Belgian section International Working Men's Association Collection

Period  1865-1872
Total size   4 microfilms and 0.1 m.
Consultation Not restricted


Co-founded by César De Paepe in 1860; the society Le Peuple joined the IWMA and became its Belgian section.


Microfilms, prints of the microfilms and photocopies of documents collected for the publication `Documents relatifs aux militants belges de l'Association Internationale des Travailleurs', ed. by Daisy Devreese (1986): letters by Léon Fontaine, Philippe Coenen, Edouard Glaser de Willebrord; letters by Charles Longuet to César De Paepe, by De Paepe to Ch. Rochat, by Alphonse Vandenhouten to Marie Bernard and letters by others.

Secondary creator
International Working Men's Association. Section Belge.
Alternate Form of Material

Microfilms (1977)

Location of originals

Originals of the microfilms and prints at the RCChIDNI (former IML), Moscou. Originals of the photocopies at the IISH and several institutions in Belgium and France.

Other finding aids

List of the documents published in 'Documents relatifs aux militants belges de L'AIT', p. 478-490.