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Albertine Roze papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3384
Abstract Biographical materials, correspondence and photographs.
Dates: 1941-1980

American Latvian Association in the United States (Washington, DC) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC189
Abstract Records (1948-1974) of the American Latvian Association (Washington, D.C.) include correspondence; organizational records; records of local branches; and publications of the Association.
Dates: 1948-1974

American Latvian Youth Association (ALJA) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC132
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, materials related to the annual congresses of the organization, newsletters, bulletins, event programs and announcements, correspondence with other Latvian organizations, photographs, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1952-1993

Austra Austrina papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC257
Abstract Collection consists of materials documenting the life of the Latvian American community in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and beyond.
Dates: 1960-1986

Chicago Latvian Relief Association records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3386
Abstract Collection consists of one ledger containing meeting minutes.
Dates: 1898-1908

Edvarts Tuters papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2626
Abstract Papers of Latvian American poet and author Edvarts Tuters (1893-1984) consist of typescripts of poetry and other writings, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and several publications.
Dates: 1922-1965

Edward Paikens papers

Identifier: IHRC2013
Abstract This collection of papers documents Paikens’ life primarily from the time of his departure from Latvia in 1944 to the time of his mother’s death in 1977. A number of identification cards and report cards give evidence to his immediate post-war activities, but the bulk of information comes from his collected correspondence with his mother in Latvia, which began in 1956. Among the letters are scattered receipts for money and packages sent, as well as a few photographs. The letters, including...
Dates: 1917-1995; 1917-1995

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

George Alchimovics papers

Identifier: IHRC126
Abstract Collection consists of typescripts of ca. 50 theatrical plays by George Alchimovics.
Dates: 1960-1987

Harijs (Harry) Saukants papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC2998
Abstract A compilation of autobiographical materials describing Harijs Saukants' childhood in Latvia, WWII period, including the author's refugee experience, and emigration and resettlement in the United States. Includes copies of personal documentation, photogrpahs, news clippings.
Dates: 1919-1999

Ilgvars Spilners papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3414
Abstract Collection consists of photographs and publications documenting the independence efforts of Latvians in Latvia and abroad.
Dates: 1975-1991

Illinois Latvian Association records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3385
Abstract One ledger containing minutes of the Illinois Lavian Association from Chicago.
Dates: 1897-1904

Indrikis Ekis papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC614
Abstract Correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets.
Dates: 1950-1984

Janis Riekstins papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2253
Abstract Archive of Ms. Janis Riekstins, who was the President of the American Latvian Association in the United States. Mostly in Latvian (?), containing letters, envelopes, accountant information, papers, newspapers, etc. Dates ranging from the mid 70’s to mid 80’s.
Dates: 1970-1980

John Akerman papers

Identifier: IHRC119
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence, unpublished poetry, travel notes and materials pertaining to the Latvian community in Minnesota.
Dates: 1939-1969

Latvian Chorus of Detroit (Detoitas Latviesu Koris) records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC1334
Abstract Papers (1964-1989) consists of choir board meeting minutes, final report from the choir`s tresurer of July 3,1988, the acknoledgement by the Latvian Study Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan of the receipt of donated books of music in August 2,1988. Materials also include a notebook (1971-1989) from the last board president Mirdza Undenans. The notebook includes a list of members, rehearsal attendance sheet, some short notes about choir meetings, choir songs, festivals and concerts. There are some...
Dates: 1964-1989

Latvian Chorus Shield of Songs (Koris Dziesmu Vairogs) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1335
Abstract Records and papers (1945-1980) of the Latvian Chorus Shield of Songs (Koris Dziesmu Vairogs) include correspondence; minutes; history; programs; and memorabilia. The group was formed in the displaced persons camp at Groshabersdorf, Germany, in 1945. Most of the members resettled in Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids, Michigan. The group continued there until it was disbanded in 1981.
Dates: 1945-1980

