Selected records of the Central Board of Jewish Communities (KIS) Athens, Greece

Identifier
irn37050
Language of Description
English
Alt. Identifiers
  • irn37050
  • 2009.26
Dates
1 Jan 1943 - 31 Dec 1990
Level of Description
Item
Languages
  • Greek
  • English
  • German
  • French
Source
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

37,296 digital images, JPEG

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Acquisition

Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.

Source of acquisition is the Central Board of the Jewish Communities of Greece. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the digitized collection via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archival Programs in April 2009, and accretion in 2015.

System of Arrangement

Arranged in three series: 1. Correspondence of the Central Board of Jewish Communities (KIS) with international Jewish organizations; 2. Lists of names of Greek Jews killed in the extermination camps, relevant correspondence and organising of commemoration ceremonies.; 3. Press clippings and publications on the campaign by KIS for reparations, 1961, and participation of Greek Jews in the National Resistance during the German Occupation.

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No restrictions on access

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