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Pete Cenarrusa to Sign Copies of His Memoir

December 14, 2009

Pete Cenarrusa, a trailblazer in the Basque American community and former Idaho secretary of state, will unveil and sign his memoir Wednesday Dec. 16 in Boise. He will present his book, "Bizkaia to Boise: The Memoirs of Pete...

Basque Tree Carvings – A Living Legacy Threatened

November 1, 2009

Basque Sheepherder Carvings in the Sierras from Euskal Kazeta Basque News on Vimeo. Across the West, Basque immigrants worked as sheepherders from 1800s to the 1960s. During the summer months, sheepherders would trail with their sheep up into the mountain ranges, where fresh water streams and lush pastu...

Basque History in Shoshone Showcased

September 29, 2009

Professor John Bieter of Boise State University will be leading a discussion October 3 about the history of Basque people in Lincoln County and elsewhere in Idaho. Read More »...

Basques in the Americas 1792-1893

Steve Bass, Historian

September 10, 2009

This is one in a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1592-1692 Basques in the Americas 1692-1792 R...

Basques in the Americas 1692-1792

Steve Bass, Historian

September 1, 2009

This is one in a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1592-1692 Basques in the Americas 1792-1893 Ca...

Basque Sheepherder Monument in Disrepair as It Nears 20th Anniversary

August 25, 2009

The battered statue on the scrub-covered plain in Reno has seen better days. The abstract work of art -- a shepherd carrying a lamb over his shoulders under a full moon -- Read More »...

Immigration Info Sought at Center for Basque Studies

August 21, 2009

Argitxu Camus Etchecopar, a postdoctoral researcher, is collecting the names of Basques who immigrated to California during the 18th and 19th centuries for a project sponsored by the Center for Basque Studies at the Universi...

Basques in the Americas 1592-1692

Steve Bass, Historian

August 19, 2009

This is one of a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1692-1792 Basques in the Americas 1792-1893 Ma...

Basques in Puerto Rico

July 8, 2009

Basque Roots in Puerto Rico from Euskal Kazeta Basque News on Vimeo. ...

Welcome to Euskal Kazeta

July 2, 2009

Welcome to Euskal Kazeta, a new website about Basques around the world, with an emphasis on the United States. The website first went live on June 14, 2009. You can expect much more news, photos and profiles on Basque personalities in...

Aita Martxel Tillous

June 16, 2009

Aita Martxel Tillous: Basque Priest from Euskal Kazeta Basque News on Vimeo. ...

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