Latvian Railroadmen in Exile (Latvias Dzelzcelnieks Trimda) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC1353
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, member obituaries, bulletins and other publications pertaining to the activities of the Latvian Railroadmen in Exile. The railroadmen were employed by the Latvian railroad system during 1919-1945, after emigration from Latvia following the end of World War II they formed an association headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, later in Sanford, Florida, and published an annual bulletin, among
Dates: 1953-1982

Latvian Relief Fund of America, Inc. records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1345
Abstract Records (1955-1969) of Amerikas Latviesu Palidzibas Fonds (Latvian Relief Fund of America, Inc.) consist of a loose-leaf notebook with brochures explaining insurance plans, and minutes and related materials of relief fund board meetings.
Dates: 1955-1969

Latvian Song Festival records

Identifier: IHRC1346
Abstract Budget and planning documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings, programs and flyers.
Dates: 1970-1976

Latvian Summer Program, Western Michigan University collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1344
Abstract Papers and biographical essays written by students in the summer program of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo about Latvian and Latvian American personalities during the early 1970s.
Dates: 1970-1975

Latvian Welfare Association (Daugavas Vanagi), Minnesota Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC510
Abstract Records (1957-1980) of Daugavas Vanagu Apvieniba Minesota (Latvian Welfare Association of Minnesota, Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota) include correspondence; material relating to other Latvian American organizations; newsletters; and miscellany. Included are materials of or relating to the Latvian Foundation, Inc.; Patiesibas Fonds (Latvian Truth Fund, Inc.); Latviska Mantojuma Fonds (Latvian Heritage Foundation); the American Latvian Association and World Federation of Free Latvians; and...
Dates: 1956-1979

Latvian Welfare Association (Daugavas Vanagi), National Office records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC511
Abstract The collection consists mainly of minutes from national and international meetings from the mid-1950s to the mid-1960s. Newsletters and periodicals have been removed from the manuscript collection and added to the IHRC serials collection.
Dates: 1956-1979

Latvian Welfare Association of Cleveland, Ohio records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2908
Abstract 6 binders containing correspondence, meeting minutes and other documentation pertaining to the Asscoiation's Cleveland Chapter (Daugavas Vanagu).
Dates: 1967-1978

Latvian Welfare Association Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota (Daugavas Vanagu Apvienibas Teatris Minneapole) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3368
Abstract Collection consists of theater playscripts, scrapbooks containing photographs of performances, newspaper clippings, reviews, event brochures and performance programs. Included are financial records of the organization.
Dates: 1960-1999

Latviesu Jaunatnes Divreizdivi (Latvian Youth’s Two-Times-Two) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1354
Abstract Records (1966) of Latviesu Jaunatnes Divreizdivi (Latvia Youth's Two-Times-Two) include a workbook for discussions of Latvian history and culture and Latvian problems in American society; song sheets; and brochures. The program is a one week summer seminar for Latvian youth. The 1966 gathering was at Camp Cavell, Lexington, Michigan.
Dates: 1966

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

Philadelphia Latvian Archives records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC2077
Abstract The records (1947 -1958) of Philadelphia Latvian archives consist of journals, notebooks, autobiographies, and newsletters.Included are two handwritten volumes by Paul Veinbergs titled "Atminas un vertejumi" (Memoirs and Appreciations), dealing with Latvian exile, Paul Veinberg’s memories about his first years in the United States, and letters from Fricis Ievins to I.Ritins (1947-1957). Records also contain notebooks with Indrikis Ritins' autobiography and memoirs in a series of...
Dates: 1947-1958

Sarma Liepins collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3415
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence between Ruta Lindberg, Janis Cirulis, Marta Cirulis and Janis Vetra (1993-2003), and event programs and postcards featuring Latvian American festivals and monuments on the East Coast of the United States.
Dates: 1978-2003

Student Company of the Cesis Regiment, Latvia records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2550
Abstract Materials pertaining to the members (and their organization) of the Student Company of the Cesis Regiment which participated in the battle of Cesis during Latvia's war of independence in 1919. The surviving members of the company formed an organized group abroad after World War II and their migration out of Europe to the United States, Australia and elsewhere. Included are newspaper clippings, correspondence, financial records, postcards and photographs.
Dates: 1950-1990