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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

Buschman Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC3903
Abstract

Diaries of Peter Buschman, pastor of a Latvian immigrant church in Pennsylvania (the diaries cover the years 1911-1916,1934, 1938-1945, 1947, 1948, 1954, 1959, 1960), his wife Valia Buschman (1931-1935) and their daughter Camille Buschman (covering the years 1981-2004 during which Camille Buschman lived in San Francisco, California). Also included are family photographs in 6 albums and two envelopes.

Dates: 1911-2004

Christ Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3250
Abstract Collection consists of three microfilm reels holding the church records since its inception in 1972. Included are the governing documents of the congregation, congregational register, annual reports, meeting minutes, anniversary booklets and church bulletins. A large segment of the records document the congregation's activities and programs such as the Sunday School, pilgrimages, choir practices and performances, retreats, and also its involvement in political events and movements aimed at...
Dates: 1972-2003

Ernests Broze papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC371
Abstract

Collection consists of personal correspondence, church services brochures, and materials pertaining to the Latvian Center "Garezers" in Michigan.

Dates: 1950-1990

Michelle Klees papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1223
Abstract 11 oral history transcripts produced in conjunction with MA thesis "Persevering Endurance: Latvians in Minnesota, U of Northern Colorado, 2002. The interviews conducted by Michelle Klees between 2000 and 2001 focus on the experiences of Latvian displaced persons after WWII and their immigration to the United States. Covered are also Latvian traditions, the issue of maintaining one's ethnic culture after resettlement, and the activities of the Latvian American community in the Minneapolis/St....
Dates: 1940-1990

Oakland Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Congregation (California) records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: IHRC1708
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence and financial records of the congregation, church services programs, event brochures and pamphlets.

Dates: 1952-1990

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