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


Minneapolis Truckers strike 1934
'Grand Trunk Road, India under British Rule'
The Mine at Decazeville, France

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

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Seth Siegelaub, Collector and Father of Conceptual Art
Seth Siegelaub, the subject of a major retrospective at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam from 12 December 2015 to 17 April...
'Clean Clothes' with Dirty Labels
The Clean Clothes Campaign is a global network whose objectives are to end sweatshops and to support garment workers in the...
'At work in Mozambique', photos by Ernst Schade
For this collection highlight we made a selection from Ernst Schade’s photos, based on the theme 'Labour' in Southern Africa...