Welcome to the New Amsterdam History Center Workspace Site.
Materials on this site are made available for all participants in the process of helping to create a site that will present visitors with a Virtual Tour of New Amsterdam.

If you have questions about the material on the site, or wish to make suggestions for additions to the site, please contact:

Castello Plan Images

Castello Plan by Johannes Vingboons after Jacques Cortelyou 1665-1670
Castello Plan Redrawn in 1913
Castello Plan from the Legend of New Amsterdam

"New Amsterdam in 1660” by Henry Stoessel. 1983.043.0001.
Gift of Janet Schaefer. Photographs of the painting are courtesy of the South Street Seaport Museum , New York , New York

http://maps.yahoo.com/mapmixer?lid=77c9df17&pg=view --Redraft of the Castello Plan New Amsterdam in 1660

http://www.ekamper.net/newamsterdam Dr. Peter Ekamper, affilated with the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute in the Netherlands is currently working on a virtual map of the Castello Plan. Information from this workspace site has been utilized in some of his data. Visit the link for more info. To reach Dr. Ekamper email: ekamper@castelloplan.net .

The World of Peter Stuyvesant - Panorama
Published by the Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029
In Co-operation with the New York State Council on the Arts
Photography made possible by a gift from Firth Haring Fabend

Images of New Amsterdam

http://www.lftantillo.com/ - Paintings by Len Tantillo

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:New_Amsterdam_1684_Visscher.jpg – Drawing by Adrian van der Donck,1648  

New Amsterdam , Johannes Vingboons

Related Maps and Images



http://collections.frick.org/OBJ*1$9197*814423 -- Dutch Paintings at the Frick.

www.maap.columbia.edu --Mapping the African American Past.  The site uses audio, and maps and images to show historic sites in NYC related to African American history, starting in 1632. We hope it helps to generate ideas on presentation options for the Virtual New Amsterdam.


http://beatl.barnard.columbia.edu/rothschild/1.htm - Archaeology of New Amsterdam