Voyages of New Netherland

A database and digital exhibit of ship voyages to New Netherland



to the R. J. Jippe Hiemstra Annual Conference Travel Fund

In memory of our late president



on New Netherland and the Dutch Atlantic

From a new generation of scholars


The Black Experience in Dutch New York: A Virtual Event, October 23, 2021 at 2:00 PM. Featured Speaker, Dr. Andrea Mosterman, Panel Discussion moderated by Lavada Nahon, with panelists Dr. Nicole Maskiell, Dr. Jaap Jacobs & Debra Bruno.  Co-sponsored by NYG&B, register here.

The NYS Museum has engaged author and culinary historian, Peter G. Rose, as a Content Consultant for their upcoming exhibit on New Netherland and its early Dutch settlers of the State.  Her latest book History on Our Plate, is now available in paperback from Syracuse University Press.

About the New Netherland Institute

For over three decades, 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. More


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