Het cortège van het Academiegebouw naar de Pieterskerk
Procession from the Academy Building to the St. Peter's Church.
In front the Beadle of the University Willem van Beelen, behind with chain the outgoing Rector prof. Paul van der Heijden, next to him the new Rector prof. Carel Stolker. Between the two Rec…
Lorentz was the famous Dutch physicist and Nobel-prize winner. This stone can be found in his house on the Hooigracht (Hay Canal), then a beautiful and quiet street (the canal had already been filled), now a street busy with cars and buses.
The Parool newspaper with a memorial piece about Karel van het Reve
Karel van het Reve died on March 4, 1999
He was one of the best Dutch essayist and a professor at Leiden University, famous for going against the grain and combatting fashionable thoughts.
The Parool newspaper was "his" newspaper, he wrote columns for thi…