Selected Records from the Foreign Office: Embassy and Consulates, United States of America: General Correspondence (FO 115)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2010.327
  • RG-59.058
1 Jan 1918 - 31 Dec 1947
Level of Description
  • English
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

173 digital images, TIFF

1 DVD-ROM, 4 3/4 in.

Archival History

National Archives (Great Britain)


Source of acquisition is the British Public Record Office. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Program Division in November 2010.

Scope and Content

Contains general correspondence from the Embassy and Consulates of the United States of America relating to Jews, the sale in Argentina of exit permits for Jews in Nazi Germany, the evacuation of Jewish refugees from occupied Europe in 1944, and illegal immigration.

System of Arrangement

Arrangement is thematic.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access. This material can only be accessed in a Museum reading room or other on-campus viewing stations. No other access restrictions apply to this material.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: National Archives (Great Britain)



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