Photos from the National Archives of the Netherlands

Here you will find photos from the National Archives of the Netherlands. The main part of the photos were done in the the first half of the last century. In addition to this, you will see some pics made in the colony of this State and other countries, where Dutch travelers were.

Balls of paper - the main fuel in winter 1940, Netherlands.

Balls of paper – the main fuel in winter 1940, Netherlands.

Archaeologists, accompanied by police, Syria, 1930.

Archaeologists, accompanied by police, Syria, 1930.

A policeman on a camel, Egypt, 1935.

A policeman on a camel, Egypt, 1935.

Boy in a tobacco factory, 1941.

Boy in a tobacco factory, 1941.

Boys woven a rug in Jaipur, India, 1954.

Boys woven a rug in Jaipur, India, 1954.

Carnival in the Netherlands, 1911.

Carnival in the Netherlands, 1911.

Children work in the pottery, Gouda, 1913.

Children work in the pottery, Gouda, 1913.

Courtyard of the harem, Tripoli, Libya, 1911.

Courtyard of the harem, Tripoli, Libya, 1911.

English cavalry in Somalia in 1913.

English cavalry in Somalia in 1913.

Gathering asparagus, Bergen op Zoom, 1911.

Gathering asparagus, Bergen op Zoom, 1911.