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Ms W.H.A.M. (Wilma) van den Brink MA

Library of the UvA
University Library
Photographer: CvdV

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  • Spuistraat 134
  • Room number:201-D
Postal address
  • Postbus 19185
    1000 GD Amsterdam
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    Subject Librarian History & American Studies


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  • About me

    I received my MA degree at the VU University (Economic and Social History) in 2008. My thesis focussed on the impact of modern economic growth on the prostitution market in Haarlem, 1850-1900. 


    • 2018 - ....         Subject Librarian History & American studies 
    • 2018 - ...         Chairman Research & Education of the Royal Dutch Association for Information Professionals (KNVI)


    Interview Family Tree Magazine on my presentatie at the Secret Lives Conference (August 2018).

  • Publications


    • van den Brink, W. (2010). Zedelijk Haarlem. In K. Matthijs, B. Van de Putte, J. Kok, & H. Bras (Eds.), Leven in de lage landen: Historisch-demografisch onderzoek in Nederland en Vlaanderen (Vol. 1, pp. 271-291). Leuven: Acco.


    • van den Brink, W. (2013). Alle bordelen zijn van Moeder Kee: de succesvolste bordeelhoudster van Haarlem in de tweede helft van de negentiende eeuw. In Haerlem jaarboek (Vol. 84, pp. 134-151). Haarlem.
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