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Apr 8, 2021 - Gildepenningen Database
Teulings, Chris, 2019, "Gildepenningen database",, IISH Data Collection, V2
This study deals with the craft guilds in the 17th and 18th centuries in the Northern Netherlands and their internal organization. Dr. Teulings is drilling a unique material source for his study, namely the still existing corpus of guild tokens.
Mar 22, 2021 - Electronic Repository of Russian Historical Statistics (RISTAT)
Kessler, Gijs, 2016, "Vocabularies RISTAT",, IISH Data Collection, V176, UNF:6:OMGvZtGWdYHyIlbXk0SKaA== [fileUNF]
Vocabularies for RISTAT in English and Russian
Mar 22, 2021 - Electronic Repository of Russian Historical Statistics (RISTAT)
Kessler, Gijs, 2016, "ERRHS_Industry",, IISH Data Collection, V19, UNF:6:9ML+sptUVCLBZPDT/oxsQQ== [fileUNF]
Electronic Repository of Russian Historical Statistics - data on INDUSTRY, cross-sections 1795, 1858, 1897, 1959, 2002, regional-level breakdown
Mar 17, 2021 - LINKS
Mandemakers, Kees; Laan, Fons, 2021, "LINKS Dataset Linked Marriage Certificates, Netherlands, Release 2020_03",, IISH Data Collection, V2
LINKS Dataset Linked Marriage Certificates, Netherlands, Release 2020_03
Mar 9, 2021 - Low Countries Data Collection (1350-present)
Stapel, Rombert, 2021, "Curaçao Historical Administrative Areas (1792-1954)",, IISH Data Collection, V4, UNF:6:tcaRmFtrTXUmdzAUbSAJHQ== [fileUNF]
Spatiotemporal GIS layer of administrative areas (quarters; divisions; districts; urban neighbourhoods) in the island of Curaçao under Dutch, post-WIC control (1792-1954). The timestamped dataset covers five administrative reclassifications: pre-1816, 1816, 1863, 1925, and 1930....
Feb 12, 2021 - Historical Database of Dutch Municipalities
Boonstra, Onno, 2016, "Historische Database Nederlandse Gemeenten",, IISH Data Collection, V3
This dataset contains all files from the HDNG (Historical Database of Dutch Municipalities) as were received from Onno Boonstra, PI on the HASH project generating data and improving quality of the Historical Ecological Database (HED). This data is live queryable on Druid: https:/...
Feb 11, 2021 - ANDB
Schorsij, Micon; Daniël Metz, 2019, "Diamond factories in Amsterdam",, IISH Data Collection, V7, UNF:6:mk6v0q2XF9tYO9JUe0LHqA== [fileUNF]
Inventarisation of diamond factories in Amsterdam between 1840 - 1940. Based on original list compiled by Daniel Metz, checked and expanded by Micon Schorsij. Main sources are the Nijverheidsstatistiek Struve en Bekaar for North Holland, Delpher newspapers and magazines and vario...
Feb 11, 2021 - ANDB
Hofmeester, Karin, 2019, "ANDB Apprentice Cards",, IISH Data Collection, V9, UNF:6:eDvHE/Bs+yAprCg5o+ax6w== [fileUNF]
Transcriptions of the ANDB Apprentice Cards as entered by volunteers through the Velehanden website. The original transcriptions are uploaded here in one big datafile. The cleaned and standarized data is uploaded in a separate file.
Feb 11, 2021 - ANDB
Schorsij, Micon, 2020, "ANDB Unique persons and links",, IISH Data Collection, V8, UNF:6:jf6Z+0tCnPiiW2RRKyXUoQ== [fileUNF]
This dataset identifies the unique persons, extracted from the apprentice- and membership cards, with references to their respective cards and where possible links to the ADB dataset and
Feb 11, 2021 - ANDB
Weber, Donald, 2020, "ADB membership cards",, IISH Data Collection, V3, UNF:6:b5rxSE/K3fjVLj4s9PTuUw== [fileUNF]
Transcriptions of the ADB membership cards from Antwerp. This Copy used as source for the linked data version that integrates with the ANDB datasets through Druid.
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