The Dutch Among the Natives

American Indian-Dutch Relations, 1609–1664



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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


We are pleased to announce our partnership with Cornell University Press. Read about it here.

We are now accepting proposals 
for our 41st Annual Conference in September. 

The deadline for nominations for the 2018 Alice P. Kenney Award is April 1st.

The deadline for submissions for the 2018 Clague and Carol Van Slyke Article Prize is April 1st.

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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