The Fall of New Amsterdam, by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris. Peter Stuyvesant (left of center, with wooden leg) stands on shore among residents of New Amsterdam who plead with him not to fire on the English warships.
Map of New Amsterdam, 1660. Magdalena Dircks-Rosencrantz is my 10th great-grandmother, Christine Vigne-Volckertszens (11th) was her mother. Christine's mother (12th) was married to Jan Jansen Damen, Christine's step-father.
"New Amsterdam" Rubber Stair Treads
Carillón de viento de botella de Vodka Sky reciclado
Carillón de viento de botella de Vodka de reciclado New Amsterdam
Quadruple Plate Tea Set, New Amsterdam Silver. Vintage. Tea Pot, Sugar, Creamer. Grey. Victorian. Home Decor. Ornate Serving. Antique
Quadruple Plate Tea Set New Amsterdam Silver. Vintage. Tea
A remarkable discovery, this is the second earliest published, and the earliest obtainable, view of New York City (the earliest being Joost Hartgers unobtainable view of 1651). Issued around 1653 by the Dutch cartographer Joannes Blaeu, this view details the southern tip of Manhattan, then New Amsterdam (Nieuw Amsterdam), as it appeared under the Dutch colonial government.