Register of the Voldemars Salnais Papers, 1901-1970.

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Register of the Voldemars Salnais Papers, 1901-1970.

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Encoded by:
James Ryan
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Voldemars Salnais Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1901-1970
Collection number: 75069
Creator: Salnais, Voldemars, 1886-1948.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes, 1 album box 3 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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.
Language: Latvian.

Administrative Information

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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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Access Points

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

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

Series Description

Box No. 1.

Diaries, 1935-1948.

Scope and Content Note

Diaries, handwritten by Voldemars Salnais, arranged chronologically by year
Box No. 1.

Subject File, 1918-1945.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, lists, notes, clippings, printed matter, arranged alphabetically by subject
Box No. 2.

Miscellany, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous notes, clippings, printed matter, etc.

Container List

 

DIARIES, 1935-1948

Box 1.

Diaries

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1918-1945

Box 1.

Baltic independence, 1944

 

Latvian Central Council

 

Latvian National Council in Siberia (Vladivostok) and Office of the Latvian Representative in the Far East and Siberia, 1918-1919

 

Latvian women, organizations, etc.

 

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

 

National League of Women in Latvia

 

MISCELLANY, n.d.

Box 2.

Miscellaneous notes, clippings, printed matter, etc.