Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

 Dagh-register van ‘tgene hier in Batavia ‘tsedert Primo January 1624 gepasseert is gelyck mede verscheyden tydingen van andere Qartieren becomen et cetera
(2,011 words)



‘Daily account of what has taken place here in Batavia since 1 January 1624, as well as some reports about other settlements’

Dagh-register

Date: 1624-1799

Original Language: Dutch

Description

On 6 December 1621, Governor General Jan Pieterszoon Coen ordered all settlements of the VOC to keep a diary (Dagh-register) of important events. This was to include reports about local politics and trade rivals, especially the British but also the French, Danish, Portuguese, Gujara…

Cite this page
Steenbrink, Karel, “ Dagh-register van ‘tgene hier in Batavia ‘tsedert Primo January 1624 gepasseert is gelyck mede verscheyden tydingen van andere Qartieren becomen et cetera”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28996>



▲   Back to top   ▲