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Visit to the NRW and the RWW Archives in Germany

Visit to the NRW and the RWW Archives in Germany

Research trips

PREWArAs Researcher and team member Amerigo Caruso visits the NRW Archive in Muenster to investigate how would private police operate during the miners’ strikes between 1890 and 1910 and what was its connection with local enterprises. The German archives preserve documents and resources of great interest on such type of Armed groups.

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Visit to the Archives Nationales in Paris, France

Visit to the Archives Nationales in Paris, France

Research trips

PREWArAs Researcher and team member Romain Bonnet focuses his research on the Jaunes (the “Yellows”, a French  independent labour Union) and on strike-breaking groups, both of them are significant examples of Armed Associations operating in France before the outbreak of WWI.

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Visit to the Library of the Burgundy University in Dijon, France

Visit to the Library of the Burgundy University in Dijon, France

Research trips

PREWArAs Researcher and team member Romain Bonnet visits the Bibliothèque de Droit et de Lettres in Dijon, which preserves an interesting collection of Doctoral Theses dating back to the period 1890 – 1922 and dealing with the topic of legitimate defense, which is strictly connected to the legal framework allowing armed associations to operate in

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Visit to the ANOM, France

Visit to the ANOM, France

Research trips

The ANOM – Archives d’Outre-Mer at Aix en Provence, in France – preserves several documents and letters reporting the activities of royal militias in the French colonies. Collections of resources concern the Madagascar, the New Guinea, the Martinique and Indochina areas.      

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This project has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No 677199).

Want to get in touch with us? Drop us an email at research@prewaras.eu