Emma Jarosova, Papers
Title: Emma Jarosova, Papers
Creator: Jarosova, Emma, 1911-2008
Quantity: 1 folder
Collection Number: MS 0274
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Preferred Citation: Emma Jarosova, Papers (MS 0274). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.
Emma Jarosova was born on May 21, 1911, her maiden name was Miklova. Under the pseudonym Jarosovam, created after her birth place, Jarosov nad Nezarkou, she wrote articles on Czech culture and her own life experiences. After 1968, she emigrated to Canada. She died on August 31, 2008 in Nymburk (Czech Republic).
Scope and Content:
The collection consists of correspondence with the publisher and few short stories.
Emma Jarosova -- Communism
Folder 1. Correspondence, manuscripts
Letter to editor Vaculik who was responsible for the lay-out of the book written by Emma Jarosova called Memoirs of South Bohemian Farmerman and Farmerwomen (Vzpominky jihoceskeho sedlaka a selky), along with excerpts from this book. Included is a short story called "Curse of personnel expert opinion" ("Kletba kadroveho posudku") about the communist period. In Czech.
Related Material and Resources: Please see other Czech Heritage Collections under the Ethnic American Collections List.