Selected records from the Departmental Archives of the Haute-Loire

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2011.11
  • RG-43.137M
1 Jan 1938 - 31 Dec 1945
Level of Description
  • French
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

9,650 digital images, JPEG

9 microfilm reels, 35 mm

3 DVD-ROMs, 4 3/4 in.

Archival History

Archives départementales de la Haute-Loire


The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the collection from the Archives départementales de la Haute-Loire via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s International Archives Project in January 2011.

Scope and Content

Contains documents concerning the refugee centers in Chambon-sur-Lignon, run by La Cimade (Côteau-Fleuri) and La Maison-des-Roches. Daniel Trocmé, nephew of Pastor Trocmé and director of the latter, was sent to Buchenwald when a round-up occurred (see PV of his arrest). Also includes records from internment camps like Tence, records connected to Gurs on Noé, and police records relating to immigration, foreign workers in forced labor brigades, house arrests and surveillance of foreigners, round-ups, education and teachers.

System of Arrangement

Arrangement is thematic.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Archives départementales de la Haute-Loire



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