Records of the World Jewish Congress in Romania

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2011.16
  • RG-68.028
1 Jan 1944 - 31 Dec 1945
Level of Description
  • Romanian
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

15,644 digital images, JPEG

2 DVDs,

Archival History

Federația Comunităților Evreiești din România


Source of acqusition is the Yad Vashem, who obtained copies from the Arhivele Naționale ale României (Romanian National Archives), Centrul pentru Studiul Istoriei records of the Evreilor din România (Center for Study of History of Jews in Romania) of the Federatia Comunitatilor Evreiesti din Romania (Federation of Jewish Communities of Romania). The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in 2011.

Scope and Content

World Jewish Congress census of Holocaust survivors in Romania in 1945; documents on the persecution of Jews under the Antonescu regime, deportations of Jews from Transylvania, forced labor, and other subjects (an inquiry into Adalbert Kallay); a list of administrators of property “Romanianized” from Jews.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Federația Comunităților Evreiești din România


Corporate Bodies



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.