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Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte, President of the Council of Hope College, and Rev. Abel T. Steward, Secretary, authorize the sale of property in Neuzen, Kadaster, in the Netherlands. The document does not state how Hope College came into possession of this property. The property is 570 square meters and a dwelling is on the property.

Date

2-7-1872

City

Holland, Michigan

Notes

In Dutch; translation by Dr. Henry ten Hoor.

Description of the document and reference to the collection at Calvin College Archives by Dr. Elton J. Bruins.

About the collection:

Elton J. Bruins, long-time professor in the Department of Religion at Hope College, spent years collecting documents by and about Albertus C. Van Raalte, founder of Holland, Michigan and early patron of Hope College. Documents were gathered from dozens of public and private collections, making a nearly exhaustive collection of Van Raalte's writings and reflections. It is these documents that make up the "Van Raalte Papers."

Source

The original documents are held in the Albertus C. Van Raalte Collection (M300) or the Dirk B.K. Van Raalte Collection (M301) in Heritage Hall, Hekman Library, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, MI. The Van Raalte material in Heritage Hall has since been reorganized.

https://archives.calvin.edu/index.php?p=collections/findingaid&id=264&q=

https://archives.calvin.edu/index.php?p=collections/findingaid&id=262&q=

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This digitized material is intended for personal research/study only. The original documents may not be reproduced for commercial use in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without permission in writing from Heritage Hall at Calvin University. Contact the Curator at Heritage Hall.

Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte, President of the Council of Hope College, and Rev. Abel T. Steward, Secretary, Authorize the Sale of Property in Neuzen, Kadaster, in the Netherlands

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