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Przełożony Starszeństwa Żydow w Getcie Łódzkim

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 2000.126 | RG Number: RG-15.083M

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    Contains various documents of the record group Przełożony Starszeństwa Żydow w Getcie Łódzkim, 1939-1944. Consists predominantly of the records of Chaim Mordechai Rumkowski, the Eldest of the Jews in the ghetto in Łódź, Poland, and of his administration. Included are letters, announcements, circulars, charts, publications, reports, essays, name lists, and photographs.
    Alternate Title
    Der Aelteste der Juden vom Litzmannstadt-Getto
    The elders of the Jews in the Łódź ghetto
    inclusive:  1939-1944
    Credit Line
    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.
    Pełka, Bolesław, ed. Inwentarz akt Przełożonego Starszeństwa Żydów w Getcie Łódzkim 1939-1944. Łódź: Archiwum Państwowe w Łodzi, 2009.

    Samusia, Pawła., and Wiesława Pusia. Fenomen Getta łodzkiego 1940-1944. Łódź: Wydawn. Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2006.

    Physical Details

    Polish Yiddish German
    794,030 digital images : JPEG ; 417 GB.
    707 microfilm reels (digitized) ; 35 mm.
    System of Arrangement
    The system of arrangement of the source repository has been preserved in the microfilmed reels. Arrangement is alphabetical and chronological. Alphabetical cards of employees are microfilmed at the end of the collection (Reels 673-696). Files organized as follow: File 1-2467; Reels 1-328; Reel 329 organized in subgroups: 329/1-329/11; 330-696. File 1011, containing alphabetical information cards of employees, microfilmed at the end of the collection (Reels 673-696)

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions 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 on Use
    Reproduction of more than 100 pages of copies of documents for researchers or other institutions requires a written permission of the General Director of the State Archives of the Republic of Poland. Publication of more than 10 complete documents in an individual work requires the written authorization of the General Director. The Museum may not publish any archival material obtained from the General Director, including specific archives under his control, on the Internet, the World Wide Web, or any other publicly accessible on-line network without the written permission of the General Director. Citation of the materials in any publication must refer to the Museum and the Polish State Archives and must include the name of the archival group and catalogue number of the originals.

    Keywords & Subjects

    Corporate Name
    Nazi Party

    Administrative Notes

    Holder of Originals
    Archiwum Państwowe w Łodzi
    Source of acquisition is the Archiwum Państwowe w Łodzi (Polish States Archives in Łódź), Record group: Przełożony Starszeństwa Żydow w Getcie Łódzkim; File 1-21105. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the first part of the the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archives Project in June 2000, and several subsequent accretions between 2001 and 2007.
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