New Amsterdam Stories: Part Three New Amsterdam Stories: Part Three    |   By Veronica Baas
For this final installment of a three part blog series, The John Adams Institute talked with Ellen Fleurbaay, head of Presentation and Participation at the Stadsarchief Amsterdam, to hear about the Amsterdam side of this project.  New Amsterdam Stories is a project […]
December 19, 2016



New Amsterdam Stories: Part Two New Amsterdam Stories: Part Two    |   By Veronica Baas
For this second installment of a three part blog series, The John Adams Institute talked with Dennis J. Maika, Senior Historian with the New Netherland Institute, who is one of the scholars who guides the project. ‘New Amsterdam Stories’ is […]
December 12, 2016



New Amsterdam Stories: Part One New Amsterdam Stories: Part One    |   By Russell Shorto
In this first installment of a three part blog series, Russell Shorto writes about his experience with the New Netherland archives. Since the Dutch founded one of the original European colonies in America, and since its capital was none other […]
December 5, 2016