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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

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

Raimunds Caks papers

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

Student Company of the Cesis Regiment, Latvia records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC2550

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

Voldemars Eltermanis papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC619

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

Dates: 1920-1990