Archiwum Państwowe w Koszalinie
- The State Archive in Koszalin
Mandates/Sources of Authority
Nowadays. The State Archive in Koszalin works on the ground of the Act on National Archival Records and Archives of July 14, 1983, Journal of Law, (Dziennik Ustaw) No 38, 1983.07.19 with later changes.
Archival and Other Holdings
The State Archive in Koszalin possesses 859 collections and archival founds, which makes over 162000 units and 2300 running metres.The oldest documents originate from the half of 16th century. There are two main historical spaces of documents: German (1555-1945) and Polish (after 1945). Among German collections there are records of Regierung Koslin and district (Landratamt) in Bytów, Człuchów, Złotów, and Wałcz, records of 115 registry-offices, judicial documents and towns records. Polish collection contains records of state and local administration, financial institutions, records of Voivodship and local committies of Polish Communist Party (PZPR).
The State Archive's holdings are available in the workroom open Monday, Tuesday 8.00 - 18.00 and Wednesday-Friday 8.00 - 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.