August 21st, 2009
Video: From Hudson to Beverwyck

Janny Venema of the New Netherland Project narrates the passage from Henry Hudson’s travels through the development of Rensselaerswyck to the establishment of Beverwyck, a trading community located in the area of present-day Albany.

The year 2009 marks the 400th anniversary of explorer Henry Hudson's voyage to New York State and the river that bears his name. Check out the links below for more information about Dutch New York and happenings in and around the state during New York's quadricentennial.