Symposium Sources of Slavery and Slave Trade

Do you want to learn more about researching enslaved ancestors or the slave trade? A free symposium on 23 April 2021 with various lectures will discuss the research possibilities in archives and practices for museums. A panel will reflect on increased accessibility and possible uses of sources relating to slavery.

The symposium is organized by the Rijksmuseum, National Archives, and Royal Library of the Netherlands and will be in English.

Where: Online (link provided an hour before the start)
When: 23 April 2021, 1-4.30 PM Amsterdam time (GMT+1)
Language: English
Price: Free (registration required)

More information and registration

Slave camp in Suriname. Credits: Jacob Eduard van Heemskerck van Beest, collection Rijksmuseum (public domain)

About Yvette Hoitink

Yvette Hoitink, CG® is a board-certified genealogist in the Netherlands. She has been doing genealogy for almost 30 years. Her expertise is helping people from across the world find their ancestors in the Netherlands. Read about Yvette's professional genealogy services.

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