3 datasets found

  • Fonds overview: Federal State since 1848

    Administration

    The fonds overview of the Swiss Federal Archives’ database guides users within the holdings of the Federal State since 1848 (main department E). It offers an easy starting point...

  • Archive database of the Swiss Federal Archives

    Administration

    Metadata of the fonds in the Swiss Federal Archives. Currently the metadata of 3.84 million files and 257'000 documents are available online (august 2020). Including over 25’000...

  • Carl Durheim’s police photographs of stateless persons

    Crime, criminal justice, Culture, media, information society, sport, Population, Social security, 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...