Poglavnikovo povjereništvo Sarajevo

  • The Office of President's (Poglavnik) representatives Sarajevo
Language of Description
1941 - 1942
Level of Description
  • Croatian
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • Latin

Extent and Medium

8 books, 30 boxes of records, 9 folders

Biographical History

After the declaration of "Independent State of Croatia", on 10th of April 1941 on its territory news temporary government. Territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, without former Vrbas banovina (province) was entrusted to Hakija Hadžić and Božidar Bralo from Sarajevo. "Poglavnikovo povjereništvo" started its work in Sarajevo on 24th of April 1941, and it took the role of provincial government. The one in Sarajevo had 8 departments. It was operational until 7th of August 1941, since new legislation declared after 10th of june 1941 created new regional government units (velike župe).

System of Arrangement

Records are arranged in series: Books (8, 1941.), and other records:

  1. General department
  2. Management
  3. Department of rural management
  4. Department for religion and education
  5. Technical department
  6. Department for social care and public health
  7. Department for trade and industry
  8. Department for employment regarding the Ustaša government

Finding Aids

  • Guide and finding aids available in the Archive, also published as an article in local journal: Samija SARIĆ, Vodič za fond Poglavnikovo povjereništvo - Povjereništvo Sarajevo. 1941, Glasnik Arhiva i Društva arhivskih zaposlenika Bosne i Hercegovine, year 10-11, issue 10.11, Sarajevo 1970/1971, pg.321-325.

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0