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My Gold is My People,
—Rudolfs Blaumanis (1863-1908)
Browse our unique collection to learn more about Latvia’s history and culture—and get to know Latvia and the Latvians through our pictures and travelogues.
- Revisit Rīga in autumn! 2004 photos now bigger and better.
- Use our 1945 calendar for 2018. That and more in Literatūras Gada Grāmata (Literary Almanac) 1945.
- Peters' December 2007 concert trip. Freedom Monument and holiday Rīga.
- The Lord's Prayer in 500 Languages. Latvian across the centuries and more.
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Center for Baltic Heritage
Explore the Latvian and Baltic past through accounts and pictures of the times.
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