BATUN (Baltic Appeal to the United Nations) records
The collection consists of letters, informational sheets, chronological catalogues of events concerning the Baltic states, brochures, newspaper clippings, bulletins, rendition texts, etc., (most of the materials are copies).
- BATUN (Baltic Appeal to the United Nations) (Organization)
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Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
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This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Baltic Appeal to the United Nations was formed in 1966 as a joint organization with Latvians and Lithuanians. The objective of BATUN was to raise awareness about the problems of the Baltic nations in the United Nations.
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Collection transferred to the IHRC from the Estonian Archives in the U.S.A. (EAU) in 2003-2005. It was processed as part of a collaborative project between the Estonian Archives in the USA (Lakewood, New Jersey), the National Archives of Estonia (NAE), and the IHRC in March 2010. Margit Laanemets and Kristel Tammik of the National Archives in Tallinn, Estonia, worked with IHRC staff on the project.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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