Okresný úrad v Ilave I

  • District Office in Ilava I
Language of Description
1923 - 1945
Level of Description
  • Slovak
  • Latin

Extent and Medium

63,73 linear meters, paper documents.

Scope and Content

The fonds contains documents of the District Office in Ilava which was the regional state administration body. The fonds is quite well preserved. It contains files pertaining to the so-called Aryanization, temporary administration of Jewish households, files pertaining to the forced labor of Jews and to the creation of the labor camps. Besides those there are also documents pertaining to activities of the branch of the Jewish Center (Ústredňa Židov) in district Ilava. Some documents pertain to the expulsion of Jews from the center of the town of Ilava in 1942, to deportations of Jews from Ilava district in 1942, as well as to the exclusion of Jews from public service. The fonds contains a file pertaining to the proposal of the District Command of the Hlinka Guard (Okresné veliteľstvo Hlinkovej gardy v Ilave) to forbid all Jews to walk through the main square of Ilava. The fonds also contains the list of Jewish houses in Ilava and very important documents pertaining to the political prison (Concentration camp) in Ilava and Jewish Labor Center in Ilava.


No accruals expected.

Conditions Governing Access


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Not damaged.

Archivist Note

The fonds was identified and described by Ján Hlavinka.

Rules and Conventions

EHRI Guidelines for Description v.1.0