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Armenian Americans -- Archival resources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Vahakn Dadrian papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 6213
Overview Vahakn Dadrian (1926-2019) was an Armenian-American sociologist and historian and one of the early scholars of the academic study of genocide. Dadrian was especially recognized as a leading expert on the Armenian Genocide. The Vahakn Dadrian papers contain Dadrian's research files on the Armenian Genocide. The collection includes copies of published legal papers with Dadrian's notes, maps of Turkey and Armenia, newspaper clippings, literature relating to Armenian Studies, copies of records from...
Dates: 1843 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1990

Janet Samuelian papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0325
Abstract Papers of the Armenian-American journalist, covering the years 1986-2005 when Ms. Samuelian wrote interviews and reportage for The Armenian Observer and The Armenian Reporter International weekly newspapers and for Armenian International Magazine. Her research files for her book "Kero Antoyan: His Life and Art" (1988) are also included.
Dates: 1986 - 2005

Yeghiayan Law Firm records on the Marootian v. New York Life Insurance class action lawsuit

Identifier: 6184
Overview The Yeghiayan Law Firm records on the Marootian v. New York Life Insurance class action lawsuit contain claimant files and documents submitted to the court as part of the class action lawsuit, filed in 1999 and settled in 2004, brought against the New York Life Insurance Company for unpaid life insurance benefits. The plaintiffs in this case consist of descendants of New York Life Insurance policyholders who were killed during the Armenian Genocide (1914-1923). The plaintiffs' co-counsel in...
Dates: 1995 - 2004