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Collection of Herta Lūse (1891-1980), opera singer (USA)

    This collection contains correspondence, documents and photos of Latvian opera singer Herta Lūse. She was born in Riga but escaped to Vitebsk during World War I. She returned to Latvia in 1922 but escaped again during World War II to Germany and later emigrated to the United States.

    Original source name : Lūse Herta (1891-1980), operdziedātāja, (ASV)
    English translation : Collection of Herta Lūse (1891-1980), opera singer (USA)
    Creator : personal fonds
    Document- type 1 : correspondence
    Document- type 2 : personal
    Reference number : LV_LVA_F 2023
    Language(s) : Latvian
    Geographical coverage : Latvia, US
    Time range : 20thc.
    Year(s) : 1930-1997
    Theme 1 : art and culture
    Theme 2 : war and displacement
    Link to the item in the catalogue :
    Archive name : Latvijas Nacionālais arhīvs
    Archive name (English) : The National Archives of Latvia
    Archive address : Šķūņu street 11, Riga, LV-1050
    City : Riga
    Country : Latvia
    Official website and institutional resources :
    Finding aid(s) :
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