Register of the Dachau (Germany: Concentration Camp) Miscellaneous Records

Prepared by Olga Verhovskoy Dunlop
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2003
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Dachau (Germany: Concentration Camp) Miscellaneous Records

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
Olga Verhovskoy Dunlop
Date Completed:
1999
Encoded by:
ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications
© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dachau (Germany: Concentration Camp) miscellaneous records,
Date (inclusive): 1943-1945
Collection number: 52010
Creator: Dachau (Concentration camp)
Extent: 1 manuscript box, 1 oversize box (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Prisoner lists, supply lists, and miscellany, relating to operations of the camp during World War II. Also available on microfilm (1 reel).
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: 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], Dachau (Germany: Concentration Camp) miscellaneous records, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Accruals

Increments may have been received since this finding aid was prepared. Please check Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat  to find the full extent of the collection.

Alternative Forms of Material Available

Also available on microfilm (1 reel).

Historical Note

German concentration camp.

Scope and Content Note

The Dachau Concentration Camp miscellaneous records consist of material donated by Willem Houwink, a prisoner at the camp who was able to take scattered documents at the time of the camp's liberation on April 29, 1945.
Most of the material relates to records of the clothing supply department of the camp, including inventories and individual requests for shoes and clothing. Of special interest are lists of prisoners indicating their name, time of arrival, and date of death or escape.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Germany.
World War, 1939-1945.
Concentration camps--Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Concentration camps.


Container List

box 1

Building Plan, 1943.

Scope and Content Note

Pen and ink building plan of Dachau Concentration Camp. Includes list of buildings and their designated use
Box/Folder 1 : 1-2

Plan of Dachau with structures identified by number ("Gebäude-Ubersichts-Plan"), 1943.

Scope and Content Note

Pen and ink drawing. Includes a typewritten list of camp buildings and their designated use ("Gebäude-Ubersicht vom SS-Lager Dachau")
box 1

Prisoners File, 1945.

Scope and Content Note

Lists of prisoners indicating arrivals, deaths, transfers, releases, and escapes. Lists include name, camp identification number, and category of each prisoner. Arranged chronologically

Scope and Content Note

Lists of prisoners indicating arrivals, deaths, transfers, releases, and escapes, 1945. Lists include name, camp identification number, and category of each prisoner. Typescript
 

January

Box/Folder 1 : 3

17-18

Box/Folder 1 : 4

19-21

Box/Folder 1 : 5

23-26

Box/Folder 1 : 6

27-30

Box/Folder 1 : 7

February, 1-2

 

March

Box/Folder 1 : 8

1-5

Box/Folder 1 : 9

6-10

Box/Folder 1 : 10

11-15

Box/Folder 1 : 11

16-20

Box/Folder 1 : 12

21-25

Box/Folder 1 : 13

26-31

 

April

Box/Folder 1 : 14

1-10.

Scope and Content Note

List for April 4 includes names of Danes and Norwegians released to the Swedish Red Cross
Box/Folder 1 : 15

11-17

Box/Folder 1 : 16

18-21

Box/Folder 1 : 17

22-26

box 1

Supply File, 1943-1945.

Scope and Content Note

Inventories, lists, and requests for clothing and shoes. Arranged alphabetically by camp subdivision
 

General

Box/Folder 1 : 18

Prescriptions from medical department and requests for leather shoes for individual prisoners ("Arztlische Bescheinigungen Lederschuhe"), 1943-1945

Box/Folder 1 : 19

Monthly inventories of prisoners' clothing, 1944 November - 1945 March.

Scope and Content Note

Handwritten
Box/Folder 1 : 20

Arbeitslager Allach. Clothing department. Inventories of clothing, requests for clothing supplies, and lists of clothing and shoes of prisoners transferred to other camps, 1943 June - 1944 November.

Scope and Content Note

Handwritten and typescript
 

Arbeitslager Blaichach and Kommando Bad Tolz

Box/Folder 1 : 21

Inventories of clothing and orders for clothing supplies.

Scope and Content Note

Handwritten and typescript
Box/Folder 1 : 22

Receipt from Bayerische Motorenwerke AG., 1944 August 26

box 2

Oversize File, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Cardboard wall plaques listing inventories of clothing and shoes
Box 2

Cardboard wall plaques listing inventories of clothing and shoes, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Handwritten