Baltische Öl Gesellschaft mit beschänkter Haftung

  • Baltische Öl limited liability company
Language of Description
1941 - 1944
Level of Description
  • German
  • Latin

Extent and Medium

74 records in 5 series

Biographical History

This fonds is a part of a collection of documents of the German economic institution in occupied Estonia 1941-1944. This collection remained in Estonia after the Second World War and was transferred to the National Archive of Estonia, Estonian State Archive.

Scope and Content

The fonds contains original management and economical documents from the oil company Balt. Öl GmbH. Holocaust-related materials in this fonds concern data about forced labour of Jews from Vaivara Concentration Camp in the oil-shale industry in north-eastern Estonia. For example: statistics of forced labour implemented Jews in 1943-1944; reports about working conditions.

System of Arrangement

This archival fonds includes original documents of the German oil company Baltische Öl GmbH in Estonia (1941-1944), and is divided into 5 series: Organisation; Ausbau; Finanz- und Rechtwesen; Arbeitswesen; and Werke.

Detailed information on these sub-categories is available here.

Conditions Governing Access

Free access

Conditions Governing Reproduction

It is possible to order copies, digital copies, and to take photos (without flash). Price list of copies

Finding Aids

Archivist Note

Entry added on October 9, 2014 by Meelis Maripuu, based on finding aids available at the homepage of the Estonian State Archive, printed finding aid, and personal research experiences.

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0