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Żydowski Fundusz Narodowy. Biuro Centralne w Polsce, Łódź (Sygn. 627)

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 2013.27 | RG Number: RG-15.255M

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    The collection contains correspondence with the Commission of Foreign Currency of the National Polish Bank, as well as the files of the property matters, includes personal documents of Jews emigrated from Poland to Israel.
    Alternate Title
    Jewish National Fund. Head Office in Poland, Łódź
    inclusive:  1946-1950
    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
    ?ydowski Fundusz Narodowy
    The Jewish National Fund is a Jewish financial institution established in 1901 at the 5th Zionist Congress in Basel, Switzerland. The fund raised funds for the purchase of land and the settlement of Palestine. The JNF is a non-profit organization. By 2007, it owned 13% of the total land in Israel. Since its inception, the JNF says it has planted over 240 million trees in Israel. It has also built 180 dams and reservoirs, developed 250,000 acres (1,000 km2) of land and established more than 1,000 parks. In 2002, the JNF was awarded the Israel Prize for lifetime achievement and special contribution to society and the State of Israel.

    Physical Details

    Polish English
    3,295 digital images : JPEG ; 8.81 GB.
    4 microfilm reels (digitized) ; 35 mm.
    System of Arrangement
    Arranged in two series: 1. Commission of the foreign currency: Sales of the property of persons living in Israel; 2. Records of the property rights of Polish citizens of the Jewish origin who left Poland to Israel (Alphabetical order by the last name of the applicant).

    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
    Jewish National Fund

    Administrative Notes

    Holder of Originals
    Archiwum Państwowe w Łodzi
    Source of acquisition is the Archiwum Państwowe w Łodzi (State Archives in Łódź), Sygn. 627. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the collection from the State Archives in Łódź via the United States Holocaust Museum International Archives Project in March 2013.
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