Nazi Documentation Collection, 1933-1944

Language of Description
1 Jan 1933 - 31 Dec 1944
Level of Description
Record group
  • German

Extent and Medium

467 Files

Scope and Content

Nazi documentation of different kinds and from different sources which arrived at Yad Vashem as individual documents and not as part of concentrated collections. In the Collection there is documentation from the Nazi authorities in Germany, the occupation authorities in various countries, local governments, camps and systems for repression and murder of the Jews and opponents of the regime, such as the Sicherheitspolizei (SIPO-Security Police), the Sicherheitsdienst (SD-Security Service) and Adolf Eichmann's office. The documentation includes official documents, activity reports, statistical data, lists of inmates, protocols of meetings, personal documentation and more.

Finding Aids

  • Description of the files are available on IDEA ALM system at Yad Vashem Archives reading room

Existence and Location of Originals

  • YV archives

Existence and Location of Copies

  • Some of the files are copies from various creators and archives

Archivist Note

JL according to the RG description in the YV system

Dates of Descriptions