Arhivele Naționale ale României / The National Archives of Romania

Author(s): Arnošt Štanzel (2018) – last update: 2018-09-28   The Arhivele Naționale ale României / The National Archives of Romania hold the country’s most important documents from various periods of time. Contact Arhivele Naționale ale României (aparat central) Bd. Regina Elisabeta nr. 49, sector 5, Bucureşti, C-050013 Tel. Relații cu Publicul / Public Relations: 021 / 314 […]

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Российский государственный архив древних актов (РГАДА) / The Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts (RGADA)

Author(s): Daniela Mathuber (2018) – last update: 2018-09-01   The Российский государственный архив древних актов (РГАДА) / The Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts (RGADA) houses the biggest collection of sources prior to 1800 in the Russian Federation. The oldest documents date from the 12th century, the youngest ones from the late 19th. The archive […]

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Российский государственный архив социально-политической истории (РГАСПИ) / The Russian State Archive of Socio-Political History (RGASPI)

Author(s): Kathleen Beger (2018) – last update: 2018-08-01   The Российский государственный архив социально-политической истории (РГАСПИ) / Rossiiskii gosudarstvennyi arkhiv sotsial’no-politicheskoi istorii / The Russian State Archive of Socio-Political History (RGASPI) in Moscow was established in 1999 by merging the former Российский центр хранения и изучения документов новейшей истории (РЦХИДНИ) / Rossiiskii tsentr khraneniya i […]

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Санкт-Петербургский филиал Архива Российской Академии Наук / Sankt-Peterburgskii filial Arkhiva Rossiiskoi Akademii Nauk / The Archive of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg Branch

Author(s): Arend, Jan (2018) – last update: 2018-07-05.   The Санкт-Петербургский филиал Архива Российской Академии Наук / Sankt-Peterburgskii filial Arkhiva Rossiiskoi Akademii Nauk / The Archive of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg Branch, established in 1728, holds documents, photographs, cartographic material and scientific works from various fields in Russian history of science and […]

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Československé dokumentační středisko (ČSDS) / Czechoslovak Documentation Centre

Author(s): Anna Bischof (2018) – last update: 2018-07-05.   The Československé dokumentační středisko (ČSDS) is a non-governmental research and documentation institution concerned with the history of the anti-totalitarian resistance in Czechoslovakia and abroad during the Communist era, 1948–89. The Centre continues the work of the former Czechoslovak Documentation Centre for Independent Literature, which was located […]

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University College of London’s School of Slavonic and East European Studies Library

Author(s): Dannie Snyder (2018) – last update: 2018-06-21.   The University College of London’s (UCL) School of Slavonic and East European Studies Library holds over 200 archive collections. Most of them are fairly small collections, many contain material in a Slavonic language and quite a few contain or consist solely of photographs. All of the collections […]

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European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk

Author(s): Dannie Snyder (2018) – last update: 2018-06-25.   The European Solidarity Centre (ECS) in Gdańsk holds archives on the Solidarność / Solidarity trade union and the general opposition movement against communism in Poland from 1970-1989. The archive stores and protects both national and foreign documents, posters and leaflets, press and books of the second circulation, stamps […]

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Digital Archives of National Commission of Solidarity Trade Union

Author(s): Dannie Snyder (2018) – last update: 2018-06-21.   National Commission of Solidarity Trade Union collects, develops, stores and publishes online archival materials of the Independent Self-governing Labour Union “Solidarity”, primarily from the 1976-1990 period. The original Archives are located at the National Commission of “Solidarity” head office and serve the purpose of documenting the social phenomenon […]

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Intelligence Files by the State Security Service of the Republic Internal Affairs Secretariat of the Socialist Republic of Croatia

Author(s): Dannie Snyder (2018) – last update: 2018-06-21.   The “HR-HDA-1561: The State Security Service of the Republic Internal Affairs Secretariat of the Socialist Republic of Croatia’s Intelligence Files” collection contains approximately 68,800 intelligence files produced by said civilian security and intelligence service from 1946 to 1990. The Service monitored all persons whose activities were assessed […]

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USC Shoah Foundation Online Visual History Archive

Author(s): Dannie Snyder (2018) – last update: 2018-05-17.   The Visual History Archive is an online portal from USC Shoah Foundation that allows users to search through and view 55,000 audiovisual testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides that have been catalogued and indexed at the Institute. These testimonies were conducted in […]

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