Records of South African Jewish Board of Deputies #southafrica #records

Roy Ogus

South African researchers may be interested in the collection shown below at the United States Holocaust Museum in Washington DC.
The records appear to be digitized, but I'm not sure if they are available yet over the Internet.   The Museum contact page can be found at:
Roy Ogus
Palo Alto, California
r_ogus at

Records of South African Jewish Board of Deputies

Document | Accession Number: 2006.290 | RG Number: RG-78.001M

Contains selected records related to government efforts to limit immigration through legislation, correspondence and lists of the Jewish Immigration Officer at the Cape, naturalization applications, shipping lists, anti-Jewish agitation in South Africa, post-war Holocaust Commemoration, as well as selected photographs of Jewish immigrants arriving in South Africa and of the South African Jewish community assisting refugees.

28 microfilm reels ; 16 mm.
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
digital images.

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