Going Dutch: A Visit to New Netherland

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Bradley, James W. Before Albany: An Archaeology of Native-Dutch Relations in the Capital Region, 1600-1664. Albany: University of New York Press, 2007.

Davis, Kevin A. Look What Came From The Netherlands. New York: Franklin Watts, 2002.

Huey, Lois M. American Archaeology: Uncovering the Dutch Colonies. New York: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, 2010.

Huey, Lois M. Ick! Yuck! EEW! Our GROSS American History. Minneapolis: Lerner, 2013.

Rose, Peter G. Food, Drink and Celebrations of the Hudson Valley Dutch. Charleston: The History Press, 2009.

Shorto, Russell. “A Tour of New Netherland: Lost World,” www.newnetherlandinstitute.org/history-and-heritage/digital-exhibitions/a-tour-of-new-netherland.

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Wall, Diana diZerega and Anne-Marie Cantwell. Touring Gotham's Archaeological Past. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004.

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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