Charting New Netherland, 1597–1682

Maps trace a growing knowledge of the land



Online Publications

All NNP/NNRC translated volumes are now available on the Online Publications page


Illustrating the Manhattan Purchase

Explore the many fanciful depictions of the fabled event


Call for Papers: Women in New Netherland - NNI's 40th Annual Conference - Albany - 22nd and 23rd of September 2017

Submissions for the 2017 Clague and Carol Van Slyke Article Prize are due by April 1. 

Submissions for the 2017 Alice P. Kenney Memorial Award are due by April 1. 


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About the New Netherland Institute

For a quarter century NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. Directed by Dr. Charles Gehring. More


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