Lithuanian Central State Archives

Japanese diplomat's son finds forged 'visas for life' in Lithuanian archives (1)

The youngest son of Chiune Sugihara , a Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from the Holocaust, discovered in the Lithuanian Central State...

Russian ambassador: Lithuania owes Russia 72 billion US dollars (1)

After another May passed placing a flower crown placed near the monument commemorating those that had perished during Lithuania’s road to freedom, with the...

Blessed Teofilius Matulionis – Unarmed Truth: enlarged photographs, personal letters and items from Soviet prisons (1)

Small wooden eggs brought by Bishop Matulionis to his nieces as souvenirs from abroad, Christmas decorations cut out from paper by him, an intricate double...

Chronicle of pre-war Litvak life: Vilnius Jewish archive made available online

Lithuanian specialists have digitized more than 80,000 pages of documents from a pre-war Jewish research institute in order to make them available online.

American and Lithuanian institutions to merge Jewish archives online

The New York-based YIVO Institute for Jewish Research and Lithuanian institutions plan to digitalize and merge online pre-war archives on both sides of the...