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Society for the Nationaal Archief

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

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

Marens Engelhard new Director Nationaal Archief

Marens Engelhard

As from 1 October 2014 Mr. Marens Engelhard (58) will succeed Martin Berendse as National Archivist of the Netherlands and General Director of the Dutch Nationaal Archief.

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