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Name Country City or Region Date Description
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Administration & Policy – Minutes 1951 - 1968 Minutes
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Administration & Policy – Saul Kagan Personal Files 1967 - 1975 This series contains personal files of Saul Kagan, the long-term Executive Vice President of the Claims Conference.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Administration & Policy – Tables of Activities 1954 - 1959 This series contains tables of the Claims Conference activities and the coordinated Claims Conference/JDC activities in the various countries.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Administration & Policy – “Black Books” 1953 - 1964 The "Black Books" are the working papers which were distributed to all the members of the "Executive Committee" and the "Board of Directors" for discussions on allocations at the annual meetings of...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Administration & Policy – “Documents” 1951 - 1965 This series contains all the mimeographed documents issued by the Claims Conference, as well as a number of photocopied ones.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Applications & Allocations – Applications & Grants 1954 - 1964 This series is arranged geographically in the following order: Europe, USA, Canada, South America, Africa, Australia, Israel (mainly Yad Vashem).
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Applications & Allocations – Applications & Grants: General, Countries, Israel 1952 - 1964 General – e.g. AJDC, Jewish Agency, several funding projects and personal files, arranged alphabetically.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Applications & Allocations – Capital Investment Grants 1956 - 1966 Supervisory correspondence with recipient educational institutions regarding their use of the allocations. The files contain reports, agreements, plans and photographs of the recipient institutions.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Applications & Allocations – Late Applications 1954 - 1963 Belated applications, arranged in the same order as "Applications & Grants": Europe, USA, Canada, South America, Africa, Australia, Israel.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Applications & Allocations – Subject Geographical Files 1953 - 1965 Applications from international relief organizations for deportees and camp internees;
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Correspondence – Copies of Outgoing Correspondence (according to topics) 1954 - 1965 Copies of Outgoing Correspondence (according to topics)
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Correspondence – Copies of Outgoing Correspondence (“Pink Chronos”) 1960 - 1974 The correspondence in this series is mostly by the comptroller Dr. Ernest Weismann.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Correspondence – Cultural Outgoing Correspondence 1954 - 1964 Most of these files refer to individual countries where the Claims Conference financed cultural activity.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Correspondence – General Israel Master files 1952 - 1965 The series contains correspondence files between the Claims Conference and organizations in Israel, as well as some applications.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Correspondence – Outgoing Correspondence (“Chronos”) 1954 - 1964 Copies of outgoing correspondence (chronological), including circulars, memoranda and minutes. One file for each month.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Accounting & General South America 1955 - 1967 These files contain account settlements and correspondence relating to allocations. These files are parallel in form to the files in Distribution vouchers, which also have some files on South...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Administration and Distribution Accounts 1950 - 1963 Administration accounts – general finances of the Claims Conference office in NY.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – AJDC Financial Matters 1955 - 1964 Memoranda to arrange payments from H. Weismann (Claims Conference, Accounting Department) to the AJDC, New York Accounting Department on behalf of the Claims Conference for allocations, grants,...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Audit Reports 1953 - 1965 This series is arranged chronologically. Within each year the files are arranged geographically in the following order: General, Europe, USA, Canada, South America, Africa, Australia, Israel.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Cash Books 1953 - 1964 The Distribution Cash Books contain personal information and are therefore not open to the public.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Central British Fund 1954 - 1968 The "Central British Fund" was one of the 23 organizations which formed the Claims Conference.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Distribution Vouchers 1952 - 1972 The files contain reports on the use of funds, correspondence between the Claims Conference and the recipient institutions relating to the allocation and receipt of the funds, including information...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – General Accounting Files 1952 - 1965 Files on allocations to individual institutions.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Implementation of allocations 1953 - 1966 Supervisory correspondence with recipient institutions regarding their use of the allocations.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Journal Vouchers 1954 - 1964 Bookkeeping vouchers listing expenses, bearing the accountant’s endorsement.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Finances & Accounting – Ledger Files 1954 - 1964 Accounting files of the Claims Conference allocations, arranged in the following order
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Committee for Refugee Rabbis 1953 - 1965 Mostly general material on Refugee Rabbis, including names of applicants.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Community Leaders 1953 - 1974 Applications for financial support from former Jewish communal and organizational leaders and officials.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Discontinued Community Leaders 1965 - 1972 Discontinued financial support for former community leaders and officials.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Hungarian Hardship-Fund 1955 - 1965 Applications for relief and financial support from former Hungarians and other Holocaust survivors, who left Eastern Europe after 1953 and did not get help directly from Germany.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Individual Grants to Refugee Rabbis 1954 - 1967 Individual Grants to Refugee Rabbis
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Ineligible Refugee Rabbis 1954 - 1963 Ineligible Refugee Rabbis
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Invalid Program 1954 - 1962 Invalid Program
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Lawyers and Claimants 1961 - 1966 Lawyers and Claimants
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Name- and Address Card-Indexes 1952 - 1962 Name- and Address Card-Indexes
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Personal Fellowship Applications - Approved and Rejected Scholarships & Grants 1954 - 1962 This collection does not contain applications for each year.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Individual Applications – Relief and Financial Support 1952 - 1975 Individual Applications for Relief and Financial Support.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - JDC (Joint) Applications – Geneva 1949 - 1975 This series contains files relating to cooperation between the Claims Conference and the "Joint" in Geneva.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - JDC (Joint) Applications – New York 1954 - 1964 This series contains files relating to cooperation between the Claims Conference and the "Joint" in New York.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Legislation – "Die Wiedergutmachung" – Supplement of the "Aufbau" Weekly 1957 - 1977 This series contains the supplement "Die Wiedergutmachung – Ein Wegweiser für alle, die es angeht" of the German language weekly, "Aufbau", which came out in New York.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Legislation – Files on German Legislation 1949 - 1977 Files on German Legislation
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Legislation – German Agreement 1949 - 1977 This series contains working documents, drafts, minutes, memoranda, statements, correspondence etc. in connection with the negotiations in Wassenaar/Hague on the future agreement between the Claims...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Legislation – Master Files 1951 - 1952 Drafting, implementation and results of the "German Agreement".
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – Austria 1945 - 1978 This series contains all the files concerning claims against Austria, as well as negotiations and agreements with Austria.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – Construction Plans 1953 - 1962 This series contains construction plans of several applicant or recipient organizations.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – Photographs 1938 - 1964 Mainly photographs of buildings, sites and events of applicant and recipient organizations before and after funding, as well as several photographs of the Claims Conference Board of Directors public...
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – Printed Matter of related Organizations 1946 - 1974 Keywords are arranged in alphabetical order and often stand for relevant organizations.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – Slave Labor 1953 - 1976 Mainly personal information, not open to the public.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany - Varia – URO (United Restitution Organisation) 1945 - 1973 This series contains all the files concerning the connections (mainly financial) between the Claims Conference and URO.
Constantine Algeria Constantine 1795 - 1962 Jewish communities and organizations in Constantine, see pages 5-35 in the list