Смоленская городская управа

  • Smolensk town council
Language of Description
1941 - 1943
Level of Description
  • German
  • Russian
  • Cyrillic
  • Latin

Extent and Medium

350 files

Biographical History

During the Second World war Smolensk Region was occupied from July 13, 1941 to October 5, 1943. During the occupation Smolensk Region belonged to the jurisdiction of Reichskommissariat Ostland. Special administrative and penal authoriries were created.

Scope and Content

Orders, commands and warrants of a city mayors: on registration of population and on issue of uniform identity cards as a supplement to passport; on introduction of labor service; on taxes and duties; on establishment of city- and and volost' police; on mobilization of an unemployed people for railway tracks cleaning; on necessity of communist literature collection. Orders on households registration in Smolensk city and suburban areas; on rename of streets, lanes, squares and parks. Acts of seizure of city residents' property. Birth and death certificats of Smolensk residents for 1942-1943 years.

Existence and Location of Copies

  • USHMM (RG-22.007) keeps copies from selected cases from all the 350 cases.

Archivist Note

Entry selected by Anastasia Zaplatina

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0