New Netherland and the Dutch Origins of American Religious Liberty (Early American Studies)
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Therefore we would like to draw your attention to our House Rules. Powered by PubFactory. This brisk tale re-creates the espionage, economics, and politics that drove men to the edge of the known world and beyond. This is a fascinating and detailed account, perfect for students, historians, and anyone interested in pre-Revolutionary New York. In a rare accomplishment for a woman at the time, she received a doctorate of literature from Columbia University in Also explains why the Articles of Capitulation through which the British took control of New Amsterdam can be seen as the forerunner of the Bill of Rights.
Juet sailed with Hudson on at least three voyages in , and Dutch heritage along the Hudson river lives on, not only in historic estates and Dutch-named places like the Bronx and Yonkers but also in commerce, law, politics, religion, art and culture. Allen W. Venema describes the rough and tumble of Amsterdam in the early s and how entrepreneurs and investors like Van Rensselaer cobbled together their wealth and funded a colonial presence well beyond the Dutch Republic. First-rate original history!
This biography recalls the fascinating life of the second Reformed minister of New Amsterdam, Everardus Bogardus, a poor but gifted youth who worked himself upward into the ministry. The first part of the book provides an in-depth analysis of his mystical experience as a year old orphan in his hometown of Woerden Holland and its significance in the Dutch context.
This biography is conceived as a mentality history of an early modern male individual. They had come to the New World as traders, not expecting to assume responsibility as the sovereign possessor of a conquered New Netherland. More than five million Americans claim full or partial Dutch heritage.
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The first influx, into the Northeast, took place in the 17th century. After coming to a virtual standstill in the 18th century, immigration resumed in the 19th , mostly into the Midwest.
While much of Dutch New York has disappeared, the Dutch influence the Midwest is unmistakably still there—and thriving! Hope College and its Van Raalte Institute are a case in point. In , four years after founding the town of Holland, Michigan, Dutch immigrants established the forerunner of Hope College. While historically affiliated with the Dutch Reformed Church, it is now an ecumenically-oriented and prominent Midwestern liberal arts college.
In , the generosity of Hope College graduate and trustee Peter H. Huizenga and his mother, enabled Hope to establish the A. The Van Raalte website www. Available through the A.
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Van Raalte Institute. Jasper Danckaerts, born in Vlissingen Flushing, the Netherlands came to America with Peter Sluyter to find land for their religious order of Labadists adherents to Jean de Labadie, a rebellious Huguenot and traveled extensively along the East coast. Murphy translated the diary and arranged for the Brooklyn Historical Society to publish it in Franklin Jameson a prominent US historian around the turn of the century and editor of the Original Narratives of Early American History published the current version.
The two-volume satire is considered the first important contribution to American comic literature. Oliver A. Press, Barbara W. She draws a parallel between the Dutch struggle for independence and the American-British conflict that led to the American Revolution. On November 16, , the governor of the Dutch Caribbean island of St. It was the first occasion on which American sovereignty was recognized — the first salute.
Press paperback in Indispensable for professional historians, but no less fascinating for the casual history reader. For more than 30 years, Dr Gehring has edited, translated or otherwise supervised the translation and publication many important documents pertaining to New Netherland. For more details www. Lambrechtsen was a prominent civic leader in the province of Zeeland.
In this two-volume set, first published in , William Dunlap sketches an extensive history of New Netherland, an area from the St. Lawrence river to the Delaware Bay, stretching from the coast westward through what is now upstate New York. They further acquired Manhattan Island, founded New Amsterdam, and took up trading in earnest. Dunlap chronicles the many treaties signed with the local Indian tribes and details for readers how the various areas of the Northeast came to bear their current names. Volume I ends with the beginning of the American Revolutionary War, while Volume 2 ends with the signing of the Constitution.
Edward B. Henry C. American politician and historian Henry Cruse Murphy — was an American politician and historian who served as United States Minister to The Hague when, in , he privately published this monograph.
New Netherland and the Dutch Origins of American Religious Liberty
Based on extensive research of archival material on both sides of the Atlantic ocean, much of which has not been previously used, this work provides the most complete overview yet of a colony that has been generally neglected by historians. The chapters deal with themes such as patterns of immigration, government and justice, economy, religion, social structure, material culture, and the mentality of the colonists. This book will be very useful not just for students of Dutch colonial history, but also for scholars of early American history. Rose, and Elizabeth Paling Funk.
Edited and introduced by Martha Shattuck, member of the New Netherland Project staff, this volume is testimony of the fact that research on New Netherland is as active as ever. A broad survey spanning years, with twelve essays by American and Dutch scholars.