Collection of materials relating to World War II Zbiór materiałów z lat i dotyczących II wojny światowej (Sygn.271)

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2017.494.1
  • RG-15.555
1 Jan 1926 - 31 Dec 1946
Level of Description
  • Polish
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

666 digital images, PDF


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 Archiwum Akt Nowych, Poland, Sygn. 271. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in December 2017. Note: This is a cooperative project based on the agreement between USHMM and Yad Vashem, Israel.

System of Arrangement

Arranged in three series: 1. Polish literary work, prophecies, and letters relating to German atrocities in Poland; 2. Register of Polish citizens saved from German concentration camps by the Count Folke Bernadotte; 3. German documents and reports (ORPO, HTO).

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access

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.