Filters ˆ is a unique digital collection of archive materials related to the VONS association, which aimed to track and publish cases of political prisoners and other people persecuted for political reasons. All digitized archives are accessible on the web.



  • Czech


Name of collection


Provenance and cultural activities

Description of content


  • grey literature (regular archival documents such as brochures, bulletins, leaflets, reports, intelligence files, records, working papers, meeting minutes): 10-99
  • legal and/or financial documentation: 10-99
  • manuscripts (ego-documents, diaries, notes, letters, drafts, etc.): 10-99
  • photos: 10-99
  • publications (books, newspapers, articles, press clippings): 10-99

Date of founding

  • 2007

Place of founding


Important events in the history of the collection

Featured items

Access type

  • completely open to the public


  • Pažout, Jaroslav. Výbor na obranu nespravedlivě stihaných 1978-1989: edice dokumentů. Praha: Academia, 2014.

Author(s) of this page

  • Vrtálková, Anna


PAŽOUT, Jaroslav (ed.): Výbor na obranu nespravedlivě stíhaných. Politická perzekuce, opozice a nezávislé aktivity v Československu v letech 1978-1989. Sborník grantového projektu. Libri prohibiti, Praha 2008, 144 s.

Pažout, Jaroslav. Výbor na obranu nespravedlivě stíhaných 1978-1989: edice dokumentů. Praha: Academia, 2014.

PAŽOUT, Jaroslav: Výbor na obranu nespravedlivě stíhaných, In: BLAŽEK, Petr (ed.): Opozice a odpor proti komunistickému režimu v Československu 1968–1989. FF UK v Praze – Dokořán, Praha 2005, s. 96-110, 321-323.

Aktuálně - (n.d.). Retrieved from

CEP - IS VaVaI. (n.d.). Retrieved from

Rendek, Peter, interview by Vrtálková, Anna , November 13, 2017. COURAGE Registry Oral History Collection

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