Dutch term – Hoedenmaker

A hoedenmaker is a hat maker.

Hat maker’s shop window, 1948. Credits: Ben Merk, collection Nationaal Archief (CC-0)

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  1. Mary Nash says

    Where can I find the world map that you mentioned in your recent article Seven ways to find sources on FamilySearch.

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