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| • Old Lithuanian books (1547-1863); |
• Books from the press ban period (1864-1904);
• Books of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the 16th-17th c. in Latin
• Books from Lithuania Minor;
• Books in Lithuanian and other languages published in Lithuania in the
• Books in Polish published in Lithuania in 1905-1917;
• Books published in the first half of the 20th c.
| • Roman Catholic church register books of various parishes |
from the 15th c. until the first half of the 20th c.;
• judicial books from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (1540-1845);
• documents from archives of Lithuanian estates (the 18th c. until
the first half of the 19th c.);
• 17th-19th c. sources for the history of Vilnius University.
archives of Petras Šalčius, Pranas Juozapavičius, Augustinas Janulaitis,
Julija Žukauskaitė, Leonas Kuodys, Laima Rapšytė, Juozapas Stakauskas,
Elena Gabulaitė, Aleksandra Šilgalytė, Emilija Juzulėnienė, Motiejus
Lukšys, Irena Moigytė, Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė, Matas Slančiauskas,
Matas Untulis, Antanas Povylius and Povilas Šiaučiūnas.
Objects from the Lithuanian Art Museum
The applied art collection
| • Lithuanian expatriate periodicals of 1945-2000; |
• Lithuanian-language periodicals published in Lithuania in 1832-1940;
• Newspapers, magazines and continuing publications in Belarusian
published in Lithuania in 1906-1940.
Periodicals published in Kaunas, Klaipėda and Šiauliai:
• the Polish-language periodical Dzień Kowieński published
in Kaunas (1922-1934);
• the municipal newspaper of Klaipėda Raudonasis švyturys (1945-1950);
• the municipal newspaper of Šiauliai Raudonoji vėliava (1944-1974).
| • archaeological ceramics; |
• ceramics of 1971-1975 ;
• 16th-20th c. metalwork (special collection);
• chinaware from the 17th c. until the early 20th c.;
• 17th-20th c. glassware;
• 16th-20th c. historical textile ;
• furniture from the 16th c. until the first half of the 20th c.;
• numismatics from the 14th-16th and the 16th-20th c., and
the 16th-18th c. medals.
The folk art collection
| Ephemera from the 17th c. until the first half of the 20th c.: |
• proclamations, government orders, decrees and posters;
• bills, programmes and photographs, etc. of events by theatres and
concert events by various societies;
• various small confessional publications, etc.
| • applied folk art from the 19th c. until the early 20th c.: |
furniture, woodwork and crockery;
• folk fine arts from the 17th c. until the 1st half of the 20th c.;
• folk textile from the 18th c. until the 1st half of the 19th c.:
clothing, sheets, blankets and fabrics ;
• photograph collection of folk art from 1921-1929.
The fine arts collection
| Photographs from the second half of the 19th c. until the 20th c.; |
The first half of the 20th c.:
• city view postcards and postcard collections in Lithuanian, English, Polish,
Russian and German from the Lithuanica holdings published prior to 1945;
• posters and exlibris;
• scenographic sketches.
The Soviet-era photonegatives and photographs from 1960-1990.
| • 16th-19th c. painting; |
• painting from the first half of the 20th c.;
• old sculpture from the 14th c. until the first half of the 20th c.
and expatriate sculpture;
• 17th-20th c. watercolour and pastel;
• 20th c. artistic photography;
• historical photography.
| • Atlases and maps from the 17th c. until the first half of the 20th c.; |
• Nautical charts, etc.
| • Lithuanian old classical literature (13th–18th c.); |
• Lithuanian early modern classical literature (19th–early 20th c.);
• Lithuanian modern classical literature.
Collection of sound recordings
| • Shellac records produced in various countries in 1907-1966; |
• Vinyl records produced in various countries in 1941-1993
- Bažnyčių metrikų aktų knygos (Roman Catholic church register books) (4446)
- Knygos (Books) (10886)
- Rankraščiai (Manuscripts) (22174)
- Periodika (Periodicals) (1962)
- Šiuolaikinės lietuvių literatūros klasika (249)
- Senosios lietuvių literatūros klasika (XIII-XVIII a.) (68)
- Naujųjų laikų lietuvių literatūros klasika (XIX a. ir XX a. I pusė) (915)
- Pirmosios lietuviškos plokštelės (First Lithuanian gramophone records) (45)
- Vokalinė muzika (Vocal music) (8336)
- Bažnytinė vokalinė muzika (Sacred vocal music) (465)
- Instrumentinė muzika (Instrumental music) (2797)
- Sceninė muzika (Theatre music) (792)
- Estradinė muzika (Popular music) (2277)
- Literatūriniai įrašai (Literature records) (1048)
- Muzika pianolai (Music for pianola) (61)
- Garso įrašų kolekcija (0)