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Listing of the Archives and Libraries in state of Niedersachsen.

Government Archives[edit | edit source]

Niedersachsen Landarchives[edit | edit source]

Niedersachsen Landarchives, Archival information system Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony)

Niedersachsen Landesarchiv Wolfenbüttel[edit | edit source]

Niedersachsen Landesarchiv Wolfenbüttel
Forstweg 2
38302 Wolfenbüttel
Germany

Telephone 05331 935-0
Fax 05331 935-211
E-mail (post office) wolfenbuettel@nla.niedersachsen.de

Archiv Stadt und Kreis Lauban[edit | edit source]

Archiv Stadt und Kreis Lauban
Kiefelhorn 13
38154 Königslutter am Elm
Germany
Ph.: 49 5354000
Email: Berckert_archiv-Lauban@t-online.de

Braunschweig City Archives[edit | edit source]

Braunschweig City Archives
Schlossplatz 1
38100 Braunschweig
Germany

Fax:(0531) 470-4725
E-mail:lesesaal.stadtarchiv@braunschweig.de
Postal address: City Braunschweig City Archives
Schlossplatz 1
38100 Braunschweig
Germany
Phone: Information / Lesesaal (0531) 470-4719
Secretariat / Administration (0531) 470-4711

  • The city archive of Braunschweig contains the following:
    • The Urkundenarchiv (record archive) has guild and church records.
    • The Alte Ratsarchiv (city council records)  houses city records, bills and other records up tp 1671.
    • The Ältere Magistratsarchiv (older magistrate records 1671-1825) are the citizenship records, trade registers and archival records of the French occupation.
    • The Jüngere Magistratsarchiv (younger magistrate records 1825-1930) are the Registration Office (Einwohner-/Meldeamt) records, city administrations and wills.
    • The Sonderarchiv ( non-city archival records) has estate records and church books.
    • The Sammlungen (collections) have funeral sermons and Ahnentafeln.

Source: Stadtarchiv_Braunschweig

Church Archives[edit | edit source]

Bistumarchiv Hildesheim (Catholic)[edit | edit source]

Pfaffenstieg 2
31134 Hildesheim
Germany

Postal Address: Postfach 100263
31134 Hildesheim
Germany

Phone: 05121 - 3079 30
05121 - 3079 32
Fax: 05121 - 3079 50
E-mail: Bistumsarchiv@bistum-hildesheim.de
Website
Holdings:

Braunschweig, St. Joseph, 1898 - 1953
Braunschweig, St. Nicolai 1713 - 1969
Braunschweig, St. Hedwig 1949 - 1962
Braunschweig, St. Heinrich 1946 - 1960
Braunschweig, St. Christophorus 1953 - 1963
Braunschweig, St. Laurentius, 1904-1964
Braunschweig, St. Marien 1940 - 1982

Matricula, Catholic Records of the Diocese of Hildesheim Online

Erzbistumsarchiv Paderborn (Catholic)[edit | edit source]

Archbishop's Vicariate
Domplatz 15 (Konrad-Martin-Haus)
33098 Paderborn
Germany

Postal address: Archbishopric Vicplatz 3, 33098 Paderborn, Germany
Tel. (0 52 51) 125 12 52
Email: archiv@erzbistum-paderborn.de

Bistumarchiv Magdeburg (Catholic)[edit | edit source]

M.-J.-Metzger-Str. 1
39104 Magdeburg
Germany

Tel.:(03 91) 59 61-150
Email: bistumsarchiv@bistum-magdeburg.de
Matricula, Catholic Records of the Diocese of Magdeburg Online

Land Archive of the Evangelical Lutheran Landeskirche in Braunschweig (Brunswick)[edit | edit source]

Landeskirchliches Archive Braunschweig
Dietrich-Bonhoeffer-Strasse 1
38300 Wolfenbüttel
Germany

Tel .: 05331-802-198
Fax: 05331-802-710
E-Mail: info@lk-bs.de

Postal address:
Landeskirchliches Archive
Postfach 1664
38286 Wolfenbüttel
Gemany