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Books/Articles

Aberson, Jan L. From the Prairies With Hope. Canadian Plains Research Centre
University of Regina, Regina, 1998.

Bowen, Kurt. “Immigration and the Growth of the Dutch Community. The Postwar Wave
and Its Predecessors.” (unpublished manuscript).

Curtis, Herb. The Scholten Story. Oromocto, N.B., 1996.

De Jong, Gerald. The Dutch in America 1609-1974. Boston: Twayne Publishers. 1974.

Delleman, Paul. The Dutch in Canada. Owen Sound, Ontario: Paul and Peter Pub. 2000.

Duivenvoorden Mitic, Trudy. Canadian By Choice. Hantsport, Nova Scotia: Lancelot
Press Ltd. 1988.

Elliot, Una. “Comparative Roles of People of Italian and Netherlandish Origin In the
Creation of a Homogenous Population in the City of London” MA Thesis.
University of Western Ontario. 1964.

Ganzevoort, Herman. A Dutch Homesteader on the Prairies: the Letters of Willem de
Gelder 1910-13. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1973.

Ganzevoort, Herman. The Last Illusion, Letters from Dutch Immigrants in the “Land of
Opportunity” 1924-1930. Calgary: University of Calgary Press. 1999.

Ganzevoort, Herman. A Bittersweet Land: The Dutch Experience in Canada 1890-1980.
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart. 1988.

Ganzevoort, Herman and Mark Boekelman. Dutch Immigration to North America. Eds.
Toronto: Multicultural History Society of Ontario. 1983.

Gerrits, G.H. They Farmed Well The Dutch-Canadian Agricultural Community in Nova
Scotia 1945-1995. Kentville, Nova Scotia: Vinland Press. 1996.

Gerrits, G.H. Dutch Peoples of the Maritimes. Tantallon , Nova Scotia: Four East
Publications. 2000.

Ginn, Edith M. “Rural Dutch Immigrants in the Lower Fraser Valley” MA Thesis.
University of British Columbia. 1967.

Hofman, Tymen E. The Strength of Their Years The Story of a Pioneer Community. St.
Catherines, Ontario: Knight Publishing Ltd. 1983.

Hofstede, B.P. Thwarted Exodus. Post-War Overseas Migration From the Netherlands.
Martinus Nijhoff. The Hague. 1964.

Hoonard, Will. C. van den. Silent Ethnicity. The Dutch of New Brunswick. Fredericton,
New Brunswick: New Ireland Press. 1991.

Horn, Michiel. Becoming Canadian: Memoirs of an Invisible Immigrant. Toronto:
University of Toronto Press. 1997.

Ishwaran, K. Family, Kinship and Community: A Study of Dutch Canadians: a
developmental approach Toronto: McGraw Hill Ryerson. 1977.

Kaufman, D. (ed.) & Horn, H. A Liberation Album: Canadians in the Netherlands
1944-45. Toronto: McGraw Hill Ryerson. 1980.

Krijff, J. Th. J. 100 Years Ago – Dutch Immigration to Manitoba in 1893. Windsor,
Ontario: Electa Press. 1993

Kroes, Rob and Henk-Otto Neuschaefer, eds. The Dutch in North America Their
Immigration and cultural continuity. Amsterdam. 1991.

Lowensteyn, J.H. “A Social History of the Dutch in Quebec” MA Thesis. Concordia
University. 1986.

Lucas, Henry Stephen. Netherlanders in America: Dutch Immigration to the United
States and Canada 1789-1950. Ann Arbour: University of Michigan Press. 1955.

MacLean, Ray. Canadians from Holland – A Generation Later. Halifax: International
Education Centre, Saint Mary’s University. 1981.

Magee, Joan. A Dutch Heritage. Toronto: Dundurn. 1987.

Magocsi, Paul. Ed. Encyclopedia of Canada’s Peoples. Toronto: University of Toronto
Press. 1999.

Oosterman, Gordon. Et al. To Find a Better Life: Aspects of Dutch Immigration to
Canada and the United States 1920-1970 Grand Rapids: National Union of
Christian Schools. 1975.

Petersen, William. Planned Migration. The Social Determinants of the Dutch –Canadian
Movement. Berkeley: University of California Press. 1955.

Rains, Olga. We Became Canadians. Peterborough, Ontario: O. Rains. C.1984.
Richmond, A.H. Post-War Immigrants in Canada.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1967.

Sas, A. “Dutch Migration to and Settlement in Canada 1945-1955.” Unpublished
doctoral dissertation. Clark University. 1957.

Schryer, Frans J. The Netherlandic Presence in Ontario – Pillars, Class and Dutch
Ethnicity. Waterloo, Ontario: Sir Wilfred Laurier University Press. 1998.

Sinnema, Donald. The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta: letters from the pioneer years
1903-1914. Calgary: University of Calgary Press. 2005.

Sutherland, Ira M. "Clement Township: Its History and Its People 1783 – 1870"
MA Thesis, Acadia University, 1957

Van Arragon Hutten, Anne. Uprooted Dutch Immigrant Children in Canada 1947-1959.
Kentville, Nova Scotia: North Mountain Press. 2001.

Van den Hoonaard, Will C. Silent Ethnicity: The Dutch of New Brunswick. Fredericton,
New Brunswick, 1991.

Van der Mey, Albert and Marten A. Mol. The Dutch Touch in Ontario. Aurora, Ontario:
M.A. Mol & Associates Ltd. 1997.

Van der Mey, Albert. To All Our Children The Story of the Postwar Dutch Immigration
to Canada. Jordan Station, Ontario: Paideia Press. 1983.

VanVliet, Brigitte. We Came, We Saw, We Stayed. Published by the Dutch Canadian
Association of Prince Edward Island. 1990.