Archives of National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Some National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies maintain archives documenting the activities of the National Society. Several National Society archives have e-mail addresses and/or web sites (see below). For further information on the archives of a specific National Society, please contact the National Society directly.

American Red Cross
Email: RedCrossHistory(at)
Web site

Australian Red Cross
Email: heritage(at)
Web site

Belgian Red Cross (Flemish section)
Contact the State Archives in Belgium

British Red Cross
Email: enquiry(at)
Web site

Danish Red Cross
Email: molau(at)
Web site 

Finnish Red Cross
Email: mari.vehkalahti(at)
Web site 

French Red Cross
Email: virginie.alauzet(at)
Web site

German Red Cross
Email: archiv(at)
Web site

Association of the German Red Cross Museums 
Web site

Red Crescent Society of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Email: intdep(at)

Japanese Red Cross Society
The archives of the Japanese Red Cross Society are held in two locations:

Norwegian Red Cross
E-mail: akivet(at)

Portuguese Red Cross
E-mail: biblioteca(at)

The Red Cross of Serbia
Web site

Turkish Red Crescent Society
E-mail: arsiv(at)

International Red Cross and Red Cresent Museum (Geneva)
Email: c.burer(at)
Web site