Hakibbutz Ha'arzi Archives Collection: Hashomer Hatzair Movement activities in the Warsaw Ghetto

Language of Description
Level of Description

Extent and Medium

2 microfilm reels

Scope and Content

The Collection contains very valuable documentation from the Hashomer Hatzair underground press in the Warsaw Ghetto from the Ringleblum Archive and the underground archive of the Bund Movement in Warsaw (photostats, copies and the original editions), as well as diaries of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising activists from the Hashomer Hatzair movement such as Aliza Melamed, Israel Gutman and others. There are also files containing original material regarding and belonging to the organizers and activists in the uprising, including Mordechai Anilevitz, Yosef Kaplan, Tosia Altman, Aryeh Wilner, Shmuel Breslau and others.

Finding Aids

  • file O.300/55 YV archives

Existence and Location of Originals

  • Moreshet archives

Existence and Location of Copies

  • YV archives


  • he description is based on the original description that was written by Emanuel Berand at the time when the collection was submitted to Yad Vashem, 03 November 1958

Archivist Note

JL according to the RG description in the YV system

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0

Dates of Descriptions