Ethnic Women of Cleveland
Milda Lenkauskas Oral History
Milda Lenkauskas interviewed by Jeanette E. Tuve May 22, 1986 as part of Ethnic Women of Cleveland
Milda Lenkauskas is an active member of Lithuanian community, the Cleveland representative of the Lithuanian Foundation for 12 years and the Vice-president for Cultural Affairs. She was also involved with the World Lithuanian Community. Moreover, Mrs. Lenkauskas spent 6 years on the Board of Directors of the Nationalities Services Center.
Milda Lenkauskas is also a mother of three daughters, and each one of them contributed significantly to the Lithuanian community. All of them belonged to various cultural groups, such as folk dance group "Grandinele" and the Lithuanian girls singing ensemble "Nerija".
For Further Reading
- Lithuanian Americans and Their Communities of Cleveland, by John F. Cadzow
- From the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History:
Digitizing of the transcripts and audio files and preparation of the html version of the transcripts was performed by Sofia Vassenovitch, as part of her practicum project in the School of Library and Information Science, Kent State University, during the Summer term, 2006. She performed this practicum in Special Collections, Cleveland State University Library.
Thanks to Joanne Cornelius and the staffs of the Library's Digital Production Unit and Systems Department for their assistance.
Our thanks go to the Women's Comprehensive Program and the History Department, both of the Cleveland State University, to the George Gund Foundation for their assistance and permissions in producing this site.
Permission & Rights
These digital transcripts and audio files are the property of Cleveland State University and short extracts may be used for academic and private research purposes only. No significant reproduction of this digital edition, and no commercial use in any amount or form is permitted without express written consent of the university.
Any permitted use of this edition must credit the Cleveland State University Library as the source.
Although every effort was made to ensure the accuracy of these transcripts, as measured against the original print version, we do not guarantee that it is an identical copy. Where the original print transcript and the recording differed, we chose to retain the wording of the original transcript.
Furthermore, we have made minor modifications of layout and other changes to enhance the digital presentation of this work that we believe make the web edition easier to use than a literal replication of the print edition would provide. None of these additions or changes detract from the intellectual integrity of the original work.
Cleveland State University holds the copyright to the original work (see permissions), as well as this digital edition.
We hope you enjoy this work and find it valuable.