This site is an excellent resource for information and further sources for researching your Dutch roots, both in Nieuw Amsterdam and in The Netherlands. History, culture, and even pronunciation of Dutch names for objects, places.
Queen Wilhelmina wearing her Wedding Gift Sapphire and Diamond Tiara - 1901 - gift by the people ot the Netherlands for her wedding - over 800 sapphires and diamonds - large square-cut diamond in the center from the Golkanda mine in India
MARCH Crown Princess Beatrix and Claus von Amsberg particpated in both civil and religious services on their wedding day. Beatrix wore the Wittumberg Tiara. They became the parents of Prince Willem-Alexander in April