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


Bambara Soldiers
Minneapolis Truckers strike 1934
Sergei Stepniak-Kravchinskii

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

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Naked Utopia
Apart from their naked bodies, today’s recreational nudists have little in common with the nudist of a hundred years ago.The...
Harry Verheij, Resistance Fighter and Amsterdam Alderman
On 30 June 2014 former CPN Amsterdam alderman Harry Verheij passed away at the age of 97. Just over a year later, the...
Revolutionary Author under the Tsar
In May 2015 the IISH received the modest but interesting papers of Nikolaj Vasilévič Šelgunov and several of his relatives....