Държавен архив – Варна

  • Durzhaven arhiv - Varna
  • Varna State Archive

History

State Archive in Varna was created in 1952. After many reorganizations it became since 2010 the branch of the Regional State Archives in Varna.

Mandates/Sources of Authority

Through the years the Archive was headed by: Petar Zhelev (1952–1955), Zhelyazko Georgiev (1956–1957), Maria Penkova (1958–1979), Stefan Lilov (1980–1995), Borislav Dryanovski (1995–2007), Ginka Koleva (2007–2010).

Archival and Other Holdings

As for 1 I 2018 the archive contained 4086 archival collections (304 296 archival units)

As of the 1st Jan. 2012 the total fonds’ amount of the Archive is 3760.6 linear metres with 4069 archival fonds (3905 public and 164 private) with 296 477 archival units; 1257 partial accessions and 2778 memoirs. The Security fonds consists of 2 982 386 frames of negatives and positives.

Sources

  • YV/ClaimsCon'06/online search

  • ARCHIVES STATE AGENCY INFORMATION SYSTEM