Guide to the Deportations to Riga Collection
1941-1942

AR 25096

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Leo Baeck Institute

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Center for Jewish History, Publisher.
Electronic finding aid was encoded in EAD 2002 by Dianne Ritchey in May 2012. Description is in English.
January 31, 2013  Links to digital objects added in Container List. August 23, 2013  Edits made to two dates in container list.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Technische Universität Berlin. Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung
Title: Deportations to Riga Collection
Dates:1941-1942
Abstract: This collection comprises deportation lists from several German cities to Riga.
Languages: The collection is in German.
Quantity: 0.25 linear feet
Identification: AR 25096
Repository: Leo Baeck Institute
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Historical Note

The Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung (Center for Research on Anti-Semitism) was founded in 1982 by the historian Herbert A. Strauss at the Technische Universität Berlin. It has both a library and an archive with a focus on collecting material related in a broad sense to anti-Semitism and related subjects, such as racism, National Socialism and right wing extremism.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains deportation lists from several German cities to Riga, which are arranged alphabetically by city. The lists record the following information about deportees: given name; surname; maiden name if applicable; birthdate and place; address and the date and place of individuals' last sign of life or their death. Lists are organized alphabetically by surname within each folder.

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Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by city, then chronologically by deportation date.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

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Access Points

Click on a subject to search that term in the Center's catalog. Return to the Top of Page

Related Material

The LBI Library includes books on the Riga deportations:

In the YIVO Library, also located at the Center for Jewish History, are the following books:

The Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung (Center for Research on Anti-Semitism) has its own library and archives, located in Berlin.

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Custodial History

Provenance Note

Transcripts were prepared by the Zentrum fuer Antisemitismusforschung, Berlin.

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Deportations to Riga Collection; AR 25096; box number; folder number; Leo Baeck Institute.

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Provenance Note

Transcripts were prepared by the Zentrum fuer Antisemitismusforschung, Berlin.

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

Follow the links to access the digitized materials.

 

Deportation Lists, 1941-1942

The lists are in German.
0.25 linear feet.
Arrangement:

Alphabetical by city, then chronological by deportation date.

BoxFolderTitleDate
11Berlin13 January 1942
12Berlin19 January 1942
13Berlin25 January 1942
14Berlin15 August 1942
15Berlin5 September 1942
16Berlin26 September 1942
17Berlin19 October 1942
18Berlin27 November 1941
19Bielefeld13 December 1941
110Dortmund27 January 1941
111Hamburg6 December 1941
112Hannover15 December 1941
113Kassel9 December 1941
114Cologne8 December 1942
115Leipzig21 January 1942
116Nuremberg29 November 1942
117Theresienstadt9 January 1942
118Theresienstadt15 January 1942
119Stuttgart1 December 1941
120Vienna3 December 1942
121Vienna11 January 1942
122Vienna26 January 1942
123Vienna6 February 1942
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