University of Minnesota

Rumaks, Leons, Papers

Finding Aid


IHRC


Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Quantity: 5 linear ft.
Collection ID: IHRC2320

HISTORICAL SKETCH


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

The Leons Rumaks collection consists of correspondence, newspapers and newspaper clippings, publications, prints, pamphlets, programs, photographs and fliers pertaining to the life of Mr. Rumaks as well as Latvian and Latvian American 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 Leons experienced while trying to immigrate to America.  Most of the collection is in Latvian or German, but there are some English documents as well.


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Rumaks, Leons collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Rumaks, Leons collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRCA.

CITE AS

The Rumaks, Leons, Papers, Immigration History Research Center Archvies, University of Minnesota


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