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Zespół Zwiazek Towarzystw Opieki nad Sierotami, CENTOS (Sygn. 200)

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 1997.A.0126 | RG Number: RG-15.077M

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    Contains reports, minutes, remarks to reports, inspection reports, kitchen inventory, kitchen menu, financial statements, correspondence, and a variety of documents relating to the work of the CENTOS kitchens and boarding houses between 1941-1942, in the ghetto in Warsaw, Poland. Records document virtually all aspects of CENTOS kitchens activities, including organizational structure, kitchen expenses, staffing, kitchen menu, food supplies, falsification of food supplies, unfair accusation of shortages, disinfection of the kitchens, coal supplies, and all elements of inspection tasks.
    Alternate Title
    Records of the Associations for the Care of Orphans CENTOS
    inclusive:  1941-1942
    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.
    Collection Creator
    Centralne Towarzystwo Opieki nad Sierotami
    Cukierman, I. „Antek”, Nadmiar pamieci (Siedem owych lat). Wspomnienia 1939-1946,

    Engelking, B. Leociak, J. Getto warszawskie. Przewodnik po nieistniejącym mieście. Warszawa, 2001.

    Barski, J. Przeżycia i wspomnienia z lat okupacji. Warszawa, 1986.

    Ringelblum, E. Kronika getta warszawskiego. Wrzesień 1939-styczeń 1943. Warszawa

    Temkin - Bermanowa, B. Dziennik z podziemia, Warszawa, 2001.

    Physical Details

    Polish Yiddish
    28 digital files : PDF ; 0.25 GB.
    1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
    1 DVD-ROM ; 4 3/4 in..
    System of Arrangement
    The system of arrangement of the source repository has been preserved in the microfilmed reels. Arranged thematically and chronologically, in four series: Series 1, Organizational structure and reports; Series 2, Financial statements; Series 3, CENTOS correspondence; Series 4, Kitchen’s menu.

    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
    Publication or copying of more than several documents for a third party requires the permission of the Żydowski Instytut Historyczny imienia Emanuela Ringelbluma.

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    Administrative Notes

    Source of acquisition is the Żydowski Instytut Historyczny im. Emanuela Ringelbluma (ŻIH), Sygn. 200. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the digitized collection from the Żydowski Instytut Historyczny via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archives Project in 1997.
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