Records of the SS in Lublin (Sygn. 22)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 1995.A.1266
  • RG-15.056M
1 Jan 1939 - 31 Dec 1945
Level of Description
  • German
  • Polish
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

37 microfilm reels, 35 mm


Archival History

Archiwum Państwowe w Lublinie


Source of acquisition is the Archiwum Państwowe w Lublinie. The records were created by various German occupation agencies during World War II. They were deposited in the Archiwum Państwowe w Lublinie (State Archives in Lublin) after the war and were filmed for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives in 1994 and 1995.

Scope and Content

The bulk of the collection contains the records of the Zentralbauleitung der Waffen SS und Polizei in Lublin, Poland, relating to the design and construction of various camp facilities in and around Lublin, among them KGL (Kriegsgefangenenlager) Lublin and "Lager F" in Lublin. Records from other occupation agencies in Lublin contain information about general administrative and police matters in Lublin and surrounding communities. Also includes records of the Jewish councils (Judenräte) in Biskupice and Zamosc ranging from 1939 to 1942. Among these records are several lists of Jewish citizens from the area, Included in the records of the occupation agencies is information about combatting partisans; investigations of citizens; disease control; weapons control; registration of deaths; prohibition on public gatherings, etc. in Lublin and the surrounding areas.

System of Arrangement

The system of arrangement of the source repository has been preserved in the microfilmed reels. This collection is arranged thematically. The microfilm reels may include materials related to other institutions not related to the Zentralbauleitung.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Naczelna Dyrekcja Archiwów Państwowych

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.