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Quellenedition 1900-1930

Historischer Verein für das Fürstentum Liechtenstein, Amt für Kultur - Landesarchiv

Landtagsprotokolle 1862 - 1949

Amt für Kultur - Landesarchiv

1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War - ICRC Historical Archives

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) makes archives regarding prisoners of the First World War available online. The belligerent countries provided lists of prisoners to the ICRC which created an index card for each prisoner. These cards can be searched online.
In addition to that, reports about the life in internment camps can be found online.

International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum


Collections: The museum preserves objects that recall the milestones in the development of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent movement. It also has a unique collection of items that were made by prisoners and handed over to the ICRC delegates in appreciation.

Library and Research Service of the ICRC - Books

The Library & Research Service of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) contains books, in a number of languages, on international humanitarian law and related subjects such as public international law, disarmament, human rights, terrorism, refugees and political prisoners. Also covered are the history and development of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and questions relating to humanitarian assistance in general.

Researches in the books and in the periodical articles
are possible by an online catalogue.

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) - Library and Research Service


The Library and Research Service is a public resource offering documents on international humanitarian law, humanitarian work and ICRC activities.

International Commitee of the Red Cross (ICRC) - Archives


The ICRC Archives collects, preserves and makes available for research ICRC documents dating from the organization's inception to the present day. The ICRC's historical archives comprise 6,700 linear metres of textual records and a collection of photographs, films and other audiovisual material .

The historical archives cover:

The Library Am Guisanplatz (BiG)


The BiG ensures the provision of international technical literature in several fields such as history, politics, armed forces, civil protection, traffic, energy, migration, architecture, environment, agriculture, finances and economics.
The documentation can be found in the library catalogue of the Alexandria network.

Others links to special collections :

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