See if we have what you need in our main manuscript collection, photo, topical, biographical or business files. Several indexes are also on-line. Start your search.


Contact the Archivist with your reference question.

quarterly newsletter

Builders of Fine Mahogany Boats

Read about the history of Grand-Craft boats in the latest issue of the Joint Archives of Holland Quarterly newsletter.


Learn more about the Association for the Advancement of Dutch-American Studies which hosts biennial conferences on Dutch American topics and publishes a newsletter.

Are you interested in an AADAS membership?

records management

The Joint Archives of Holland administers Hope College's records retention program overseeing transfer, storage, preservation, reference use of inactive records, and timely destruction of outdated records.

oral interviews

The large collection of oral histories housed at the Joint Archives of Holland was initiated in 1977 with the help of Dr. Elton Bruins of Hope College and continued as a summer project until 2003. Along the way, many other interviews have also been recorded as opportunities arose. Click here to see the list of available interviews.

Holland Area Historical Society

Holland Area Historical Society

Check back soon for a listing of our upcoming programs!

View the 2013-2014 Holland Area Historical Society schedule. If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our Membership Information page.

Joint Archives of Holland

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