Kosciuszko Monument Central Committee records

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

0.5 linear feet of material consisting of minutes of meetings held by the Kosciuszko Monument Central Committee, resolutions, financial reports, and correspondence relating to its work of erecting a monument to Polish General Tadeusz Kościuszko.

Biographical Historical Note

The Thaddeus Kosciuszko Monument in Washington, D.C., the work of the Polish sculptor Antoni Popiel, was erected by the Polish National Alliance of America in 1910.