Aleksanders Janek papers
Collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, research notes, drafts of articles, and lectures on chemistry, philosophy, and linguistics.
- Janek, Aleksanders (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials in Latvian, English, German, and French.
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Aleksanders Janek was born on November 28, 1891 in Latvia. He studied in St. Petersburg, and at the University of Riga. He immigrated to the United States in 1950 as a displaced person. He settled in Three Rivers, Michigan, and became a professor at the Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He taught chemistry as well as western civilization clasess. Retired in 1963. Died in 1970 (on 21st October).
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Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Latvian Studies Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan, in 1996.
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