Hungarian Ministry of Internal Affairs: Central Authority for Controlling Foreigners (KEOKH) [MOL K 490-492]

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2005.583
  • RG-39.034M
1 Jan 1933 - 31 Dec 1944
Level of Description
  • Hungarian
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

5,203 digital images, JPEG

4 microfilm reels (digitized), 16 mm


Archival History

Magyar Országos Levéltár


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 Magyar Országos Levéltár, MOL (Hungarian National Archives), Record Group MOL K 490-492). The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in 2005.

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous correspondence reports from the head of the KEOKH (National Central Authority for Controlling Foreigners) in Budapest. Includes individual files of foreign citizens, most of them Jewish, who came to the attention of KEOKH. The files are arranged in alphabetical order.

System of Arrangement

The system of arrangement of the source repository has been preserved in the microfilmed reels. Arranged in three series: 1. Presidential Papers (elnöki iratok) (K 490), 1937-1944 [Reel 1]; 2. Reserved Papers (reservált iratok) (K491), 1933-1944 [Reel 2]; 3. General Papers (általanos iratok) (K492), Arranged by personal names [Reel 3 and 4].

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Magyar Országos Levéltár

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.