Welcome to Latvia

Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia in the National Theater( 18th November, 1918 )Picture by Vilis Rīdzenieks

A week after the end of World War I. With the German army still in the country, the People’s Council ( formed one day earlier ) declares Latvia’s independence. Jānis Čakste is assigned the chairman, Kārlis Ulmanis the prime minister of the temporary governemnt. The government calls for a soon democratic election and demands the Geman army to leave the country.People’s Council of Latvia acts as a temporary government until 1920 when Constitutional Assembly is elected.

Quite possibly the most well-known picture out of the history of Latvia.
Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia in the National Theater
( 18th November, 1918 )
Picture by Vilis Rīdzenieks

A week after the end of World War I. With the German army still in the country, the People’s Council ( formed one day earlier ) declares Latvia’s independence. Jānis Čakste is assigned the chairman, Kārlis Ulmanis the prime minister of the temporary governemnt. The government calls for a soon democratic election and demands the Geman army to leave the country.
People’s Council of Latvia acts as a temporary government until 1920 when Constitutional Assembly is elected.

Quite possibly the most well-known picture out of the history of Latvia.

  1. rozaalaacis reblogged this from laaaraaa
  2. jemapelagate reblogged this from agneseludborza
  3. kristiniite reblogged this from agnethas-life
  4. marrttha reblogged this from vvoguedx
  5. amazingalii reblogged this from sonorapaula
  6. paradiseinsideofyou reblogged this from rutabruzevica
  7. vvoguedx reblogged this from baltadainais
  8. laaaraaa reblogged this from rutabruzevica
  9. rutabruzevica reblogged this from baltadainais
  10. agnethas-life reblogged this from baltadainais
  11. baltadainais reblogged this from sonorapaula
  12. agneseludborza reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  13. sonorapaula reblogged this from cat-as-you-are
  14. yourpervertedneighbor reblogged this from rococo-girls-shrine
  15. rococo-girls-shrine reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  16. danywood reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  17. nellijanikulceva reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  18. sabinevilka reblogged this from celunavi
  19. darxsouls reblogged this from eivoux
  20. cat-as-you-are reblogged this from sunbeamsthroughthetrees
  21. eivoux reblogged this from photobylaura
  22. photobylaura reblogged this from wonderful-latvia and added:
    Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia in the National Theater ( 18th November, 1918 ) Picture by Vilis Rīdzenieks A...
  23. sunbeamsthroughthetrees reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  24. celunavi reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  25. buttertrayofcocain reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  26. glitzmeow reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  27. onceuponariley reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  28. uupiic reblogged this from wonderful-latvia
  29. wonderful-latvia posted this