A new research guide on migration history has been published! The guide gives its readers an overview of the sources concerning migrants and migration held by the Belgian State Archives. It discusses sources on migration numbers, Alien Police, economical migration, refugees and displaced persons.
At the moment the research guide is available in Dutch on the publications section of the State Archives. French and English versions of the research guide follow shortly.
How to use foreigners files for local history research
May 8, 2017
Case Study: Clara Andres,a sixteen-year-old servant from Germany