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


José Martínez Guerricabeitia
Nelson Mandela and 24 union leaders of the Congress of South Africa Trade Unions COSATU
Shanghai, Queens Road West
Distribution of Anglo-Persian kerosene
Head tax certificate, Vancouver, 3 January 1919

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

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Child Labour - Photos made by Maya Pejić
Child Labour in the 1980's - Photos made by Maya PejićMaya Pejić (*1935) began her career as a photographer in 1966. She...
Penny-wise Housewives Keeping Account
A frugal and virtuous housewife was supposed to keep a record of her expenditure in a household account book. It enabled her...
Argentinian Anarchist Newspapers
The collection of Latin American Anarchist Newspapers contains almost a thousand journals, mostly collected by Max Nettlau (...