Reichsministerium für Volksaufklärung und Propaganda (R 55)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2001.13
  • RG-14.029M
1 Jan 1933 - 31 Dec 1945
Level of Description
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

6,537 microfiche,


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 Bundesarchiv Berlin, Germany, Record Group R 55. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's International Programs Division purchased the microfiche from the Bundesarchiv in 2000. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the microfiche in Feb. 2001.

System of Arrangement

Record Group, R 55, Files:1 4, 6-65, 67-201, 203-238, 240-696, 698-1493 962 twice.

Conditions Governing Access

Restrictions on access. To access Bundesarchiv collections researchers must fill out a "Request for Access to Bundesarchiv Documents." German and English-language copies of the "Law on the Preservation and Use of Federal Archival Documents" are available at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives reference desk. The requirement was stipulated by the Bundesarchiv in the cooperative agreement signed with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Bundesarchiv (Germany)

Corporate Bodies



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