DP Camps in Austria
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Brief Description: The record group is comprised of correspondence, circular letters, minutes, leaflets, posters. There are lists of camp residents, search lists, individual case files. Materials on camp committees, political parties, international and Jewish relief agencies and American military authorities. Included are materials from Bad Gastein, Bad Ischel, Bindermichel, Ebelsberg, Ebensee, Enns, Hallein, Ranshofen, Steyr, Wegscheid (Tyler 337), Wels.      Files of organizations include:  Israelitische Kultusgemeinde, Central Committee of Liberated Jews in Upper Austria, International Committee for Jewish Concentration Camp Inmates, AJDC, Jewish Agency.  Files of camps are arranged by camp name and include records of camp committees and of other institutions active in the camps.  Files of supervising authorities include materials from the U.S. military, UNRRA and IRO.
Held at:
YIVO Online Guide
Record Series Number: RG 294.4 /RG 294.4 
Created by: Displaced Persons Camps and Centers in Austria
Volume: 0.0

Organization: unarranged

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in 4 series: I) Organizations (folders 1-302); II) D.P. Camps (303-548) III) U.S. Army, UNRA, IRO (549-563); IV) Miscellaneous Materials (564-603)

Subject Index
Communal Welfare Organizations
Displaced Persons and DP Camps
Holocaust and Aftermath
Politics and Political Parties
Social Welfare
Survivors, Holocaust
Genres/Forms of Material
Documents - Records
Other Formats: MK 492 (23)
Finding Aid Revisions: 1994/11/30 ; 1903/01/23 ; GMB & AT
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