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gahetNA is a website of the Society for the Nationaal Archief and presents the rich and extensive collection of records at the Nationaal Archief.

The National Archives receive nomination for the European Museum of the Year Award 2015

European Museum of the Year Award 2015, Nominee 2015

The National Archives’ visitor’s centre and the exhibition The Memory Palace have been nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award 2015.

All At Sea: The Prize Papers as a Source for a Global Microhistory

Letter from a child, dating from May 1672, part of the prize papers

During the 17th, 18th and early 19th centuries, the navies of maritime powers and privately owned fighting ships competed in the race for the spoils of war. Ships that became prizes often carried, besides passengers a.. Read more

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gahetNA is a website of the Society for the Nationaal Archief in cooperation with the Nationaal Archief and Spaarnestad Photo.