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1830 Archives générales du Royaume (General Archives of the Kingdom), Brussels
1831 Appointment of Louis-Prosper Gachard as state archivist
1832 Messager des sciences et des arts de la Belgique (Journal of Sciences and Arts of Belgium), later the Messager des Sciences historiques (Journal of Historical Sciences)
1834 Commission Royale d’Histoire (Royal Commission of History)
1835 Law regarding university education (in history)
1845 Reorganization of the Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique (Royal Academy of Sciences, Letters and Fine Arts) and creation of the five-yearly prize for national history
1845 Commission de la biographie nationale (Commission for National Biography)
1850 Musée historique (Historical Museum) in the Musée royal de peinture et de sculpture de Belgique (Royal Museum of Paintings and Sculptures of Belgium), Brussels
1873 Société pour le progrès des études philologiques et historiques (Society for the Progress of Philological and Historical Studies)
1874 Introduction of seminars in university history education (Godefroid Kurth, Liège)
1896 State archives in the provincial capitals
1897 Archives belges. Revue critique d’historiographie nationale (Belgian Archives. Critical Review of National Historiograhy)
1900 Publication of first part of Histoire de Belgique by Henri Pirenne
1902 Institut historique belge de Rome (Belgian Historical Institute of Rome)
1922 Revue belge de philologie et d’histoire (Belgian Review of Philology and History)
1926 Comité national belge des sciences historiques (Belgian National Committee for Historical Sciences)
1946 Institut Émile Vandervelde (Émile Vandervelde Institute), Brussels, the first party-specific archive centre
1948 Suzanne Tassier first female professor of history in Belgium at the Université libre de Bruxelles – Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Free University of Brussels)
1969 Centre de recherches d’études historiques de la Seconde guerre mondiale – Navorsings- en Studiecentrum voor de Geschiedenis van de Tweede Wereldoorlog (Centre for Research and Studies on the History of the Second World War), Brussels
1995 Amazone: Archiefcentrum voor Vrouwengeschiedenis – Centre d’archives pour l’histoire des femmes (Archive Centre on Women’s History), Brussels



(References are included up to 2009)

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