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The Netherlands

Koninkrijk der Nederlanden
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina, born 30 April, 1909, daughter of Queen Wilhelmina (born 31 Aug., 1880) and Prince Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (born 19 April, 1876, died 3 July, 1934); succeeded to the throne on the abdication of her mother (who assumed the title of Princess of the Netherlands), 4 Sept., 1948, and was enthroned on 6 Sept.; married to Prince Bernhard Leopold Frederik Eberhard Julius Coert Karel Godfried Pieter of Lippe-Biesterfeld (born 29 June, 1911), on 7 Jan., 1937. Offspring: Princess Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, born 31 Jan., 1938; Princess Irene Emma Elisabeth, born 5 Aug., 1939; Princess Margriet Francisca, born in Ottawa, 19 Jan., 1943; Princess Maria Christina, born 18 Feb., 1947.

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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information.—The ‘Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek’ at the Hague, is the official Netherlands statistical service; Director-General of statistics:—Dr. Ph. J. Idenburg.Google Scholar
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Other Official Publications

  1. Political and economic life in the Netherlands. (Government Information Service.) 4th ed. The Hague, 1950.Google Scholar
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Non-Official Publications

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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information.—The Algemeen Bureau voor de Statistiek in Paramaribo was established on 1 Jan., 1947. Its publications are still limited to trade statistics, and the annual’ synoptical Report of Government and State’ (2 parts, with explanation in English).Google Scholar
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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information. —A statistical office is being established under the supervision of the Administrator of Finance (4 Pietermaaiweg, Willemstad, Curaçao). Its mimeographed publications (on population, trade, cost of living, etc.) are obtainable on request.Google Scholar
  2. Curaçaos Verslag. 2 vols. Annual (latest issue, 1950).Google Scholar
  3. Oranje en de zes Caraibische parelen. Officieel gedenkboek ter gelegenheid van het gouden regeringsjubileum van H.M. Koningin Wilheimina, 1898–1948. Amsterdam. 1948.Google Scholar
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  9. Westerman (J. H.), Overzicht van de geologische en mijnbouwkundige kennis der Nederlandse Antillen. Amsterdam, 1949.Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1952

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