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Shatz, Frank

Shatz, Frank
Historical Note
Frank Shatz was born in Czechoslovakia. He escaped from a Nazi slave labor camp and participated in underground activities. He worked as a journalist in Prague before escaping Communist rule with his wife Jaroslava. Shatz was the founder of the Lake Placid (N.Y.) Council on Foreign Policy. He and his wife created the Frank and Jaroslava Diplomat-in-Residence endowment at the College of William and Mary. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Frank Shatz.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Frank Shatz Papers, 1965-2014
Digital Content
Frank Shatz Inventory for Acc. 2010.025, 2009