an open access database and inventory of personal writings from 1500 to 1820. It contains egodocuments from each of the four linguistic areas of Switzerland

a work in progress comprising 1703 documents (and for example 200 family books, 194 female texts and 214 travel diaries)

directly linked to 130 english document abstracts

a platform that provides an access to a growing number of scans and transcripts of these documents…

an opportunity to rediscover the public and private lives of men and women from different social classes.



Update :30.09.2022