The State Archives in Olsztyn | Archiwum Państwowe w Olsztynie in Poland has free, online genealogy collections as well as onsite family history collections. This archive will perform paid genealogical research by request.
About the Collections:
The State Archives in Olsztyn was founded November 15, 1948, originally operating as the Provincial State Archives in Olsztyn. Former territorial governing bodies have given this archive the records pertaining to Olsztyn.
You can see all online collections from the State Archives in Olsztyn by searching at Szukajwarchiwach.pl and filtering results by this archive. Here’s a link to the search results with thousands of digitized collections.
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Here is an explanation of their onsite and online collections. You can use SEZAM to search for collections at the archive.
- Here is an example of a search for collections at the State Archives in Olsztyn.
- Here is an example of a search for collections at the State Archive in Olsztyn Branch in Nidzica – Liquidated Branch
And here is a link to “Become a family archivist!” organized by the Supreme Directorate of State Archives.
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