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Reichssicherheitshauptamt (Fond 500)

Document | Accession Number: 1993.A.0085.1.2 | RG Number: RG-11.001M.01

Files from the following Reichssicherheitshauptamt (RSHA) departments: Amt I (Administration, Organization, and Legal Affairs)-includes directives for management of the Sipo (security police), prewar organization of Einsatzkommandos, mobilization against Poland, office telephone lists, and activity reports of Einsatzgruppen in the Occupied Eastern Territories. Amt II (Personnel)-includes personnel lists and internal telephone directories. Amt III (SD-Inland)-includes statistical data on Germans’ religious affiliations and conversions. Amt IV (Gestapo)-includes descriptive material and reports about Jews in general; reports on specific documents taken by the Gestapo from Jewish organizations; similar material from outside Germany; directives and other documents of the Reichsvertretung der Juden in Deutschland; Amt IV activity reports; “Ereignismeldungen aus der UdSSR”; “Meldungen aus den besezten Ostgebiete”; Einsatzgruppe reports including those of Stahlecker and Jaeger; RSHA directives on the use of Sipo and SD in various countries including Poland, Norway, the occupied USSR, and (specifically) Belorussia; special reports on Jews and anti-Jewish measures in Belorussia; reports on Freemasons and other fraternal organizations; newspaper clippings. Amt VI (Intelligence and Counterintelligence)-includes situation reports on political, economic, and cultural conditions in various countries; Amt VII (Archives and Libraries)-includes essays on Jewry and Judaism, Protestantism, Catholicism, and Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Alternate Title
Reich Main Security Office (RSHA) Berlin
inclusive:  1914-1945
bulk:  1936-1944
40 microfilm reels (partial) ; 16 mm.
82,121 digital images : JPEG.
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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.
Record last modified: 2021-05-25 09:16:00
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