DP Camps in Italy
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Brief Description: Included are correspondence, circular letters, publications, broadcast texts, lists of DP's and search lists of relatives, Court of Honor files, posters, handicraft items by school children.      Files of the Central Committee:  Materials relating to the founding conference. Reports and minutes of meetings. Correspondence with district committees and with camps. Reports of Central Committee departments.  Files of the Statistics Department:  search inquiries from relatives and agencies abroad wishing to locate individuals in Italy. Files of the Central Court of Honor:  correspondence, minutes, reports and verdicts, including cases which involved Nazi collaborators.  Files of the Central Committee Cultural and Educational Department:  materials on the Cultural Conference, July 1948.  Records of camp schools, the Jewish Students' Organization, theatrical ensembles. Files of individual DP camps:  minutes and correspondence of camp committees;  election materials;  broadcast announcements by camp administrations as well as by political groups.  Files of political parties, cultural and professional organizations, *landsmanshaftn* and relief agencies.
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Record Series Number: RG 294.3 /RG 294.3 
Created by: Displaced Persons Camps & Centers In Italy
Volume: 0.0
Arrangement: The collection is arranged in 9 series: I) Central Committee of the Organization of Jewish Refugees in Italy (folders 1-91); II) Department of Statistics (92-172); III) Central Court (173-217); IV) Central Committee Cultural Department (218-246); V) Camps (247-334); VI) Organizations (335-385); VII) Landsmanshaftn (386-435); VIII) Miscellaneous Materials (436-439); IX) Posters & Children's Art works (440-499)
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 489 (31); MK 286
Finding Aid Revisions: 1994/10/11 ; 1903/01/23 ; GMB & AT
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