Leons Rumaks papers
The Leons Rumaks collection contains a number of various documents (letters, newspapers, publications, prints, pamphlets, programs, pictures, etc.) pertaining to the life of Mr. Rumaks as well as Latvian culture. Leons Rumaks was born on Febuary 5th, 1919, and passed away in January of 1987. The materials deal with a number of different Latvian topics, such as ‘The Red Scare’, Latvian culture, and Latvians in America. One particular folder (in box 2) contains information on the struggle that Leons Rumaks had when trying to immigrate to America. Most of the collection is in Latvian or German, but there are some English documents as well.
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
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Language of Materials
- Inventory of the Leons Rumaks papers.
- IHRC Archives
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding Aid in English
Collecting Area Details
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