Sources for New Netherland

Online

Websites
New Netherland Project- http://www.nnp.org/

Olive Tree Genealogy- http://olivetreegenealogy.com/index.shtml#intro
 

Online Books
University of Michigan's Making of America (including E.B. O'Callaghan's History of New Netherland and Documentary History of the State of New York, as well as John Romeyn Brodhead's History of the State of New York)- http://www.hti.umich.edu/m/moagrp/

Mailing Lists
Rootsweb's Dutch Colonies-L (search the archives at http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/index/Dutch-Colonies/ and subscribe at http://lists.rootsweb.com/index/usa/misc/misc.html -it's the fourth one down)
 

Maps
The Virtual New Amsterdam Project- http://www.teachout.org/vna/

The Visscher Map of New Netherland, about 1655-
http://www.nnp.org/newvtour/visscher_map.html

Maps from New Netherland- http://www.rabbel.info/Warehouse/newnetherland.html
 
 

Offline

Books
Bailey, Rosalie Fellows, Pre-revolutionary Dutch houses and families in northern New Jersey and southern New York, New York, Dover Publications, 1968

Brodhead, John Romeyn, History of the State of New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1853-71.

Epperson, Gwenn, New Netherland Roots, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1994

Kelly, Arthur C.M., Names, Names, and More Names: Locating Your Dutch Ancestor in Colonial America, Ancestry, 1999

O'Callahan, E. B. (ed.), Laws and Ordinances of New Netherland, 1638-1674, 1868

O'Callaghan, E.B. (ed.), History of New Netherland; or, New York under the Dutch, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1855

O'Callaghan, E.B. (ed.), The Documentary History of the State of New York, Albany, 1851

Van Laer, A.J.F. (ed.), Van Rensselaer Bowier Manuscripts, Albany: University of the State of New York, 1908.
 

Microfilm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a number of microfilms. Search at http://www.familysearch.org
 

Periodicals
New York Genealogical & Biographical Record (published by the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society)- for more information, subscriptions, and back issues, see http://www.nygbs.org/info/record.html

New Netherlands Connections- for more information, email Dorothy Koenig dkoenig@library.berkeley.edu

Halve Maen (published by the Holland Society of New York)- for more information, subscriptions, and back issues, see http://www.hollandsociety.com/dehalvemaen.html


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