Selected records from the State Archives in Bjelovar, Croatia

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2019.47.1
  • RG-61.030
1 Jan 1941 - 31 Dec 1946
Level of Description
  • Croatian
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

392 digital files, JPEG

Archival History

Državni arhiv u Bjelovaru


Source of acquisition is the Državni arhiv u Bjelovaru, Croatia (State Archive of Bjelovaru). The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Programs Division in March 2019.

Scope and Content

Records related to history of Holocaust in Bjelovar region, a historical territory that encompassed the district authorities of Bjelovar, Čazma, Garešnica, Đurđevac, Daruvar, Livac-Zapolje, Koprivnica, Križevci, Grubišno Polje, Koprivnica, and Križevci in the Independent State of Croatia (1941-1945). The bulk of the collection consists of records related to confiscation of Jewish property and assets in the Bjelovar region municipalities of the region, the appointment of "trustees" overseeing former Jewish shops, arrest warrants, and reports on deportation of Jews to Jasenovac concentration camp. The collection also includes records of the postwar Commission for the Investigation of Crimes Committed on the territory of the Bjelovar region during WWII (Okružna komisija za utvrđivanje ratnih zločina) containing the list of Jewish victims and other related materials.

System of Arrangement

Arranged in eight groups: 1. Velika župa Bilogora Bjelovar, HR DABJ 20; 2. Kotarska oblast Bjelovar, HR DABJ 21; 3. Gradsko poglavarstvo Bjelovar (1941-1945), HR DABJ 22; 4. Zavod za kolonizaciju Zagreb – Pokretni ured Bjelovar, HR DABJ 25; 5. Okružna komisija za utvrđivanje ratnih zločina Bjelovar (1944-1946), HR DABJ 29; 6. Općinski odbor SUBNORH Daruvar, HR DABJ 277; 7. Općinsko poglavarstvo trgovišta Daruvar (1941-1945), HR DABJ 673; 8. Općinski sekretarijat za unutrašnje poslove Daruvar, HR DABJ 1070; 9. Kotarska oblast Daruvar, HR DABJ 1106.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions on access. This material can only be accessed in a Museum reading room or other on-campus viewing stations. No other access restrictions apply to this material.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Državni arhiv u Bjelovaru

Corporate Bodies



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