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Records [microform] : [M320-336A] 1854-1944
Bib ID 587903
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Germany. Reichsmarine
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, (19--) 
16 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. + 14 positive photographs of charts (labelled M336A). 
Series

Records relating to the German Navy (as filmed by the AJCP)

Summary

M320-323: Reports from and to the Australia Station 1904 -1914. M323-331: Papers 1880-1917 re China, including material on the Boxer Rebellion, the merchant navy, civil unrest and politics. M331-332: Records re Japan, and colonies in Asia administered by France, Holland and Portugal 1894-1914, many annotated 'very secret'. M333-336: Records 1939-44 of the Oberkommando der Marine/Seekriegsleitung, re the operation of German raiders in the Antarctic and in the Pacific and Indian Oceans, including the Atlantis, Pinguin, Orion, Kormoran, and Komet. Included are charts of mines laid off the Australian coast.

Notes

Cited in Beth Stone's "Guide to microform research collections in the National Library of Australia" as German naval archives 1854-1943.

All these files were filmed selectively in the late 1950s while they were in the custody of the British Admiralty.

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales.

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M291-336A.

Microfilm copy of originals held at Bonn, Germany.

Related Material Associated materials: other records of the Reichsmarine are filmed at M291-320. 
Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series], Entry 69, p. 39-40.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (25 p.) for M291-336A. 
Subjects Germany Reichsmarine -- Archives.  |  Germany. Kriegsmarine. Seekriegsleitung -- Archives.  |  Germany Kriegsmarine Oberkommando -- Archives.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.  |  China -- Politics and government.
Time Coverage 1880-1944 
Other authors/contributors Germany. Kriegsmarine. Seekriegsleitung  |  Germany. Kriegsmarine. Oberkommando  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales
Also Titled

German naval archives 1854-1943.

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