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Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwości w Warszawie (Sygn.285)

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 2017.496.1 | RG Number: RG-15.557

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    Selected records of the Polish Ministry of Justice, such as proposals, requests of the Minister of Justice concerning persons convicted of war crimes and political crimes, press releases and press clippings, accusations of war criminals, documents on pardons and extraordinary revisions, materials on the United Nations Commission on War Crimes and the Main Commission for the Investigation of Nazi Crimes in Poland, includes materials on Kielce murder of 34 people of Jewish descent.
    Alternate Title
    Selected records of the Ministry of Justice in Warsaw
    inclusive:  1945-1984
    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
    Poland. Ministerstwo Sprawiedliwos?ci

    Physical Details

    Polish German
    10,192 digital images : PDF ; 4.70 GB .
    System of Arrangement
    Arranged in twelve series: 1. Conclusions of the Minister of Justice regarding requests for the pardon of persons convicted of war crimes and political crimes. Press releases, 1945-1946; 2. Bulletins of the Minister of Justice, 1945-1946; 3. Materials on murder of 34 people of Jewish descent in Kielce. Press clippings, 1946; 4. Narodowe Siły Zbrojne (National Armed Forces), NSZ: The trial of the main command. Press clippings, 1946; 5. Trials of war criminals (German doctors, personnel of Ravensbrück camp, Hans Biebow, Hans Frank, Josef Bühler, Maria Bartnowska, and others). Press clippings, 1946-1948; 5. A diary by Hans Frank. Press clippings, 1947-1948; 6. Pardons, orders, requests for pardon, case files, statistics, correspondence, 1946, and 1947; 9. Emergency audits of the Minister of Justice, 1958-1959; 10. German occupation: Identity documents (original German documents) 1940-1944; 11. Committee for War Crimes of the United Nations-Delegation of Poland: Report of the second quarter of 1947, and correspondence regarding Polish properties, 1947; 12. Reports of the Główna Komisja Badania Zbrodni Hitlerowskich w Polsce (GKBZH), 1947, 1952-1955.

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    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.

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    Administrative Notes

    Holder of Originals
    Archiwum Akt Nowych
    Source of acquisition is the Archiwum Akt Nowych, Poland, Sygn. 285. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the filmed collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in December 2017.
    Note: This is a cooperative project based on the agreement between USHMM and Yad Vashem, Israel.
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