft.
Languages: Finnish and English
Abstract: The Walfred C. Koski collection of 2009 includes materials from a variety of Finnish organizations in Butte, Montana, including the Finnish Worker's Club, the Finnish Worker's Drama Club, the Finnish American Athletics Club, the Red Lodge and Butte Sports Society, and the Finnish Hall Society.
Finding Aid Created By: Kent Randell, Archivist, 2010.
Photgraphed by: Volunteers Pete Stubbs and Christine R.R. Randell.
O-47, Folder 1
Finnish Workers Club of Butte Minutes, 1/31/1919 - 1/2/1920
Butte Finnish Workers Drama Club minutes, 9/22/1929 - 1/5/1930
O-47, Folder 2
Finnish Workers Club Minutes, 5/14/1934-4/20/1947
O-47, Folder 3
Finnish American Athletics Club Minutes, 10/19/1930-2/21/1932,
O-47, Folder 4
Notes found in Finnish American Athletics Club Minutes, 1932-1937
Includes sports rules, minutes draft, and illustration of a woman.
O-47, Folder 5
Finnish Hall Society Checkbook, 2/8/1960 to 12/9/1963,
check receipt of $1,000.00 to Workers Publishing Company, and
bank statement (First National Bank of Butte, Montana)
O-47, Folder 6
Finnsh Workers Club of Butte checkbook, 11/14/1938 to 1/30/1950
O-47, Folder 7
Loose stenographers notebook with minutes draft from 1/28/193x
O-47, Folder 8
Draft of Drama Club minutes, 1929
Results of Compeition, Red Lodge, Butte, and Mullan
Throwing (heitto sarja), Jumping (hyppy sarja), Running
(jouksu sarja), "Five Battle" (viisi ottelu), Kolmen
Mailin Viesti (three-mile relay) with yhteinen aiki
(combined time), and Kolmen Mailin Juoksu (three-mile run)
Gymnastics Instructions (Vapaalikkeita), typed and hand-written)
Minutes notes (undated)
Minutes draft 8/18/1930 with notes from Ivar Otava
Minutes draft 8/1/1931
Butte Finnish Workers Club (V. ja U.) rules (säänöt)
Butte Finnish Workers Club's Köntyksen Seura (Athletics Club) rules
Butte Finnish Workers Club's Athletics Club rules for displaying monographs
"120 Words - January 1936." Letter (typed copy) from
one Senator to another regarding Depression legislation. Unsigned.
Invitation to sports party/event from Mullan to Butte
via hand-written letter, 7/6/36.
Telegram canceling Red Lodge's participation in Mullan's
sports competition - should we reschedule? 6/17/1936.
Hand-written draft of response on back.
notes for glass
Advertisement for Association of Accredited Commercial
Schools, Butte Business College, Butte, Montana
"Facts Regarding Butte Business College"
Finnish Hall Society Accounts, 4/25/1917-1/1/1964
O-47, Folder 9
Loose pages from Finnish Hall Society Accounts, 1917-1964:
2009.65.10.01-03 Finnish Workers Club Päätös (mission statement)
2009.65.10.04 Finnish Workers Club Säännöt (rules)
2009.65.10.05 Statement from Anaconda Mining Company showing the
10/8/1940 purchase of real estate in Butte for $10,000.00.
Butte Finnish Workers Club Accounts, 1928-1951
Butte Finnish Hall Society's
Metal Hand Stamp
Kohkonen-Maki-Aro Relay Race Trophy, 1936. (see
2009.65.14 for rules which were found inside trophy)
O-47, Folder 10
Kohkonen-Maki-Aro Relay Race Rules, 1936. Rules
found inside trophy (see 2009.65.13)