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Abstract Collection consists of the following items: a copy of Janis Balkits' application for citizenship, a paper copy of the narrative (with sources) that Ivars Balkits researched and wrote about his father's life and the voyage of the 29 Latvians across the Atlantic in 1948, a brochure of the 2000 exposition at the Occupation Museum in Riga, Latvia, about the journey of Gundel, scrapbook, Janis Balkits' 2-page "Life-story" in Latvian, a flash drive with the narrative in PDF format, plus scans of...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Papers (1945-1980) of Magdalena Rozentals (b.1915) related mainly to material dealing with Latvian refugees throughout the world. Included are photoalbums; serials; correspondence; theater programs; and miscellany.
Abstract Papers (1954-1979) of Nikolajs Rasins (1915- ) include tape recordings; slides; newspaper clippings; correspondence; and financial records relating to Rasins' Latvian American broadcasting and other Latvian American community activities in Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Twin Cities, Minnesota.
Abstract The Raimunds Caks collection is comprised of personal papers that reflect his participation in a number of Latvian civic and cultural activities and organizations since settling in the United States after World War II. The folders include correspondence, bulletins, announcements, invitations, and reports. Though Caks is noted for his activity with Latvian scouting and journalism, this collection contains primarily documentation of his involvement with the Daugavas Vanagi, thus providing insight...
- Displaced persons 3
- Latvian 3
- Refugees 3
- Latvian Americans -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis. 2
- Political refugees. 2
- College librarians. 1
- Fraternal organizations 1
- Latvian Americans -- Colorado -- Colorado Springs. 1
- Latvian Americans -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul. 1
- Public television -- Minnesota. 1
- Social life and customs 1
- World War, 1939-1945. 1 ∧ less
- Caks, Raimunds 1
- Eltermanis, Voldemars 1
- Rasins, Nikolajs, b. 1915. 1
- Rozentals, Magdalena, b. 1915. 1