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Horst von Wächter collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection includes correspondence, letters, postcards, photographs, private documents, diaries and other archival material created by the donor's parents, Otto von Wächter and Charlotte von Wächter (b. Bleckmann), and family members. Otto von Wächter (born July 8, 1901 in Vienna, Austria‐ died July 14, 1949 in Rome, Italy) was an early supporter of the Nazi party and an SS officer who rose to the ranks of the District Governor of Kraków, Poland and later District Governor of Galicia.
Provenance
Horst von Wächter, Otto von Wächter's son, donated the family archives in digital form to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2015. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the digital collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in 2015, and accretion in 2016.
Date
1901-1984
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Archiv Horst von Wächter

Document | Accession Number: 2014.103 | RG Number: RG-17.049

Date
inclusive:  1901-1984

Conversation between Charlotte von Wächter, Lola Matzek, and Lisl Bayer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.2 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0001

Geography
creation: Vienna (Austria)
Date
interview:  1976 December 19

Conversation between Lothar Rübelt and Charlotte von Wächter

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.3 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0002

Geography
creation: Vienna (Austria)
Date
interview:  circa 1976

Conversation between Charlotte von Wächter and Melitta Wiedemann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.4 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0003

Geography
creation: Munich (Germany)
Date
interview:  1977 December

Oral history interview with Charlotte von Wächter

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.5 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0004

Date
interview:  1984 September 28

Charlotte von Wächter's 70th birthday celebration

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.6 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0005

Geography
creation: Fieberbrunn (Austria)
Date
interview:  1978 August 24

Conversation between Charlotte von Wächter and Dr. Fischer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.7 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0006

Geography
creation: Munich (Germany)
Date
interview:  1976 November 24

Oral history interview with unnamed Austrian woman

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.8 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0007

Date
interview:  1977

Oral testimony of Charlotte von Wächter

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.9 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0008

Geography
creation: Bavaria (Germany)
Date
interview:  1977 July 12
interview:  1977 July 14
interview:  1977 July 16

Oral history interview with a former SS-Sturmbannführer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.10 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0009

Geography
creation: Graz (Austria)
Date
interview:  1983 April

Reburial ceremony for Otto von Wächter

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.11 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0010

Geography
creation: Fieberbrunn (Austria)
Date
interview:  1974 January 04

Oral history interview with Charlotte von Wächter

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.103.12 | RG Number: RG-90.147.0011

Geography
creation: Munich (Germany)
Date
interview:  1976 November 01
 
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