Huub Sanders

02 November 2018 - 15:00


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MA Leiden University 1980, PhD Free University Amsterdam 2019. IISH research staff member for collection development. Responsible for International Organizations. Involved in the restitution of Dutch archives from Russia.

From 2000 up to 2010 responsible for collection development Image and Sound archives in the Institute. From 2004 up to 2010 Editorial secretary Tijdschrift voor Sociale en Economische Geschiedenis.

Interested in the history of the archives of social movements, in particular the history of the IISH collection development. Involved in the project on the historical background of the Institute's collections ('The Memory of the IISH'). In this framework finished a PhD thesis on the history of collection development within the field of Social History, in particular within the IISH in 2019.

As of 2014 chairman of the 'Friends of the IISH'.

ISH Staff | Huub Sanders | Photo by Martin van Welzen