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Rigsarkivet

Organisational unit: Archive

Contact information

Rigsdagsgården 9
Sekretariat
1218
København K
Denmark

Organisation profile

The National Archives is the Danish collective memory, linking past, present, and future. The National Archives has the original sources to the development of Danish society in text, images, and numbers: stories about high and low, about everyday life and the history of great events in Danish history. As a research institution, the National Archives intermediate Denmark's history and provide new research and knowledge.  The research within the National Archives includes applied research into the history of Denmark as well as research of archival science and transferring of digital records to the archives. This research has as its specific purpose to provide scientific basis for the guiding The National Archives’ users and for decisions on archival appraisal. In its current research strategy, The National Archives emphasize in particularly the cultural history of crime.  Other centers of research is political history, history of the public administration, history of education, urban and regional history, business history, and the history of Southern Jutland (Sønderjylland).

Latest activities

  1. Tranquebar: Etableringen af dansk kolonihistorie

    Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

  2. Laboratoriet Tranquebar: Et naturvidenskabeligt knudepunkt i 1700-tallets Sydindien.

    Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

  3. Europæiske strømninger – da Aarhus blev moderne 1860-1920

    Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

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Latest prizes

  1. Julius Bomholt Prisen 2015

    Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

  2. Kaptajn H. C. Lundgreens Legat

    Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

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Latest research outputs

  1. Published

    Kortets danske mester

    Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper articleCommunication

  2. Published

    Svanekes historie

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopedia chapterCommunication

  3. Published

    Allinge-Sandvigs historie

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopedia chapterCommunication

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