Finding aid for the John Kazimierz Gallka Journals


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Gallka, John Kazimierz
Title: John Kazimierz Gallka Journals
Dates: 1934-1965
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: John Kazimierz Gallka (1894-1968) was a Polish immigrant to Cleveland, Ohio, who joined the Police Department and wrote articles for the Polish language daily newspaper, Wiadomosci Codzienne. He also fought with the Polish Volunteer Army in World War I. The collection consists of journals which contain copies of Gallka's newspaper articles and a long autobiographical sketch with information about Polish American life in Cleveland.
MS Number MS 3638
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in Polish