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An Inventory of the Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone) Office of Military Government for Bavaria. Kreis Traunstein records
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone) Office of Military Government for Bavaria. Kreis Traunstein records
    Dates: 1945-1948
    Collection Number: XX416
    Creator: Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone) Office of Military Government for Bavaria. Kreis Traunstein.
    Collection Size: 13 manuscript boxes (5.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: The records of American administration of occupied Germany (U.S. Zone), Kreis Traunstein relating to civil administration, including problems of public health and safety, administration of justice, allocation of economic recourses, organization of labor, denazification, and disposition of displaced persons contain memoranda, reports, correspondence, and office files. The collection also presents annual administrative reports on civilian relief efforts for other districts in Bavaria.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English German

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone) Office of Military Government for Bavaria. Kreis Traunstein records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Related Materials

    Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955), Hoover Institution Archives
    Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955: U.S. Zone) Office of Military Government Records, 1943-1950, Hoover Institution Archives

    Biographical/Historical Note

    The Allied powers who defeated Nazi Germany in World War II divided the country into four occupation zones for administrative purposes during the period 1945-1949. The American zone consisted of Bavaria and Hessen in Southern Germany, and the northern portions of the present-day German state of Baden-Würtemberg.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The records of the American administration of occupied Germany (U.S. Zone) at Kreis Traunstein relate to the civil administration of the region. The record document problems related to public health and safety, the administration of justice, allocation of economic recourses, organization of labor, denazification, and the disposition of displaced persons. The records consist of memoranda, reports, correspondence, and office files. The collection also contains annual administrative reports on civilian relief efforts for other districts in Bavaria and miscellaneous materials of the Ukrainian Committee in Regensburg.

    Arrangement

    Records are arranged as originally received from the organization; generally by Office of Military Government (U.S. Zone)

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Denazification.
    Military government.
    Refugees.
    World War, 1939-1945--Refugees.
    Bavaria (Germany)--Politics and government 1945-
    Germany--History--1945-1955.
    Traunstein (Germany)--Politics and government.