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Adolf Kratochvil, Czech Heritage Papers

Title: Adolf Kratochvil, Czech Heritage Papers

Creator: Kratochvil, Adolf

Dates: 1883-1889

Quantity: 1 folder

Collection Number: MS 0255

Language: Czech

Restrictions: None

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Preferred Citation: Adolf Kratochvil, Czech Heritage Papers (MS 0255). Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.


Adolf Josef Kratochvil left Bohemia on September 15, 1883, traveling from Hamburg, Germany, to New York. On October 16, 1883 he arrived in New Tabor, Nebraska. On April 22, 1884 he entered the monastery at St. Vincent, Pennsylvania.

Scope and Content:

The collection consists of a memory book written by Kratochvil.


Adolf Josef Kratochvil -- Czechoslovakia

Adolf Josef Kratochvil -- Memory Book

Container List: Folder 1. Memory book

Memory book kept by Adolf Kratochvil after his arrival in the U.S., titled "Remembering beautiful student years (Na pamatku blazenych let studentskych)," in Czech.

Related Material and Resources: Please see other Czech Heritage Collections under the Ethnic American Collections List.

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