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


Roustabouts loading bananas
Tommaso Garzoni
Statutes and other symbols of Portuguese colonialism are being removed in Mozambique, 1975.

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

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Puerto Ricans in Two Worlds
For several years now the IISH has had a small collection on the Puerto Rican National Movement, which deals with Puerto...
Emma Goldman Papers
“But I have nearly all your letters since our deportation. There are so many it would take me weeks to find our...
Three Generations of Spanish Anarchists
In 2013 the collection department of the IISH inventoried the papers of three Spaniards whose personal biographies, although...