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Acquisition Trips to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania: June 3-14 2009

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Photos (All photos by Tatjana Lorković)

Art Nouveau building in Alberta iela (street), Riga, by Russian architect Mikhail O. Eisenstein. Another Eisenstein building on the same street. A corner view of the same building. Model of the new National Library of Latvia, designed by the Latvian-American architect Gunārs Birkerts and scheduled to open in 2012. Tatjana Lorković with former Baltic Library Intern from the National Library of Latvia Ginta Zalcmane (left), at the Brothers' (Military) Cemetery in Riga. (June 5, 2009) Tatjana Lorković with two former Baltic Library Intern from the National Library of Latvia, Ginta Zalcmane (left) and Anda Simina (right), on the construction site of the new library building (see below). (June 5, 2009) Tatjana Lorković with former Baltic Library Intern from Tartu University Library Signe Bachman. (Tartu, June 12, 2009)
Iron manhole in Tartu, Estonia. Adam Mickiewicz Monument in Vilnius, by the Lithuanian sculptor Gediminas Jokubonis ( built 1984). Bust of Sir Isaiah Berlin by Anthony Stone. Andrish Vilks, National Librarian of Latvia, Dr. Vaira Vike-Freiberga, former Pesident of Latvia, and sculptor Anthony Stone at the unveiling of the bust of Isaiah Berlin. (National Library of Latvia, Riga, June 6, 2009) Former International Associate Egle Stalnioniene in her office at the Vilnius, Lithuania, Music and Art Public Library. (Vilnius, June 7, 2009) Tatjana Lorković with former Baltic Library Intern Edite Muzniece (Latvian Academic Library). (Riga, June 4, 2009) Tatjana Lorković with former Baltic Library Intern from Tartu University Library Tiina Tolli. (Tartu, June 12, 2009)