EXPATS, ARCHIVES ANDTHE SIGNIFICANCE OFTHE EACIN EXPATRIATE HISTORYCorien GlaudemansMunicipal Archive of The Hague
GemeenteDenHaagWhat is an expatriate?
GemeenteDenHaagThe historical and socialimportance of sourcedocuments produced byand about expatriates
GemeenteDenHaagThe collection of the EAC comprises:1 Archives and documents produced by and aboutexpats and expat organisa...
GemeenteDenHaagThe origins of theExpatriate Archive Centre
GemeenteDenHaagTIME LINE2008
GemeenteDenHaagExpatriate Archive CentreParamaribostraat 20-22
GemeenteDenHaagOpening EAC10 April 2008City Hall The Hague
GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats exactly,whose records are included in the EACarchives?
GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats in the EAC? (1)1 Economic expats, who have been posted by theiremployer2 Economic expa...
GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats in the EAC? (2)6 Religious expats and missionaries7 Expatriate athletes8 Cultural expa...
GemeenteDenHaagPromoting researchin the EAC
GemeenteDenHaagA few examples fromdaily practice:Example 1the Willis story
GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 2KLM and the Verkerk family
GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 3International harbourworks constructors -The Van Wettum-Meinders...
GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 4The Outpost archives
GemeenteDenHaagThe future:The EAC as the preeminentportal for research on thehistory of expats
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Expats, archives and the significance of the Expatriate Archive Centre in expatriate history. Presented by Dr. Corien Glaudemans, Senior Researcher at the Municipal Archive of The Hague. From the symposium "The Expatriate Experience: Past and Present", held in The Hague on 11th April 2013.

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Expats, archives and the significance of the Expatriate Archive Centre in expatriate history by Dr. Corien Glaudemans

  1. 1. EXPATS, ARCHIVES ANDTHE SIGNIFICANCE OFTHE EACIN EXPATRIATE HISTORYCorien GlaudemansMunicipal Archive of The Hague
  2. 2. GemeenteDenHaagWhat is an expatriate?
  3. 3. GemeenteDenHaagThe historical and socialimportance of sourcedocuments produced byand about expatriates
  4. 4. GemeenteDenHaagThe collection of the EAC comprises:1 Archives and documents produced by and aboutexpats and expat organisations2 Stories by expats about their life as an expat3 A library and a collection of visual documentscontaining information on expats past and present4 Digital sources (weblogs and websites)
  5. 5. GemeenteDenHaagThe origins of theExpatriate Archive Centre
  6. 6. GemeenteDenHaagTIME LINE2008
  7. 7. GemeenteDenHaagExpatriate Archive CentreParamaribostraat 20-22
  8. 8. GemeenteDenHaagOpening EAC10 April 2008City Hall The Hague
  9. 9. GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats exactly,whose records are included in the EACarchives?
  10. 10. GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats in the EAC? (1)1 Economic expats, who have been posted by theiremployer2 Economic expats in search of work3 Expats working in diplomatic service and othergovernment employees, such as those working forembassies, United Nations or government bodiesthat post non-diplomatic staff4 Intellectual expats5 Foreign aid workers and NGO staff working abroad
  11. 11. GemeenteDenHaagWho are these expats in the EAC? (2)6 Religious expats and missionaries7 Expatriate athletes8 Cultural expats9 Military personnel who have been sent on apeacekeeping mission or posted abroad10 The partners and children of expats
  12. 12. GemeenteDenHaagPromoting researchin the EAC
  13. 13. GemeenteDenHaagA few examples fromdaily practice:Example 1the Willis story
  14. 14. GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 2KLM and the Verkerk family
  15. 15. GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 3International harbourworks constructors -The Van Wettum-Meindersma Family
  16. 16. GemeenteDenHaagA few examplesfrom daily practice:Example 4The Outpost archives
  17. 17. GemeenteDenHaagThe future:The EAC as the preeminentportal for research on thehistory of expats

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