Dresden Jewish community records

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2001.151
  • RG-14.036M
1 Jan 1936 - 31 Dec 1948
Level of Description
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

2,748 digital images, JPEG

3 microfilm reels (digitized), 35 mm

Archival History

Jüdische Gemeinde Dresden


Source of acquisition is the Dresden Jewish Community, Dresden, Germany. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's International Programs Divisions acquired the microfilm from the Dresden Jewish Community, Germany, in June 2001. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the microfilm in Aug. 2001. The entire collection was digitized in 2016.

Scope and Content

Contains correspondence pertaining to the repression and persecution of Jews, documents related to the confiscation of Jewish property and its transfer to new ownership, lists of former residents of Dresden, Germany, and their subsequent whereabouts, missing person reports, deportation tables, and captured Nazi party documents.

System of Arrangement

Organized in the following order with correspondence organized alphabetically: Reel 1: Correspondence 1947, letters K-Z; Reel 2: Correspondence 1947-1948, letters A-G; Reel 3: Correspondence 1945-1946, letters A-K Arrangement is thematic

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Jüdische Gemeinde Dresden

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.