Státní oblastní archiv v Třeboni

  • State Regional Archives in Třeboň
  • SOA v Třeboni

Mandates/Sources of Authority

The State Regional Archives in Třeboň is an administrative authority directly managed by the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic.

Since 2002, it has consisted of a main office in Třeboň with branches in České Budějovice, Český Krumlov and Jindřichův Hradec. State district archives are in České Budějovice, Český Krumlov, Jindřichův Hradec, Písek, Prachatice, Strakonice and Tábor. Its jurisdiction covers the geographic area of the Southern Bohemia region (Jihočeský kraj).

Archival and Other Holdings

Of special interest in the State Regional Archive Třeboň are the collections relating to the Gipsy camp in Lety (Cikánský tábor Lety 1940-1945) and the District High Commissioner (Oberlandrat), which was the highest administrative regional body in the Protectorate in České Budějovice and Tábor. The Archives also hold documentation on the Extraordinary People's Courts (Mimořádný lidový soud) in České Budějovice, Písek and Tábor that were held in the wake of the Second World War.

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

It is possible to consult the Archives' inventories online at:

https://digi.ceskearchivy.cz/inventories

The database "Archive Groups in the Czech Republic", administered by the Ministry of Interior of the Czech Republic, also provides the public with basic information on fonds and collections stored in archives throughout the Czech Republic. The web application is available in English:

https://aplikace.mvcr.cz/archivni-fondy-cr/default.aspx?lang=en

Opening Times

Monday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

There is a lunch break between 11.00 and 12.00. Researchers do not have to leave the study room at this time, but no services will be provided by the staff.

With regard to the limited capacity of the study room and the time needed to the prepare requested archival material, it is necessary to contact the reading room at least two weeks in advance and agree on a suitable date for the research visit.

Reading room email: +420 384 758 524

Reading room telephone number: +420 384 758 524

Conditions of Access

Seats in study room must be reserved at least 2 weeks in advance.

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