|Abstract:||A compilation of autobiographical materials describing Harijs Saukants' childhood in Latvia, WWII period, including the author's refugee experience, and emigration and resettlement in the United States. Includes copies of personal documentation, photogrpahs, news clippings.|
Collection acquired from Harijs Saukants, of Shelton, WA, via Nicholas Berkholtz of Minnetonka, MN, in September 2001.
Harijs Saukants (b. 1925) had an association with CBS Walter Cronkite during the Nuremberg Trials in Germany after WWII, he maintained contact with Cronkite in the following decades. HS attended the University of Minnesota, later moved to Oregon and Washington.
The Saukants, Harijs (Harry) collection is available for public research.
The Saukants, Harijs (Harry) collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.
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The Saukants, Harijs (Harry) Papers, Latvian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
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