TITLE

Norwegians in New-Netherland in the 1620s and 1630s

AUTHOR(S)
Drange, Ernst Berge
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Halve Maen;Winter2013, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
The article explores the history of Dutch colonization and Norwegian emigration in North America. The author examines the development of a transatlantic cultural community and social organization in the Dutch colonies. Other topics include Norwegians in the Amsterdam Lutheran church membership rolls, the role of the Dutch West India Company in colonization, and the settlement of the city of New Amsterdam (New York).
ACCESSION #
95648757

 

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