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Jewish refugee records from the Swiss Federal Archives

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 2000.273 | RG Number: RG-58.001M

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    The collection consists of 10,962 case files for Jewish refugees accepted into Switzerland between 1936 and 1946.
    inclusive:  1936-1946
    Collection Creator
    Schweizerisches Bundesarchiv
    A database of more than 25,000 persons who fled to neutral Switzerland during World War II is available at the source Archives. The complete list is presented alphabetically. Information about each

    individual includes name, date of birth and nationality. The site is in French. Use Google translate to convert the descriptive information in your native language.

    Physical Details

    1,400,125 digital images : JPEG ; 2.20 TB .
    534 microfilm reels (digitized) ; 16 mm.
    System of Arrangement
    Organized into the following order: Microfilm reels 1-534. Series N, Record group: E 4264-1985/196, File:1-213; E 4264-1985/196, File: 1001-1088; E 4264-1985/196, File 2001-2086; E 4264-1985/196, File:3001-3057; E 4264/1985-196, File 4000-4019; E 4264-1985/197, File 1-68

    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
    The reproduction of large numbers of records and electronic data for a third-party institution or researchers is a subject to prior authorization by holder of the original records

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    Administrative Notes

    Holder of Originals
    Schweizerisches Bundesarchiv
    Source of acquisition is the Swiss Federal Archives, Series N, Record group E 4264-1985/196, E 4264-1985/197. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Programs Division ordered the filming of the records in 1999. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the microfilm reels in Nov. 2000.
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