Austrian State Archives

CRL holds a collection of material filmed from the Österreichisches Staatsarchiv (Austrian State Archives) concerning foreign relations between Austria and other states. Contents include diplomatic reports, instructions, and varia. Material is organized chronologically, though sections also include special thematic folders (such as Prussian affairs in West Africa, the Anglo-Portuguese conflict of 1889–91, or Russian-Ukrainian affairs in 1918). CRL’s holdings include the following sets:

Politisches Archiv

  • Section III. Prussia [cartons 31-181, covering 1848-1918]: 78 reels [Catalog Record]
  • Section VIII. Great Britain [cartons 27-175, covering 1848-1918]: 65 reels [Catalog Record]
  • Section IX. France [cartons 31-183, covering 1848-1919]: 75 reels [Catalog Record]
  • Section X. Russia [cartons 26-258, covering 1849-1914]: 67 reels [Catalog Record]
  • Section XII. Turkey [cartons 39-212, covering 1848-1914]: 131 reels [Catalog Record]

A reel guide is available in CRL’s Ref. folders # 19, 19a, 19b (in Access Services) and at Ref. Z1033.M6S34 (2 copies)

Österreichisches Staatsarchiv
Library of Congress
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