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Low Countries Data Collection (1350-present) (International Institute of Social History)
Low Countries Data Collection (1350-present)
This data collection hosts an array of quantitative data sets relating to the medieval, early-modern, or modern Low Countries (more or less coinciding with present-day Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg).
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Jul 29, 2021 - Historical Database of Dutch Municipalities
Boonstra, Onno, 2016, "Historische Database Nederlandse Gemeenten",, IISH Data Collection, V5
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:/...
Jun 6, 2021 - GIS of the Low Countries
Stapel, Rombert, 2021, "Reconstruction of the Grote Waard (Holland) prior to the St Elisabeth's Flood (1421)",, IISH Data Collection, V1
GIS reconstruction of the area surrounding the Grote or Zuidhollandse Waard near Dordrecht (Netherlands) prior to the St Elisabeth's Flood of 1421, which created a fresh water tidal area, the Biesbosch, which exists to this day. The GIS dataset accompanies a printed map and descr...
Apr 23, 2021 - GIS of the Low Countries
Stapel, Rombert, 2020, "Duchy of Brabant GIS Collection",, IISH Data Collection, V4, UNF:6:RP/HkVG7CTx3dO+HluWTwg== [fileUNF]
This dataset, which accompanies the public website, contains several GIS files associated with the medieval Duchy of Brabant. These files have been adapted to correspond with the hearth censuses and fiscal repartitions collected by myself and Arend-Elias Oosti...
Mar 9, 2021
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....
Jan 18, 2021
Stapel, Rombert, 2020, "Ordinations of priests in the medieval diocese of Utrecht (1505-1518)",, IISH Data Collection, V2, UNF:6:8VmTsNaOQ2k+Bi1UXUO9/A== [fileUNF]
Collection of 4,476 priest ordained in the medieval bishopric of Utrecht between February 1505 and September 1518. The dataset is based on lists originally published by Gisbert Brom in 1896 and 1897.
Nov 13, 2020 - GIS of the Low Countries
Stapel, Rombert, 2020, "Georeferenced regional maps associated with Jacob van Deventer, 1536-1546",, IISH Data Collection, V2
This collection contains georeferenced raster images (in GeoTIFF format) of the 'Gewestkaarten' (Regional maps) associated with Jacob van Deventer. The georeferencing has been accomplished by linking hundreds of locality-pointers in the maps to the respective church towers. Using...
Sep 30, 2020 - Historical Sample of the Netherlands
Huijsmans, D.P., 2020, "HSN Gazetteer",, IISH Data Collection, V1
Gazetteer based on places mentioned on Dutch civil registers
Sep 30, 2020 - GIS of the Low Countries
Stapel, Rombert, 2018, "Historical Atlas of the Low Countries (1350-1800)",, IISH Data Collection, V7
A hundred years have passed since the publication of the first volume of the Geschiedkundige Atlas van Nederland [Historical Atlas of the Netherlands] under supervision of Anton Beekman et al. In total, it encompassed 30 descriptive volumes and countless maps of the Netherlands a...
Sep 22, 2020 - HISGIS
Raat, Mark; Zijdeman, Richard L., 2019, "HISGIS Amsterdam Location Points",, IISH Data Collection, V4, UNF:6:Bc3HiRNnxVszaCx4DC8yQw== [fileUNF]
2020-09-22 update: The latest version now also holds data for 1943. This file contains a mapping table for historical addresses in Amsterdam for the years 1832, 1853, 1876, and 1909. The substantive work of the mapping was done by Mark Raat, while the data model and conversion to...
May 9, 2020 - Low Countries Hearth and Population Censuses
Oostindiër, Arend Elias; Stapel, Rombert, 2020, "Fiscal repartitions for the Duchy of Brabant (1383-1572)",, IISH Data Collection, V1, UNF:6:6LrORZ6vX6BYSbhcYxnV7Q== [fileUNF]
This dataset contains a number of files containing subsidies (bede or aide) for the Duchy of Brabant, starting from 1383. The dataset is linked to the GIS dataset Historical Atlas of the Low Countries (1350-1800). The 1383/1385 data was collected and digitised with the great help...
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