Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations


Tractatus de contractibus mercatorum. Fol. I recto : incipit tractatus de contractibus mercatorum reverendi patris fratris Johannis Nider...(Coloniae : Ulric Zell, 1468)
Convoy of Exiles, Siberia 1905
Guise, the Laundry

A selection of highlights, collection presentations, image galleries, and exhibitions from the collections of IISH, NEHA and Dutch Press Museum.

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Colony of Suriname Mapped Out
Each year, on behalf of the Dutch Parliament in The Hague, the colonial authorities in Suriname prepared a report on the ‘...
May Day!
A great international demonstration  shall be organized on a fixed date so that simultaneously in all countries and all...
Deserters and GI's during the Vietnam War
The U.S. waged war in Indochina, especially in Vietnam in the sixties. In the years round 1970 the anti-war movement was at...