Founder and leader of the Dutch colony in Holland, Michigan; minister of the Reformed Church in America. Deeds, ministerial papers; correspondence with Lewis Cass, Charles Stitt, Philip Phelps, his son Benjamin Van Raalte and Alexander Hartgerink; clippings, bibliography, photos, obituaries, land purchases from local Ottawa Indians, biographical data including genealogies and a DVD of the 2011 play by Max Bush in honor of the bicentennial of his birth, Vision of a New Life and production photographs.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0174. Van Raalte, Albertus Christiaan (1811-1876). Papers, 1842-2011. 2.00 linear ft." (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 7.
February 27, 2012.