Dutch colonization of the Americas
Dutch trading posts and plantations in the Americas precede the much wider known colonization activities of the Dutch in Asia. When the first Dutch fort in Asia was built in 1600 (in present-day Indon...
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Dutch Empire
Dutch 17th century ships. One of the pictures includes a replica of the Dutch ship Duyfken which was a very famous Dutch fluytship.
Netherlands Antilles
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Apr 1, 2009 ... The history and future of the Netherlands (Holland). The great empire of the Netherlands. New borders of Europe.
Dutch Acadie
New Holland (Nova Hollandia) was a colony established by Dutch naval captain Jurriaen Aernoutsz upon seizing the capital of Acadia, Fort Pentagouet in Penobscot Bay (present day Castine, Maine), and s...
Dutch Brazil
Dutch Brazil, also known as New Holland, was the northern portion of Brazil, ruled by the Dutch during the Dutch colonization of the Americas between 1581 and 1654. The term "New Holland" should not b...
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Dutch Chilean
In 1600, the Chilean city of Valdivia was conquered by Dutch pirate Sebastian de Cordes. He left the city after a few months. Four decades later, in 1642, the VOC and the WIC sent a fleet of ships to ...
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History of Guyana
The recorded history of Guyana can be dated back to 1499, when Alonso de Ojeda`s first expedition arrived from Spain at the Essequibo river. The history of Guyana has been shaped by the participation ...
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Dutch West India Company
Dutch West India Company (Dutch: Geoctroyeerde Westindische Compagnie, [ɣəʔɔktroːˈeːrdə ʋɛstˈɪndisə kɔmpɑˈɲi] or Dutch: GWIC; English: Chartered West India Company) was a chartered company...
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Dutch Guiana
Dutch Guiana may refer to:
New Netherland
New Netherland (Dutch: Nieuw-Nederland, Latin: Nova Belgica or Novum Belgium) was a 17th-century colonial province of the Seven United Netherlands that was located on the East Coast of North America. ...
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Dutch Republic
The Dutch Republic, officially known as the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands (Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden), Republic of the United Netherlands or Republic of the Seve...
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Princess Amelia (ship)
The Princess Amelia was a Dutch merchant ship of 600 tons (bm) and 38 guns in the service of the Dutch West India Company.During its 1647 arrival to and departure from New Netherland, it was commanded...
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Netherlands Antilles
The Netherlands Antilles (Dutch: Nederlandse Antillen [ˈneːdərˌlɑntsə ɑnˈtɪlə(n)], Papiamentu: Antia Hulandes), also referred to informally as the Dutch Antilles, was an autonomous Caribbean ...
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Curaçao
Curaçao (/ˈkʊrəsaʊ/ KUR-ə-sow or /ˈkjʊərəsaʊ/ KEWR-ə-sow; Dutch: Curaçao; Papiamentu: Kòrsou) is an island in the southern Caribbean Sea, north of the Venezu...
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Postage stamps and postal history of the Netherlands Antilles
This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of the postal areas Netherlands Antilles as well as its predecessor Curaçao. The area consisted of the islands Bonaire, Saba and Sint Eustatiu...
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Elections in the Netherlands Antilles
Elections in the Netherlands Antilles gives information on election and election results of the States of the former Netherlands Antilles.The Netherlands Antilles had (before its dissolution) a multi-...
Colonial history of the United States
The colonial history of the United States covers the history of European settlements from the start of colonization of America until their incorporation into the United States. In the late 16th centu...
Colonial history of the United States - Wikipedia
Governors Island
Governors Island is a 172-acre (70 ha) island in Upper New York Bay, approximately 800 yards (732 m) from the southern tip of Manhattan Island and separated from Brooklyn by Buttermilk Chann...
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Dutch Empire
The Dutch Empire (Dutch: Nederlands-koloniale Rijk) comprised the overseas territories controlled by the Dutch Republic and, later, the modern Netherlands from the 17th century t...
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Essequibo (colony)
Essequibo (Dutch: Essequebo) was a Dutch colony on the Essequibo River in the Guiana region on the north coast of South America from 1616 to 1814. The colony formed a part of the colonies that are kno...
Essequibo (colony) - Wikipedia
Governors of Sint Eustatius, Saba and Sint Maarten
The Governors of Sint Eustatius, Saba and Sint Maarten represented the Dutch rule in the Netherlands Antilles between 1639 and 1854.
Governors of Sint Eustatius, Saba and Sint Maarten - Wikipedia
Berbice
Berbice is a region along the Berbice River in Guyana, which was between 1627 and 1815 a colony of the Netherlands. After having been ceded to the United Kingdom in the latter year, it was merged with...
Berbice - Wikipedia
Bushiribana and Balashi
Bushiribana and Balashi are the sites of two former gold smelters on the Caribbean island of Aruba.
The Aruba Island Gold Mining Company built the Bushiribana smelter in 1825 to extract gold from...