Chicago Cold War: Inese Stokes
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Daughter of activist and staunch anti-communists, Arnold and Verena Strautnieks of Jelgava, Latvia, Inese Stokes lived in a Displaced Persons camp in Germany for five years, before her family immigrated to a farm in New York state when she was seven. Hearing of good jobs in the city of Chicago, Mr. Strautnieks moved his family to a boarding house on Chicago's Near North Side. Inese then grew up in Chicagos Austin neighborhood. She was active in...
- Stokes, Inese, Ohlson, Walter H
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- Republican State Nationalities Council of Illinois
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- Stokes, Inese, Ohlson, Walter H. Chicago Cold War: Inese Stokes. 2012-06-20. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chm_oh/id/321. (Accessed March 9, 2021.)
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- Stokes, Inese, Ohlson, Walter H, (2012-06-20) Chicago Cold War: Inese Stokes. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chm_oh/id/321
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- Stokes, Inese, Ohlson, Walter H. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://collections.carli.illinois.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chm_oh/id/321>.