The Dutch Surrender New Netherland
Get the facts on the only Dutch colony in mainland North America, which included present-day New York City.
The Dutch Surrender New Netherland
Get the facts on the only Dutch colony in mainland North America, which included present-day New York City.
Virginia Company
The Virginia Company refers collectively to a joint stock company chartered by James I on 10 April1606 with the purposes of establishing settlements on the coast of North America. The two companies, ...
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't Gulden Zeepaert
The 't Gulden Zeepaert, usually referred to as the Gulden Zeepaert, was a ship belonging to the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It sailed along the south coast of Australia from Cape Leeuwin in th...
't Gulden Zeepaert - Wikipedia
London Company
The London Company (also called the Charter of the Virginia Company of London) was an English joint stock company established in 1606 by royal charter by King James I with the purpose of establishing ...
London Company - Wikipedia
Sardam
Sardam was a 17th-century Dutch East India Company (VOC) yacht (Dutch: jacht). It was a small merchant vessel designed primarily for the inter-island trade in the East Indies. The ship sailed for Java...
Dutch–Portuguese War
The Dutch–Portuguese War was an armed conflict involving Dutch forces, in the form of the Dutch East India Company and the Dutch West India Company, against the Portuguese Empire. Beginning in 1602, t...
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East India Company
The East India Company (EIC), more properly called the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), was an English joint-stock company, formed to pursue trade with the East Indies, but which ended up tradin...
East India Company - Wikipedia
Joost Schouten
Joost Schouten (c1600-1644) was a Dutch East Indies Company figure of considerable repute, in demand as an astute administrator, diplomat, courtier and negotiator for this Dutch colonial and mercantil...
Ridderschap van Holland (1682)
Ridderschap van Holland ("Knighthood of Holland") was a large retourschip ('return ship'), the largest class of merchantmen built by the Dutch East India Company (VOC) to trade with the East Indies. I...
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Meermin (VOC ship)
The Meermin was an 18th-century Dutch cargo ship of the "hoeker" type, one of many built and owned by the Dutch East India Company. Laid down in 1759 and fitted out as a slave ship before her maiden v...
Meermin (VOC ship) - Wikipedia
Toraya Confectionery
Toraya Confectionery Co. Ltd. (株式会社虎屋) is a Japanese confectionery company. Its headquarters are in Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo.What would become Toraya was founded in the 16th Century in Kyoto by Kuro...
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Landdag
The Landdag (plural: Landdagen; Chinese: 地方集會; pinyin: Difang jihui) was a political ceremony staged regularly by Dutch East India Company (VOC) authorities during the period of Dutch rule of ...
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Compagnie van Verre
The Compagnie van Verre (long-distance company) was a forerunner of the Dutch East India Company.
It was set up in 1594 by nine citizens of Amsterdam, to break Portugal's monopoly on the pepper tr...
Compagnie van Verre - Wikipedia
List of Dutch East India Company trading posts and settlements
The following were trading posts owned by the Dutch East India Company and the Dutch West India Company, presented in geographical sequence from west to east:
Jan. 1721 - 23 December 1730.Mauritiu...
List of Dutch East India Company trading posts and settlements - Wikipedia
Plymouth Company
The Plymouth Company was an English joint-stock company founded in 1606 by James I of England with the purpose of establishing settlements on the coast of North America.The merchants offered an econom...
Fort Tolukko
Fort Tolukko is a small fortification located by the sea on the east coast of Ternate facing Halmahera. It was one of the colonial forts built to control the trade in clove spices, which prior to the ...
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Batavia (ship)
Batavia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC). It was built in Amsterdam in 1628 and armed with 24 cast-iron cannons, and a number of bronze guns. Batavia, shipwrecked on her maiden voyage,...
Batavia (ship) - Wikipedia
Travancore-Dutch War
The Travancore–Dutch War was a war between the Dutch East India Company (VOC) and the Indian kingdom of Travancore, culminating in the Battle of Colachel in 1741.
The seeds for the war were laid w...
Zeewijk
113°49′0″E / 28.90833°S 113.81667°E / -28.90833; 113.81667The Zeewijk (or Zeewyk) was an 18th-century East Indiaman of the Dutch East India Company that was shipwrecked at the...
Zeewijk - Wikipedia
Oost-Indisch Huis
The Oost-Indisch Huis (Dutch for "East India House") is an early 17th-century building in the centre of Amsterdam. It was a headquarters of the Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compag...
Oost-Indisch Huis - Wikipedia
Kandyan Treaty of 1638
The Kandyan Treaty of 1638 was a treaty between the Kingdom of Kandy, in Sri Lanka, and the Dutch Republic signed by King Rajasinghe II for the Kingdom of Kandy and Adam Westerwold and William Jacobsz...
Kandyan Treaty of 1638 - Wikipedia
Treaty of Giyanti
The Treaty of Giyanti (also known as the Treaty of Gianti Java, the Gianti Agreement, or the Giyanti Treaty) was signed and ratified on February 13, 1757 in Giyanti (southeast of Karanganyar, Central ...
Treaty of Bongaja
The Treaty of Bongaja was signed on November 18, 1667 between Sultan Hasanudin of Gowa and the Dutch East India Company (VOC). This treaty was developed after Dutch imperial forces (allied with the Bu...
Amboyna massacre
The Amboyna massacre was the 1623 torture and execution on Ambon Island (present-day Maluku, Indonesia), of twenty men, ten of whom were in the service of the English East India Company, by agents of ...
Amboyna massacre - Wikipedia