Αρχείο της Ιεράς Μητρόπολης Θεσσαλονίκης
- Archive of the Holy Diocese of Thessaloniki
- Archeio tis Ieras Mitropolis Thessalonikis
Extent and Medium
the extent and medium was not provided.
Scope and Content
The archival material covers the 19th and 20th centuries and includes the proceedings and decisions taken by the Metropolitan Council; general correspondence with the Greek authorities, foreign consulates, local ecclesiastical councils, other religious communities, as well as the Jewish Community of Thessaloniki and individuals. Among other topics are the relations with the Jewish community and cases of conversion to Christianity or Judaism before and during the Second World War. An important topic is the case of the Jewish Cemetery and the attitude of the Metropolitan Council towards the Holocaust. Because of the war or for other reasons, archival materials, such as the volume of the proceedings of the Metropolitan Council from September 1942 until the end of the German Occupation in October 1944, were not found.
Conditions Governing Access
Restrictions on access.
Conditions Governing Reproduction
Restrictions on reproduction.
A catalogue is not available.
Existence and Location of Originals
Iera Mitropoli Thessalonikis.
English description written by Vasilis Ritzaleos.
Description is based on site survey and information from the Archive.