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Elguther Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3939
Abstract Collection consists of photographs, documents and papers of the Elguther family from Germany. George Elguther was an attorney who fought in World War I, and was later arrested and falsely accused of being a Communist by the Nazis in 1933. Many individuals came to his defense, eventually securing his freedom and enabling him to emigrate to the United States.
Dates: 1930-1972

Emma Lauberte papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1356
Abstract Collection consists of biographical materials, correspondence, research notes and copies or drafts of articles related to Emma Lauberte's studies of languages and literatures.
Dates: 1943-1988

Ernest Witte papers

Identifier: SW0081
Abstract The Ernest Witte papers include resumes and memorial tributes, speeches and writins by Witte (1920-1981), correspondence to and by Witte, reports from various organizations led by Witte, committee and faculty meeting minutes, project reports, and a substantial collection of grant proposals connected with the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare Training and Manpower Project. The papers also include resource files of newpapers clippings, pamphlets, reports, and university...
Dates: 1920-1981

Flori Loew papers

Identifier: umja0038
Abstract This collection consists of Flori Loew's personal papers during her flight from Germany under Nazi persecution, traveling to Italy and England before settling in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dates: 1876-1973

Helmut G. Heinrich papers

Identifier: ua00352
Abstract Collection contains the research, reports, correspondence, and course notes of Helmut G. Heinrich, professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics in the Institute of Technology at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1932-1987

Iwan Padiak papers

Identifier: IHRC3404
Abstract Certificates, clippings.
Dates: 1939-1958

Latvian Studies Center, Radio Free Europe collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2009
Abstract Photocopies of materials related to the programs of Radio Free Europe broadcast during the final years of the Soviet Union and the period of independence re-gaining by the Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia in the early 1990s. Press releases, reports, newspaper articles, largely collected by the Joint Baltic American National Council in Washington DC and deposited at the Latvian Studies Center of Janis Riekstins, Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Dates: 1989-1992

Leons Rumaks papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2320
Abstract 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...
Dates: undated