Selected records from the Departmental Archives of the Haute-Marne

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2008.104
  • RG-43.106M
1 Jan 1938 - 31 Dec 1947
Level of Description
  • French
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

11,054 digital images, JPEG

20 microfilm reels, 35 mm

4 DVD-ROMs, 4 3/4 in.

2 digital images of posters, PDF


Archival History

Archives départementales de la Haute-Marne


Source of acquisition is the Departmental Archives of the Haute-Marne (Archives Départementales de la Haute-Marne). The records are from the Prefect's Office, Special Departments for Jewish Questions (998 W), Secret Societies (1382 W), Justice (6 U), the Police (367 W), and Veterans' Affairs (392 W). The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the collection from the Departmental Archives of the Haute-Marne, via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s International Archives Project on 3 October 2008.

Scope and Content

This collection contains documents concerning the Centre de rassemblement de Langres (Center for grouping together “enemy aliens” at Langres during the “drôle de guerre” 1939-1940); internment camp at the Fort of Peigney, for Roma; Camp de Chalons; and Camp de Germaines. Also included is the transfer of Roma from Peigney to Arc-en-Senans (Doubs), and when that was closed, to Jargeau (Loiret). It also contains documents from a Special Department concerning Jewish Questions including: census, special inquiries, mandatory wearing of the Jewish star, the Group of Foreign Workers (GTE), Aryanization of Jewish property, court judgments concerning sequestered property, and investigations of freemasons.

System of Arrangement

Arrangement is thematic.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Archives départementales de la Haute-Marne



This description is derived directly from structured data provided to EHRI by a partner institution. This collection holding institution considers this description as an accurate reflection of the archival holdings to which it refers at the moment of data transfer.