Plan of record groups DE-Wim24 - City Archive Weimar

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City Archive Weimar


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Archival history

The town archive keeps written and pictorial testimonies to the history of the town of Weimar from the 14th century to the present day. In addition to documents, these are primarily the files of the city administration and its official publications (address books, local statutes). In addition, the City Archive has local Weimar newspapers (Weimar Weekly Advertisements since 1759), city maps and maps (since 1569), collections of various institutions and persons, and a picture archive with photos, postcards, and films.

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  • German

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  • Latin

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Archivordnung vom 17.05.1995 und Gebührensatzung für das Stadtarchiv vom 11.12.2002


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