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Alfred and Jutta Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3103
Abstract

Collection consists of personal papers, certificates, documents, personal correspondence, documents of various Estonian diaspora organizations, included are also photographs and manuscripts of Anderson's memoirs and speeches.

Dates: 1929-1980

Anna-Marie Kaseoru (nee Kuuse) papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3546
Abstract

Personal memoir of displaced persons camp experience.

Dates: Event: 1944-1950

August Albo papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC591
Abstract

Personal papers, passports, copy art

Dates: 1893-1963

August Pensa papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3704
Abstract

Some personal documents and articles by August Pensa. Documents concerning Estonian Philatelic Society. Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings on philately and other topics.

Dates: 1931-1978

Balkits Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3927
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...
Dates: 1948-2000

Displaced persons from Estonia records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3033
Abstract Collection consists of materials documenting life of Estonians in displaced persons camps in Germany. The records include correspondence, articles, reports, memoranda, bulletins, newsletters, lists, meeting minutes, regulations and instructions. Topics include Estonian schools, National Committees, Red Cross Committees and general life of DPs. Included are also ca. 51,000 cards containing biographical information on Estonian Displaced Persons after World War II. The cards are arranged in...
Dates: 1945-1950

Edmund Valtman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3411
Abstract

Correspondence personal and business, journals, publicity, financial records, materials related to the production of EV's cartoons, EV's artwork and photographs.

Dates: 1945-2005

Gwen Rossler papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC3862
Abstract

A copy of a bound typescript entitled TO AMERICA WITH A SHIPFUL OF WORLD WAR II REFUGEES: DIARY OF FALL 1950 by Gwen Rossler. Originally written in German, translated in March 1990 in Madison, Wisconsin, by Gwen Rossler. The diary covers the time between September 27 an October 24, 1950, and describes Gwen Rossler's journey from Camp Grohn near Vegesack in Germany via Bremerhaven and New Orleans to New York.

Dates: 1950

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

M.J. (Martha Jane) Ekstrand papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IHRC616
Abstract

Photos, newsletter articles (by M.J. Ekstrand) and transport ship newsletter pertaining to Ekstrand's experience as a nurse aboard the USAT Gen. Harry Taylor. In 1949-1950 the ship carried European displaced persons to America.

Dates: 1949-1950

Raimunds Caks papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC391
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...
Dates: 1951-1980

Salme Lang papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC3426
Abstract

Memoir of Salme Lang covering the years 1941-1944 in Estonia, 1944-1945 in war-time Germany and 1945-1950 in the displaced persons (DP) camp in Augsburg, Germany.

Dates: 1941-1950

Voldemars Eltermanis papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC619
Abstract

Collection consists of personal documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings and photographs.

Dates: 1920-1990

Walter Dushnyck papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC581
Abstract

Collection consists of materials (correspondence, reports, articles, conference booklets, etc.) pertaining to the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America; Displaced Persons; World Congress of Free Ukrainians; Shevchenko Centennial; Ukrainians in Brazil; congressional leaders; the Ukrainian American newspaper "Ameryka" and periodical "Ukrainian Bulletin; Ukrainian Catholic Church in Philadelphia; and the publication "The Ukrainian Heritage." Included are also photographs.

Dates: 1930-1988