Our New Permanent Library

161 W. 86th Street – Unit 1AW
New York, NY 10024
by appointment

The Holland Society is delighted that with the purchase of our new permanent home on the Upper West Side, we are able to bring back our library. Beginning in the fall of 2024, the following publications and reference books will be available for perusal by researchers and members.

If you’d like to see any of them, please make an appointment to visit us. These books may not leave our premises. Please contact us for information on additional books that may be in our archives.


Holland Society PublicationsAuthorYear
Records of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, Volume 1David William Voorhees, ed. and trans.(1998)
Records of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of Flatbush, Kings County, New York: Volume II Midwood Deacon’s AccountsDavid William Voorhees, ed. and trans.1654-1709 . (2010)
Index to de Halve Maen, Volumes 52-79Patricia Law Hatcher FASG, compiler1977-2006 . (2007)
Incorporating the index of volumes 52-61
The index of obituaries by Louis Duermyer for volumes 1-51
Roger D. Joslyn, FASG1990


Earlier PublicationsAuthorYear
Year Books of the Holland Society of New YorkThe Holland Society of New York1886-1922, 1937
The Holland Society: The Pilgrimage of a Jovial Band of Worthy Dutchmen(1886)
A Glimpse of Holland in 1888: A Journal narrative of the Visit of the NetherlandsSheldon Thompson Viele(1890)
Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New … by First Reformed ChurchJoost van den Vondel, Leonard Charles Van Noppen, John Aarts, Gerrit Kalff, Vondel’s Lucifer(Hackensack, N.J.) (1891)
(New York, 1898)
Some Early Records of the Lutheran Church, New York, 1704-1772Theodore M. Banta, ed(1903)
The Dutch records of Kingston, Ulster County, New York(Esopus, Wildwyck, Swanenburgh, Kingston), ed., Dingman Versteeg(1912)
Baptismal Register of the Bergen Reformed Church 1666-1788Edward Van Winkle, ed.,(Jersey City, 1913)
Records of Domine Henricus Selyns of New York, 1686-7Garret Abeel, William Leverich Brower, Edward Van Winkle(New York, 1916)
Addresses Before the Holland Society of New YorkHenry Van Dyke(1921)
Dutch Houses in the Hudson Valley Before 1776Helen Wilkinson Reynolds(1929)
Pre-revolutionary Dutch Houses and Families in Northern New JerseyRosalie Fellows Bailey(1936)
Chronicle of the Burgher Guard, the Holland Society of New York by Holland Society of New York Dutch in the United StatesR. H. Amerman(1956)
Records of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of BergenDingman Versteeg, Thomas Edward Vermilye, Nicholas Garretson Vreeland, Bergen Records

Dutch, Charles T. Gehring, ed

(1977 ff.)
Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York: Excerpted from Yearbooks of the Holland Society of New YorkLouis Duermyer, ed1683-1809 (1978)
New York Historical Manuscripts, EnglishPeter R. Christoph, Florence A. Christoph, Kenneth Scott, Holland Society of New York – New York (State) – 1664 vol. [1]

Peter Christoph, vols. [2]-[3] edited by P.R. Christoph and F.A. Christoph; v. [4] edited by Kenneth Scott; v. [5] edited by Peter R. Christoph and Florence A. Christoph.
(1982- )
Minutes of the Mayors Court of New York, 1674-1675Kenneth Scott, ed.(1983)
The Holland Society: A Centennial History, 1885-1985David William Voorhees(New York, 1985)
Index to Baptismal Surnames in the Reformed Churches of Claverack, CortlandtBarbara Willemann Stankowski and Harry Macy(1990)
The Holland Society of New York Map Project: Index of Domine Selyn’sFrancis W. Sloat(1996)
The Holland Society Archives: Church Records & Related Cemetery InscriptionsTunis G. Bergen, Arthur H. Van Brunt and Frank Hasbrouck(Ridgewood Press, 1997)