Selected records from the State Archives in Siedlce

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 2013.256
  • RG-15.285M
1 Jan 1939 - 31 Dec 1949
Level of Description
  • Polish
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

15,165 digital images, JPEG

13 microfilm reels (digitized), 35 mm

Archival History

Archiwum Państwowe w Siedlcach


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 Państwowe w Siedlcach, Poland. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archives Project in Dec. 2013.

Scope and Content

Records created during the WWII by the German occupation authorities, and after the war by the Polish municipal authorities. Contains files of towns (Łuków, Mińsk Mazowiecki, Siedlce, Węgrów), communes (Łuków, Tuchowicz, Dąbie, Celiny, Łysów, Skórzec, Zbuczyn, Żeliszew, Wyrozęby, Sterdyń, Chruszczewka, Korczew, Kowiesy), county (in Łuków, Węgrów, Sokołów Podlaski, Siedlce), as well as the collection of German posters of the Siedlce county. They refer to various matters, such as the registration of populations, displacements, forced labor, raising taxes and other fares, security and public order, condition of life and fate of the Jewish and Polish population during the war and the situation of the Holocaust survivors after the war, including the activities of the Jewish Committee in Siedlce, census records of Jewish and Polish population in Siedlce region, 1941-1942 (some records from 1933), a list of Aryans and Jews living on the area of Jewish quarter of Siedlce. Nov. 07, 1941, a list of Poles displaced from the Zamość region during 1942-1944, and records of German crimes 1945. Included are also records related to Sinti and Roma deported from the Third Reich to the territories of Poland. The post-war records contain the registration of war damages and exhumations.

System of Arrangement

The system of arrangement of the source repository has been preserved on the microfilm reels. Arranged in twenty one series by localities and a form of materials: 1. Starostwo Powiatowe w Łukowie (Sygn. 547); 2. Akta miasta Łukowa (Sygn. 709); 3. Akta gminy Łuków, and Tuchowicz (Sygn. 667); 4. Akta gminy Dąbie (Sygn. 324); 5. Akta gminy Celiny (Sygn. 297); 6. Akt miasta Mińska Mazowieckiego (Sygn. 765); 7. Akta miasta Siedlce (Sygn. 36); 8. Akta gminy Łysów (Sygn. 93); 9. Akta gminy Skórzec (Sygn. 90); 10. Akta gminy Zbuczyn (Sygn. 91); 11. Akta gminy Żeliszew (Sygn. 92); 12. Akta gminy Wyrozęby (Sygn. 85); 13. Akta gminy Sterdyń (Sygn. 83); 14. Akta gminy Chruszczewka (Sygn. 74); 15. Akta gminy Korczew (Sygn.77); 16. Akta gminy Kowiesy (Sygn. 79); 17. Akta miasta Węgrowa (Sygn. 253); 18. Starostwo Powiatowe w Wegrowie (Sygn. 247); 19. Starostwo Powiatowe w Sokołowie Podlaskim 1944-1950 (Sygn. 86); 20. Starostwo Powiatowe w Siedlcach (Sygn. 29); 21. Zbiór afiszów okupacyjnych powiatu siedleckiego (Sygn.1290).

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Copyright Holder: Naczelna Dyrekcja Archiwów Państwowych



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