The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Title Anthony Grebenc Autobiography
Author Grebenc, Anthony
Date 1904-1920
Document Type Personal Account
Reference IHRC807, Box 1, Folder 3
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name Grebenc, Anthony Papers
Description Anthony Grebenc's autobiography, which covers life as part of an immigrant family from Austria-Hungary. Grebenc gives an autobiographical sketch of immigrant life on Minnesota's Iron Range. The manuscript touches on Grebenc's parents' courtship and marriage, work in the mines, school experiences, and Slovenian village disputes which continued in America.
Biographical Note / History Anthony Grebenc was a Slovenian immigrant.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Country (from) Slovenia
Country (to) Unites States of America
Places Minnesota, United States
Nationality Slovenian; European; Serbian
Keywords immigration, national identity, family, marriage, education, public life, labour, employment, mining, community relations, food, religion, clothing, sport, health and sickness, disease, iron, holidays and celebrations
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
Catalogue Link Immigration History Research Center Archives Catalogue
Language English
Copyright Copyright ownership in these materials is governed by US and international laws. The Immigration History Research Center Archives (IHRCA) holds the original objects from which these copies were made, but does not claim copyright ownership in the originals or scanned reproductions. The IHRCA welcomes additional information about the originals.