Archiwum Państwowe w Warszawie - Oddział w Grodzisku Mazowieckim
- Archiwum Państwowe m. st. Warszawy - Oddział w Grodzisku Mazowieckim
- The State Archive in Warsaw: The Grodzisk Mazowiecki Branch
- The State Archive of the Capital City of Warsaw: The Grodzisk Mazowiecki Branch
The archive came into existence in 2000 according to the Order of Chief-Director of State Archives No 27 of November 17, 2000 as a branch of State Archive of the Capital City of Warsaw.
Mandates/Sources of Authority
Nowadays. The branch of the State Archive of The Capital City of Warsaw in Grodzisk Mazowiecki works on the ground of the Act on National Archival Records and Archives of July 14, 1983, Journal of Law, (Dziennik Ustaw) No38, 1983.07.19 with later changes.
The archive is located in the building in Poniatowskiego street.
Archival and Other Holdings
The archive possesses1680 collections and archival founds, which makes 393567 units and 3975 running meters (as for December 31, 2006) from 19th century to the present time. For the most part, the documents are concerning the state and local administration (the Russian-tsar administration, villages and town records, Russian-tsar military administration, electoral comission to the Russian Parliament - Duma, revenue-offices). There are the register books of the various parishes and religion communities (baptists, protestants, orthodox, jewish, menonits and catholics). The archive gathers the documents from financial institutions, guilds, and factories, social organizations ("Służba Polsce", FJN, PRON), learned and cultural institutions.
The archive's holdings are available in the workroom open Monday-Thursday 9.00 - 15.00.
Conditions of Access
The access is regulated by Instruction No. 4 of the Head Office of State Archives in Poland, dated February 1, 2013.