Fonds TR-BOA/ŞD - Ottoman Empire State Council's Archives

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Ottoman Empire State Council's Archives


  • 1868-01-01-1922-12-31 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

Global extent: 146157 files.
340 selected and described items (500 items in XLS inventory) for the Open Jerusalem project.
1 selected and described item for the Archival City project.

Context area

Name of creator

(19th century-1923)

Administrative history

To be completed.

Archival history

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Scope and content

This fonds includes documents divided according to their subjects. The divisions in the catalogue concern the navy, the interior, defter-i hakani, education, treasury, telegraph, commerce and various Ottoman provinces and so on.
The starting and ending Hijri dates for this fonds are: 1285-1341.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


The fonds is closed.

System of arrangement

Thematical arrangement.

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Conditions governing access

See the repository's conditions.

Conditions governing reproduction

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      “Analitik Envanter”

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      Dates of creation revision deletion

      Entry prepared and entered in February 2018.
      Addition of 1 item (TR-BOA/ŞD/2296-40) on 2022-01-07.




          Archivist's note

          Author(s) : Yasemin Avci, Katerina Stathi.
          Addition of one item by Archival City.

          Accession area