Het Geheugen van Nederland
The Memory of the Netherlands: "Memory of the Netherlands is a gigantic digital treasury, full of information about the Dutch past. Visitors to the Memory website have access to hundreds of thousands of superb images, recordings, film footage and texts that have been classified under some fifty digital collections. Together, they offer a unique and varied picture of the history and culture of the Netherlands." The website can be browsed by exhibitions, collections or themes as well as searched in various ways. At the moment the following 73 collections are offered:
  • Colour separation images by Bernard F. Eilers
  • Alexander Ver Huell, illustrator
  • Algemeen Hollands Fotopersbureau, 1945-1969 (General Dutch Press Photograph Agency)
  • Archeological finds from the Netherlands
  • Atlantic World
  • Atlases
  • Atlases from the Maritime Museum
  • Broadside ballads
  • Catholic life in images
  • Children's books from the Rotterdam Library
  • Clandestine Photography during the German Occupation
  • Collection Jordaan
  • Colonial World Fairs
  • Diversa sed Una: A Literary Society’s Collection
  • Drawings from the camps in the occupied Dutch East Indies (1942-1945)
  • England and the Netherlands: the ties between two nations
  • Engravings and drawings from the eighteenth century
  • Engravings and drawings from the eighteenth century
  • Fashion magazine De Gracieuse
  • Felix Tal´s fan collection
  • Illegal Pamphlets and Brochures
  • Indonesia independent - Photographs 1947-1953
  • It's showtime! Puppetry in pictures
  • Jan and Casper Luyken, book illustrators
  • Jewish portraits and images from the Netherlands around 1900
  • Liber Amicorum A.L.G. Bosboom-Toussaint, 1882
  • Literary archives of Deventer authors
  • Maastricht earthenware decorations, 1836-1969
  • Memory in Motion
  • Military Life
  • Modern manuscripts from the National Library of the Netherlands
  • Moluccan history and culture in pictures
  • Monument photography
  • Music hall songs
  • Music manuscripts of Alphons Diepenbrock (1862-1921), composer
  • National Museum from Musical Clock to Street Organ
  • Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage
  • Nineteenth century school books
  • Nynke van Hichtum, writer of children’s books in Dutch and Frisian
  • Old children's books and cent prints from Overijssel
  • Olympic Games in Holland (1928)
  • Paintings from the Mauritshuis
  • Paintings of the Rijksmuseum
  • Pamphlets and offprints from the Multatuli Museum
  • Picture books from 1810 to 1950
  • Picture postcards of the Dutch Royal Family
  • Pioneer photography from the Dutch Indies
  • Promotional photographs of Dutch pop music
  • Rotterdam theater playbills (1791-1887)
  • Seven centuries of Zuiderzee history
  • Stork photo collection, 1868-1968
  • Sunken Treasures
  • Surinam mapped out
  • The art of knowledge: educational botanical wall charts 1870 - 1960
  • The Big Flood of 1953 photographed
  • The Delta Works as seen through Aart Klein's camera
  • The Dutch Baltic Trade in the period 1600-1850
  • The Dutch East Indies in photographs, 1860-1940
  • The Dutch Labour Movement till 1918
  • The Netherlands in portraits - early 20th century
  • The Niestadt photo collection of the Zijpe Museum
  • The poet Charles Beltjens
  • The political cartoons of Peter van Straaten
  • The state treasury chest
  • Top items from the Literary Museum
  • Tourist posters
  • Travel reports of sea heroes and adventurers of the 16th and 17th century
  • War posters 1940-1945
  • Willem Witsen: Eighties Movement artist in pictures and text
  • Women in action!
  • Youth magazines 1883 until 1950
  • 150 years of advertising in the Netherlands
  • 16th century graphic art from the Northern and Southern Netherlands
  • 1975-2001: Dutch History Photo Commissions
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    Saturday, 17 March 2012 - 10:19pm
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