Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations


Here you will find web presentations that are intended to highlight a special collection, a particular aspect of a collection, or a new acquisition.
Henk Sneevliet
Henk Sneevliet, alias Maring (1883-1942): Mind and Heart for Revolutionary Socialism in Europe and AsiaOn June 29, 2009, an...
May Day and Textile Workers in Angola 1975
Photos by Frits EisenloeffelJournalist Frits Eisenloeffel visited Angola in 1975 and 1976 to witness the transfer of power...
War in Eritrea 1980
Photos by Frits EisenloeffelJournalist Frits Eisenloeffel was invited by the EPLF (Eritrean People's Liberation Front) to...
Elections and Migrant Workers in Namibia 1978
Photos by Frits EisenloeffelIn December 1978 Frits Eisenloeffel travelled to Namibia to report on the elections. The...
Posters European Elections
On the occasion of the elections for the European parliament in 2004 the IISH presented a sample of ten posters on earlier...
Season's Greetings
On these pages the IISH presents a small selection of images from the institute's collections related to Christmas and New...
Summer Holidays
In the history of the labour movement, having holidays, like anything else, is associated with struggle and organization....
Troelstra in beelden
Pieter Jelles Troelstra in beelden
Terugblik op het leven van Pieter Jelles Troelstra Get the flash player here:
Pieter Jelles Troelstra als volkstribuun