Reichspressechef selected records (NS 42)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2002.234
  • RG-68.020M
1 Jan 1931 - 31 Dec 1945
Level of Description
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

10 microfilm reels, 35 mm


Original records, NS 42, are located in Bundesarchiv, Berlin. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's International Archives Project exchanged the microfilms from the Yad Vashem Archives in Jerusalem, Israel. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the microfilms in June 2002.

System of Arrangement

Thematic. Record group NS 42. Reel list: Reel 1: File 1; Reel 2: File 2, 3; Reel 3: File 6 ; Reel 4: File 4, 5, 7 ; Reel 5: File 8-12; Reel 6: File 13-14; Reel 7: File15-17 ; Reel 8: File 18-20; Reel 9: File 21-37; Reel 10: File 38-40

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)

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