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Archive Middelburgsche Commercie Compagnie (MCC)

Documentary heritage submitted by the Netherlands, Curacao and Suriname and recommended for inclusion in the Memory of the World Register in 2011.

The Archive of the Middelburgsche Commercie Compagnie (MCC) ( the archives of the Trade Company of Middelburg), are both a unique and, from a global perspective, crucial collection of documentary heritage, that allows a greater understanding of the Slave trade in the so-called triangle trade from Middelburg, the capital of the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands, across the Atlantic in the 18th century (1730-1800).

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