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  • VSJF-Refugees Migration

    Crime, criminal justice, Education and science, Geography, Mobility and Transport, Public order and security, Population, Social security, Territory and environment

    The VSJF-Refugees Migration data are an excerpt of the VSJF-database hosted at the Archives of Contemporary History, ETH Zurich. The database contains data sets of refugees whic...

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  • 19th-century decisions of the Government Council of the Canton of Zurich

    Administration, Agriculture, forestry, Trade, Construction and housing, Crime, criminal justice, Culture, media, information society, sport, Education and science, Energy, Finances, Industry and services, Mobility and Transport, Public order and security, Politics, Social security

    Transcriptions of the separate resolutions of the 19th-century Government Council of the Canton of Zurich. Encoded as TEI-conforming XML files. This data was created by the TKR ...

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  • Geneva Conventions

    Crime, criminal justice, Legislation, Public order and security

    The first Geneva Convention “for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded in Armies in the Field”, was signed 150 years ago, on 22 August 1864. The original document fro...

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  • Carl Durheim’s police photographs of stateless persons

    Crime, criminal justice, Culture, media, information society, sport, Population, Social security, Tourism, Work and income

    In 1852 and 1853 Carl Durheim, a pioneering photographer from Bern, was commissioned by the Confederation to photograph hundreds of stateless persons and travellers who had been...

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