TitleDutch History
DescriptionThe ‘Dutch History’ collection will offer users a central point of entry for all Dutch historical place names and other place names related to Dutch history — in the broadest geographical sense. As th...more
KeywordsNetherlands, West Indies. East Indies
Creator(s)KNAW Humanities Cluster
ContactR. Stapel link
Datasets (6) download options
  • Title: Utrecht Chronicle of the Teutonic Order (689)
  • Description: List of towns and commanderies in Livonia and Prussia (formerly) associated with the Teutonic Order (Utrecht Chronicle of the Teutonic Order, chaps 717-726). Source for the transcript: R.J. Stapel, ...more
  • Temporal coverage: 1480 / 1491
  • Created: 22 Aug 2020
  • Number of records: 181
  • Title: Curaçao Historical Administrative Areas (792)
  • Description: Spatiotemporal GIS layer of administrative areas (quarters; divisions; districts; urban neighbourhoods) in the island of Curaçao under Dutch, post-WIC control (1792-1954).
  • Temporal coverage: 1651 / 1954
  • Created: 09 Mar 2021
  • Number of records: 29
  • Title: KIT gazetteer Dutch Antilles (827)
  • Description: Gazetteer developed by the Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (Royal Tropical Institute) in the Netherlands, in order to allow users to produce geographical queries on the KITs Dutch Colonial Maps Co...more
  • Temporal coverage: 1993 / 2011
  • Created: 01 Aug 2021
  • Number of records: 1227
  • Title: KIT gazetteer Surinam (829)
  • Description: Gazetteer developed by the Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (Royal Tropical Institute) in the Netherlands, in order to allow users to produce geographical queries on the KITs Dutch Colonial Maps Co...more
  • Temporal coverage: 1993 / 2011
  • Created: 03 Aug 2021
  • Number of records: 2146
  • Title: Atlas of Mutual Heritage (819)
  • Description: The Atlas of Mutual Heritage is a growing database containing information about, and images of, the charter areas of the VOC (Dutch East India Company) and WIC (Dutch West India Company).
  • Temporal coverage: 1417 / 1945
  • Created: 22 Jun 2021
  • Number of records: 1322
  • Title: Birth places of ordained priests in the medieval diocese of Utrecht (1505-1518) (771)
  • Description: Collection of birth places of 4,476 priest ordained in the medieval bishopric of Utrecht between February 1505 and September 1518. The dataset is based on lists originally published by Gisbert Brom in...more
  • Temporal coverage: 1505 / 1518
  • Created: 19 Jan 2021
  • Number of records: 787