Pre-independence maps of Latvia’s cities, with Russian streetnames

Publisher’s note: two other selections of historical Riga maps, some of those with Russian texts as well: http://riga.zurbu.net/maps & https://hutun.livejournal.com/18563.html One Riga map in Russian in high resolution, from circa 1880 https://www.russkije.lv/media/original/r/Riga—karta.jpg

Multilingual documents from the territory of modern Latvia, pre-independence

Images (except the first six documents) courtesy of Victor Gushchin, PhD. An example of another relevant document: https://www.instagram.com/p/BVIo14Ogfi3/ For an example of a trilingual official gazzette of the Riga city from 1902, see http://periodika.lv/#periodical;id=3943548494932466414337361142002956794

Statistical Atlas of Latvia (excerpts), 1938

Document data: Link to the full atlas: https://www.csb.gov.lv/lv/statistika/statistikas-temas/iedzivotaji/iedzivotaju-skaits/meklet-tema/258-latvijas-statistikas-atlass-xx Publisher’s note: the 1935 census was conducted under an ethno-nationalist dictatorship, so the shares of ethnic Latvians might be inflated.