Overview of the United Restitution Organization miscellaneous records

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Title: United Restitution Organization miscellaneous records
Date (inclusive): 1957-1967
Collection Number: 67020
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: German
Physical Description: 6 manuscript boxes (2.4 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Office files, correspondence, and mimeographed directives, relating to Jewish restitution claims against the West German government. Includes draft of a proposed revision of the German restitution law.
Creator: United Restitution Organization
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

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Use

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Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1967.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], United Restitution Organization miscellaneous records, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

Organization for furtherance of Jewish restitution claims after World War II.

Scope and Content of Collection

Office files, correspondence, and mimeographed directives, relating to Jewish restitution claims against the West German government. Includes draft of a proposed revision of the German restitution law.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany
Jews -- Germany
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Claims