Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The collection includes various types of materials: letters with other Basque personalities in the exile, on political and cultural issues, from 1939 to 1958; the card catalog that serves as basis for Eusko Bibliographia; and journals on a trip to Philipines in 1979-1980.

BSQAP 0177 1939-1958

Old call number: Basque Government in Exile Jon Bilbao Correspondence

Correspondence of Jon Bilbao with several members of the Basque Government and PNV: José Antonio Agirre (1947-1958), Juan Ajuriagerra (1948-1949), Agustín Alberro (1947), Euzkadi Buru Batzarra (EBB, 1949-1950), Javier Gortazar (Sabindar Batza, 1951-1954), Andrés Irujo (1946-1958), the Subdelegation of the Basque Government in Boise (1939-1943), Jesús Galíndez (1945-1954), Manuel Irujo (1939-1956), Manu de la Sota (1939-1942, 1946-1947), Antón Irala (1939-1949), Francisco Javier Landaburu (1947-1949), José María Lasarte (1947-1952), Jesús María Leizaola (1959), Telesforo Monzón (1947-1950), José Rezola (1948-1954), Luis Zarrabeitia (1949-1954).

BSQAP 0197 1975

Old call number: Euzko Apurrak

Galley proofs of Eusko Bibliographia.

BSQST 0045 - BSQST 0052

Card Catalog. Eusko Bibliographia.

BSQAP 0430 -Handwritten notes on a trip to Philippines on 1979-1980.

-Two check books.

-Handwritten notes on Amerikanuak

BSQAP 0431-BSQAP 0432

Questionnaires made to Basques in the US, sheep man, herders and Basque hotels owners.

BSQAP 0433

Manuscript by Ruth Landes titled Tongues that Defy the State


  • 1939-1975


Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site.


2 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials



Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Jon Bilbao Basque Library Repository

1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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