/ Joint Archives of Holland

Archival Collections

Discover priceless materials on innumerable subjects.

The Joint Archives, a department of Hope College's Van Wylen Library, is the consolidation of the archival collections of Hope College, Western Theological Seminary and other organizations that contract for archival services.

College Publications

Works and writings from Hope College students and administrative offices. Materials are held in Digital Commons, the online institutional repository.

Historical Records

Papers, manuscripts and sound recordings dating from 1866.

  • Digital Commons: an online institutional repository that provides access to the scholarly and creative works of the Hope College community
  • Finding Aids: a database of non-digitized materials held at the Theil Research Center
  • Newspapers: selected periodicals issued in West Michigan and the Netherlands
  • Oral Histories: recorded interviews with important figures, famous and obscure
Image Collections

The Joint Archives' digital images are hosted on CONTENTdm. To use these pictures in your own work, please consult our Image Reproduction Guidelines.