Register of the Voldemars Salnais papers

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Title: Voldemars Salnais papers
Date (inclusive): 1901-1973
Collection Number: 75069
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Latvian
Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes, 1 album box (3.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, clippings, printed matter, and photographs relating to Latvian independence movements, foreign relations, and women's organizations; Latvians in Siberia (Vladivostok); and the Office of the Latvian Representative in the Far East and Siberia. Includes some materials collected by Milda Salnais.
Creator: Salnais, Voldemars, 1886-1948.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Voldemars Salnais Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

Accruals

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Biographical Note

1886 Born
1920 Vice Director, Latvian Central Bureau of Statistics
1921 Delegate to the League of Nations, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
1923 Delegate to the League of Nations
1925 Minister of Public Welfare
1926 Delegate to the International Labor Organization
1927 Director, Central Bureau of Statistics
1933 Delegate to the League of Nations
1934 Director, Central Bureau of Statistics
1937-1940 Minister to Sweden, Norway and Denmark
1940-1945 Organizer of National Underground in Baltic States
1948 Died

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Latvia--Foreign relations--Scandinavia.
Latvia--Foreign relations.
Latvia--History--1918-1940.
Latvia--History--Soviet occupation, 1940-1941.
Latvia.
Latvians--Siberia (Russia)
Nationalism--Latvia.
Scandinavia--Foreign relations--Latvia.
Scandinavia.
Siberia (Russia)
Soviet Union.
Women--Latvia.
World War, 1939-1945--Latvia.
World War, 1939-1945.

 

Diaries, 1935-1948

Scope and Contents note

Diaries, handwritten by Voldemars Salnais.
Box/Folder : 1 : 1

Diary, 1934-1938

Box/Folder : 1 : 2

Diary, 1939-1943

Box/Folder : 1 : 3

Diary, 1943-1948

 

Subject File, 1918-1945

Scope and Contents note

Comprised of correspondence, memoranda, reports, lists, notes, clippings, and printed matter.
Box/Folder : 1 : 4

Baltic independence, 1944

Box/Folder : 1 : 5

Latvian Central Council, circa 1940

Box/Folder : 1 : 6

Latvian National Council and Office of Representative in the Siberia, 1918-1919

Box/Folder : 1 : 7

Latvian women, organizations, etc., circa 1920-1930

Box/Folder : 1 : 8

Latvian Young Men's Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) in Siberia, 1919

Box/Folder : 1 : 10

National League of Women in Latvia, circa 1925

 

Miscellany, 1886-1973

Scope and Contents note

Miscellaneous notes, clippings, and printed matter.
Box/Folder : 2 : 1

Miscellany, 1886-1924

Box/Folder : 2 : 2

Miscellany, circa 1906-1970

Box/Folder : 2 : 3

Miscellany, circa 1920-1940

Box/Folder : 2 : 4

Miscellany, circa 1921-1937

Box/Folder : 2 : 5

Miscellany, circa 1922-1948

Box/Folder : 2 : 6

Miscellany circa 1924-1964

Box/Folder : 2 : 7

Miscellany, circa 1928-1942

Box/Folder : 2 : 8

Miscellany, circa 1937

Box/Folder : 2 : 9

Miscellany, 1937-1938

Box/Folder : 2 : 10

Miscellany, circa 1937-1947

Box/Folder : 2 : 11

Miscellany, circa 1940-1960

Box/Folder : 2 : 12

Miscellany, circa 1940-1961

Box/Folder : 3 : 1

Miscellany, 1970-1973

Box/Folder : 3 : 2-3

Miscellany, Undated